TikTok Confirms They Suppressed Videos by Disabled, Fat, and/or LGBT Creators

This is Niche Culture. In this column, we regularly cover anime, geek culture, and things related to video games. Please leave feedback and let us know if there’s something you want us to cover! TikTok, the social networking video network app, has admitted they suppressed content from users they assumed to be “vulnerable to cyberbullying.” The staff behind the company implemented a set of policies that suppressed the reach of content by users they noted as having: autism, down syndrome, facial disfigurement, obesity, and more. German outlet Netzpolitik reported that…

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