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Jordan Schneider discussed concerns about ByteDance’s commitment to transparency. Schneider also discussed the apparent access by ByteDance’s China-based employees to the data of American TikTok users, plans that ByteDance intended to track the location of specific American users, the influence of the Chinese Communist Party over the company and app, and more.

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Jordan Schneider is the host of the ChinaTalk podcast and newsletter. He previously worked at Kwai, Bridgewater and the Eurasia Group. His Chinese landscape paintings "show promise."

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