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Deciding what kind of content would be classified as ‘anti-Semitic’ will likely prove difficult for TikTok’s censors. Soros’ power and political influence, for example, are well documented, yet his defenders have frequently accused his critics of anti-Semitism, no matter their intent. Likewise, the definition of “white nationalism” is constantly shifting, and can mean anything from support for a Caucasian ethnostate, to support for President Donald Trump.
The Chinese-owned company did not provide any examples of content that would be forbidden.
In implementing the new rules, TikTok joins Facebook and Twitter, both of which clamped down on anti-Semitism and conspiracy theories in recent weeks.
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