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Source: Coronavirus News  Mar 03, 2020  4 years, 1 month, 2 weeks, 2 days, 10 hours, 18 minutes ago

WHO Announces Collaboration With Tik Tok For Coronavirus Information. Can They Even Get Any Lower?

WHO Announces Collaboration With Tik Tok For Coronavirus Information. Can They Even Get Any Lower?
Source: Coronavirus News  Mar 03, 2020  4 years, 1 month, 2 weeks, 2 days, 10 hours, 18 minutes ago
The World Health Organization, a ‘paper tiger’ organization that many are wondering  if it is ‘owned‘ by China, has now announced that it now collaborating with a social media company that is based in China called Tik Tok to disseminate information on the coronavirus.


 
Many have described the platform as being only for the ‘intellectually challenged’ that have short attention spans and have a 'fetish' for  ‘garbage content’. (Countries that have the highest followers also reflect the educational levels and backwardness of certain segments of its populations,). India was one of the proactive countries that banned it in April 2019 on grounds that that site sometimes promotes indecent content, pornography and misinformation while a few other countries have also followed suit. Strangely WHO seems to be wanting to assist the Chinese company. It was not mentioned if any monetary payments are involved to either side.
 
Though there has been lots of fake news and misinformation by miscreants with regards to the coronavirus which in some cases can even endanger lives, Facebook, Twitter, Google etc have been trying their best to curtail such information online with the help of various fact checkers and also the AFP newswire agency.
 
Many countries are also using their government agencies to monitor such information with laws in place to prosec