The WeChat Ban and National Cyber Strategy

NOTE: The ban on WeChat was blocked for violating freedom of speech. For the millions of Chinese in the diaspora Trump’s WeChat ban has created a problem only the software grey market can solve. WeChat is almost an existential requirement. It’s the only messaging app the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) allows, making it the only […]


This entry originally appeared at gru.gq/2020/09/22/the-wechat-ban-and-national-cyber-strategy, and may be a summary or abridged version.