The Trump administration's attempts to ban TikTok and other Chinese technologies sets a dangerous precedent for internet regulation.
Should every country have the right to impose its own laws governing the internet on the rest of the world? If so, the internet could become almost unrecognisable.
Private companies – many based in the US – are blocking access to their websites from particular countries around the world. It's contributing to a splintering of the global internet.
Locals laws and norms are breaking up the internet as we know it.