Apple’s internal documents reveal that Tim Cook signed a secret $275 billion deal with the Chinese Communist Party. There is nothing wrong with businessmen pursuing profits, but the key is that Apple is providing users’ data to the CCP. It’s also helping the CCP advance its technologies. Apple has gone to great lengths to defend user privacy against the FBI and the U.S. government. This is the contrast that surprised people. But what Apple actually gets out of this might not be what you imagine.