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Twitter bans political ads — which side does this help? | Tech Wash

Jack Dorsey has quite the sense of timing. Just minutes before Facebook was set to announce its latest set of financial results the Twitter chief executive suddenly grabbed all the headlines by announcing that his company will no longer accept political advertising. Political reach, he said, should be earned and not bought. And that decision has refocused attention on Facebook’s...

PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode September 22, 2019

>>Thompson: ON THIS EDITION FOR SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22: PRESIDENT TRUMP HITS THE ROAD AND INTERNATIONAL ISSUES ARE CENTER STAGE. AND IN OUR SIGNATURE SEGMENT: WHAT PERU IS DOING TO REFORM THE GOLD MINING INDUSTRY. NEXT ON “PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND.”FROM THE TISCH WNET STUDIOS ATLINCOLN CENTER IN NEW YORK,MEGAN THOMPSON.>>Thompson: GOOD EVENING AND THANK YOU FOR JOINING US. PRESIDENT TRUMP IS...

Washington Week | Discussing the intersection of politics and the environment | PBS

ROBERT COSTA: Fires in the Amazon rainforest to the receding white ice of the Arctic. Climate change confronts global leaders. This is the Washington Week Extra. Hello. I’m Robert Costa. Tonight we discuss the increasingly urgent intersection of politics and the environment. It was a week of promises, acrimony, and environmental upheaval. G-7 countries pledged 20 million (dollars) to help...