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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...

UK Supreme Court rules against Boris Johnson – what happens next? | FT

LIONEL BARBER: Britain’s Supreme Court has delivered a devastating defeat to Boris Johnson. In a unanimous ruling, 11 judges have ruled that his decision to suspend Parliament, which was deliberating on Brexit, was unlawful. Here with me is Matthew Garrahan, the News Editor, to discuss this, frankly, epic moment in the history of Britain as a constitutional democracy. MATT GARRAHAN:...

The Government Shutdown Faces Lawsuits Over ‘Involuntary Servitude’

The government shutdown is now the longest on record and there’s no end in sight, Democrats won’t budge on providing more than 1.3 billion dollars for President Trump’s border wall. No president should pound the table and demand he gets his way or else the government shuts down. And President Trump won’t consider any proposal from the Democrats without more...