Last week the Supreme Court ruled that convicted sex offenders can’t be barred from social media, as that would violate their free speech rights.
It made news last week when ExxonMobil, along with a slate of other big companies, including other oil giants, backed a plan for a substantial, rising US carbon tax. The plan was put forward by the Climate Leadership Council, a new group that is seeking a bipartisan path forward on climate policy.
The reign of cable television is officially over. The largest cable-TV providers in the US now have fewer combined subscribers than the streaming service Netflix. At the end of March 2017, cable TV had a combined 48.6 million subscribers in the US, versus 50.