Texas Legislature advances social media “censorship” bill

Texas is about to make it illegal for big social media companies to ban users based on their political viewpoints. The Texas House voted 78-42 on Thursday to back an amended version of House Bill 20, which the Senate passed in a 17-14 vote Tuesday. The legislation, now on its way to the governor’s desk,… Continue reading Texas Legislature advances social media “censorship” bill

A virus unfettered among the unvaccinated

Editor’s note: If you’d like an email notice whenever we publish Ross Ramsey’s column, click here. If you would like to listen to the column, just click on the play button below. (Audio unavailable. Click here to listen on texastribune.org.) At this time last year, we were at what was then a peak in COVID-19… Continue reading A virus unfettered among the unvaccinated