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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg gave a speech at Georgetown University in mid-October.

Amid ongoing criticism, Facebook is considering using a label to let people know that political ads aren’t fact-checked

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg believes that his company shouldn't fact-check political ads that run on its platform.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg gave a speech at Georgetown University in mid-October.

Mark Zuckerberg’s nonanswer about his secret dinner with Trump perfectly illustrates why his views about political speech are under fire

Mark Zuckerberg cares deeply about political speech being publicly available — except when he's dining with President Donald Trump, apparently.
US President Donald Trump, left, and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, right.

Mark Zuckerberg had a secret dinner with Trump in October, and he really doesn’t want to share what they talked about

Mark Zuckerberg answered questions about his private October dinner with President Donald Trump for the first time, but he didn't share much.
Twitter will not allow ads from politicians on its platform.

Twitter will ban all politicians from advertising on its platform, but it will make a few exceptions for news publishers and causes

Twitter's policy bans ads mentioning political candidates, elections, and ballot measures, but exempts news publishers and certain “cause-based" ads.
Adam Mosseri.

In a surprising twist, a Facebook executive tweeted in agreement with Elizabeth Warren on an aspect of political ads

Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Facebook executives have been feuding over everything from false political ads to the future of big tech.
Protesters at the 2018 Pride Parade in San Francisco. At the time, protesters took issue with the company's name policy.

Facebook decided an LGBTQ clinic’s ads promoting HIV prevention were ‘political,’ and blocked the ads until the clinic cleared an au...

An LGBTQ-focused health center tried to run ads on Facebook promoting HIV prevention but said Facebook blocked the ads for violating its rules.
Michael Douglas plays the US president in 1995's "The American President."

Mark Zuckerberg hits back at ‘The Social Network’ screenwriter with his own words: ‘America isn’t easy’

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg hit back at criticism from "The Social Network" screenwriter Aaron Sorkin with Sorkin's own words.
Twitter chief executive officer Jack Dorsey takes his seat as he arrives for a House Committee on Energy and Commerce hearing about Twitter's transparency and accountability.

Twitter’s ban on political ads is a ‘bold statement’ and ratchets up the pressure on Facebook amid harsh criticism over its toleranc...

The change won't cost Twitter very much, but it saves them a lot of future headaches and puts pressure on its competitors, Facebook and Google.