India’s Rahul Gandhi Says His Twitter Following Was Squashed by Modi Government

NEW DELHI— Rahul Gandhi, one of India’s most prominent opposition politicians, has written to Twitter Inc.’s chief executive alleging he is the victim of a government campaign to limit his ability to attract followers on the platform, throwing a fresh spotlight on how New Delhi polices US social media companies. In the Dec. 27 letter, … Read more

Twitter suspends Wordle account that ruined the game for players

Wordle has become a global phenomenon this month, partly as people share their results on social media such as Twitter. Photo: Stefani Reynolds/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Twitter Inc. TWTR -1.61% said it had suspended an account that attempted to spoil the results of the online word game Wordle by tweeting what it believes were future responses … Read more

Unions, states and parents fight over new laws on history lessons, books

Jennifer Given took legal advice this fall before teaching world history to 10th graders in New Hampshire to avoid violating a new state law limiting what she can teach. Breaking the law could end her teaching career. Ms. Given said she is concerned that teaching materials about the transatlantic slave trade, or Christopher Columbus and … Read more