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THE chief executive of Newsquest has called for government support of high-quality journalism, arguing that it should be put on a par with other creative arts.

Henry Faure Walker said that other economies including Denmark and Canada has invested multi millions to help regional journalism tackle Facebook and Google and their multibillion digital advertising budgets.

He has a point

Cosmetics brand Lush is quitting social media as it explained on Twitter that it was “making it harder” for the brand to communicate with its consumers. “We are tired of fighting with algorithms, and we do not want to pay to appear in your newsfeed,” reads the first of several tweets. Lush isn’t the first, and possibly won’t be the last major brand to moderate