The boss of Channel 4 believes social media is fuelling the dangerous divides in our society. C4 chief exec Alex Mahon says our tendency to live in weird online “bubbles” is now a serious problem. Right on cue, Keir Starmer has accused Rishi Sunak of living in a one-man social media bubble – saying his Budget would “look better on Instagram”. It comes as the EU accused Boris Johnson of living in a bubble, after Downing Street revealed it would float off and do entirely its own thing on protocol grace periods.
Inside the bubble
Political editor Andrew Woodcock on what to look out for today:
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