Amid global chaos and uncertainty, Instagram offers up the world as stable, simple and good-looking. No wonder it is set to overtake Twitter as a news source.
More and more people in the UK have been going out of their way to avoid news over the past couple of years: first with Brexit, now with COVID-19.
If you want to understand the American public, don't look at national poll numbers.
Whether due to Trump or unhappiness with the mainstream media, Americans say that they are avoiding the news more than before.
Canadians have relatively high trust in their media compared to other countries, but that doesn't translate into a willingness to pay for online news.