The Tories and their mainstream press supporters often like to claim the Left is abusive, especially online.
But a new survey by Amnesty International of abuse received by women MPs in the run-up to the last election clearly shows that online abuse in Britain comes overwhelmingly from the Right:
And the MP who easily receives the most abuse is Britain’s first female black MP Diane Abbott:
Here is just a tiny sample of racist, sexist bullying, death threats and disgusting abuse being dished out online to Diane Abbott:
Hats off to Diane for taking such industrial scale horrific abuse so fearlessly.
You can read Amnesty’s full report here.