Labour's Diane Abbott tells of 'racist and sexist' abuse
Labour's shadow home secretary has described in graphic detail the "racist, sexist" abuse she has experienced.
Speaking in a parliamentary debate, Diane Abbott disputed the idea that abuse of MPs was a new thing but said the rise of social media had "turbo-charged" it.
She added that male MPs received abuse "but it is much worse for women".
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12 Jul 2017
- From the section UK Politics