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90% of TDs and Senators have been threatened, physically or verbally

Nov 5, 2021 09:11 By News Northern Sound
90% of TDs and Senators have been threatened, physically or verbally 90% of TDs and Senators have been threatened, physically or verbally
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A number have reported receiving death threats.

90% of TDs and Senators have been threatened, physically or verbally.

That's according to a survey of almost 100 politicians who say online threatening abuse is now a daily occurrence.

A number have also received death threats, while many female politicians have received online messages telling them they’re going to be raped.

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These politicians outline some of the abuse they receive:

 

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