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Guardian Survey Shows Major Online Abuse for Hillary, Other Female Politicians
By Daily Bell Staff – June 29, 2016
From Julia Gillard to Hillary Clinton: online abuse of politicians around the world … Analysis of abuse of politicians in the US, UK and Australia sheds light on a problem often dismissed as par for the course. Former Australian prime minister Julia Gillard (left) and US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton have both been subjected to online abuse. -Guardian
The Guardian newspaper has reported on a survey by a Brisbane-based social media company, Max Kelsen, that shows both Julia Gillard and Hillary Clinton are recipients of major online abuse.
The newspaper also cautions that public figures are generally subject to more abuse than ever before.
US Clinton received abusive tweets at a rate almost twice that of Sanders. Of 4.27m tweets mentioning