160622 Yvette Cooper threat tweet
Coming shortly after a female Labour MP was shot and killed, apparently over her support of the ‘Remain’ campaign in the EU referendum, this Tweet ranks as something much worse than simply bad taste, I think.

But it is just one example of the kind of sentiment that has been stirred up by the ‘Leave’ campaign. People seem to think it is all right to make such comments now.

It isn’t.

Female MPs receive any number of abusive messages all the time, none of which are in any way reasonable things to say. Some people have been prosecuted for them.

This Mr Creighton should be among them.

ADVERT




Join the Vox Political Facebook page.

If you have appreciated this article, don’t forget to share it using the buttons at the bottom of this page. Politics is about everybody – so let’s try to get everybody involved!

Vox Political needs your help!
If you want to support this site
(
but don’t want to give your money to advertisers)
you can make a one-off donation here:

Donate Button with Credit Cards

Buy Vox Political books so we can continue
fighting for the facts.

Health Warning: Government! is now available
in either print or eBook format here:

HWG PrintHWG eBook

The first collection, Strong Words and Hard Times,
is still available in either print or eBook format here:

SWAHTprint SWAHTeBook