Leona O'Neill: How can adults preach respect to children, then savage each other on social media?

Given the events of the past couple of weeks, it is clear that some people need to take a step back and remember that the people they are ripping apart on social media are themselves sons and daughters, and as fragile as any of us, writes Leona O'Neill

Stephanie Knox – those who criticise her would do well to bear in mind the trauma she has suffered, having watched a family drown in front of her Picture: ITV Tonight
WE HAVE seen over the past two weeks how social media can be a disgusting and merciless cesspit of hate and vitriol. It has certainly made our worlds bigger, but the power it wields can be dangerou[...]

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