What a bunch of twits! Rashford the latest target of online abuse

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What a bunch of twits! Rashford the latest target of online abuse

In yet another example of online abuse, the scourge of social media rears its ugly head again

Arvind Sriram

Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford said the racial abuse he received online after Saturday’s 0-0 draw at Arsenal was “humanity and social media at its worst”.

The 23-year-old England international said he refused to take screenshots of the multiple messages he received as it would be irresponsible to do so.

“Humanity and social media at its worst. Yes I’m a black man and I live every day proud that I am. No-one, or no one comment, is going to make me feel any different,” Rashford wrote on Twitter late on Saturday...

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