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Rise above the internet parapet

I have a comment piece in this week’s Jewish Chronicle about Twitter and the worrying rise of internet-based abuse and racism:

My name is Marcus, and I’m a Twitter addict. I’ve been using the site for two-and-a-half years and, last week, sent my 18,000th tweet.

I average 20 tweets a day and interact with my 1,400 followers almost non-stop, at work and on holiday. You may think that makes me a bit of a sad case, but I’ve found the site to be a valuable tool. I’ve made contact with complete strangers to debate everything from the intricacies of the Middle … Continue Reading