Tweet Thursday, 23 May, 2019 Threats, intimidation and abuse directed against people in public life are on the increase, both online and offline. How should lawmakers - and the public - respond? What has caused this increase? Westminster NewsWhat are your thoughts on this topic? (Submissions are private) Name (optional) Would knowing you and your family were likely to receive online abuse stop you considering a job in public life? Would you like to receive occasional news & updates from Simon on this and other topics? Name Email: Leave this field blank You may also be interested in Intimidation in Public Life MPs and their staff are on the receiving end of more direct and indirect threats than ever before. We must fight to preserve the integrity of our system.