Diane Abbott

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Diane Abbott is racially stereotyped for her support of Corbyn

There's a special kind of vitriol reserved for Diane Abbott, seen in the media as an easily dismissed Angry Black Woman stereotype associated with Corbyn. Never mind her tireless political campaigning for equality - all that pales in comparison when there are cheap shots to be had