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Why the fuss, just because parts of the US experienced a solar eclipse for a few minutes on Monday (Greatest show on Earth: total eclipse dazzles the US, 22 August)? For most of the UK, the sun has been obscured for the last six weeks.
• Will the list of people who can be the victims of social media hate crimes (Front page, August) also include all women? Ask many women MPs, or any woman who takes a public stand, whether they see themselves as a victim of hate crime when threatened online with rape or other violence and the answer should be “yes”.