Ed Miliband: ‘Facebook and Twitter must help counter anti-semitism and Islamophobia’

Ed Miliband today called for social media giants to join in the fight against anti-semitism and Islamophobia online.

The Labour leader said there are “real fears” about rising levels of intolerance in the wake of terror attacks in Paris and Copenhagen.

The British Jewish community have called for more protection, fearing copycat attacks on UK soil.

Mr Miliband spoke out in the wake of the attacks in the Danish capital, where a gunman shot dead a film director at a cafe event on free speech and then killed a Jewish security guard at a synagogue…