It has been widely publicised that
the riots we experienced throughout the UK were instigated via social
networks. But what is the true role of social networks here, and should we be
preventing these services from exacerbating such situations?
There’s no way you could have
missed the latest news stories, groups of youths within the communities of
England have been causing unrest in many major cities, causing criminal damage,
burning down buildings seemingly indiscriminately and looting from all manner