Social Media: Cameron’s Double Standard

In the aftermath of the riots in the United Kingdom, Prime Minister David Cameron has suggested that it may be necessary to silence certain communication networks and social media sites in times of emergency. His remarks were especially surprising given how the Prime Minister told audiences in the developing world that social media is an essential tool to hold government accountable

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