reBlog from unfreemedia.com: Social media in Mexico’s grisly drug war

I found this fascinating quote today:

Mexico is slipping into a quagmire of drug-fueled violence where there is so much rumour and misinformation that the authorities are turning to social media networks to calm what Mexican officials call a ‘mass psychosis of fear’.unfreemedia.com, Social media in Mexico’s grisly drug war, Apr 2010

You should read the whole article.

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