Palestinian men burn the US flag during a demonstration against a film deemed offensive to Islam, on September 12, 2012  in front of the United Nations headquarters in Gaza City.  Photo: AFP Palestinian men burn the US flag during a demonstration against a film deemed offensive to Islam, on September 12, 2012  in front of the United Nations headquarters in Gaza City.  Photo: AFP
Palestinian men burn the US flag during a demonstration against a film deemed offensive to Islam, on September 12, 2012 in front of the United Nations headquarters in Gaza City. Photo: AFP

The dark side of social media

Andrew Lam says the power of social media now open to all means even fools can cause chaos in far-flung places, with only an ill-made video

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Palestinian men burn the US flag during a demonstration against a film deemed offensive to Islam, on September 12, 2012  in front of the United Nations headquarters in Gaza City.  Photo: AFP Palestinian men burn the US flag during a demonstration against a film deemed offensive to Islam, on September 12, 2012  in front of the United Nations headquarters in Gaza City.  Photo: AFP
Palestinian men burn the US flag during a demonstration against a film deemed offensive to Islam, on September 12, 2012 in front of the United Nations headquarters in Gaza City. Photo: AFP
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