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Social media as tools for Mexican cartel violence

“It’s very reasonable to think that if these people are fighting on the land, they’re going to fight in cyberspace,” nonresident scholar Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera said of Mexican cartels using social media for stalking, extortion and violence: https://bit.ly/2VyHj7Z