Following the brutal murder of a British soldier at the hands of two fanatics, who happen to be Muslims, there has been a wave of backlash against the Muslims all over Britain.
It has been reported that some mosques have been attacked and a many demos have been organized against Muslims - leaving the atmosphere very tense and volatile.
The social media networks are also flooded with hate messages against Muslims. In order to arrest the spread of hate wave, London Police have arrested three men for using Twitter and Facebook to criticize Muslims.
One man has been charged with "malicious communications" on Facebook, the Daily Mail reports.
Two others have been arrested under the Public Order Act on suspicion of inciting racial or religious hatred. The police are now arresting people based on mere speech in social media, a detective said in a statement to the press