Brexit impact? London man arrested over extremist postings on social media

British government say a London man has been arrested on suspicion of inciting racial hatred with the aid ofdetectives investigating intense right-wing, anti-Islam and anti-Semitic postings on social media.

Scotland Yard said the forty four12 monthsold became taken into custody on Thursday and later bailed.

Hate crimes and other illiberal acts have gained increasing prominence following Britain’s vote to go awaythe ecu Union.