cyberbullying

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Lynda Lopez
February 26, 2020 - 1:56 pm
Likeable Social Media has launched #BeLikableDay in an effort to encourage people to be kinder to one another online.
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In this Monday, July 22, 2019 photo, Rachel Whalen looks at her phone at her home in Draper, Utah. Whalen remembers feeling gutted in high school when a former friend would mock her online postings, threaten to unfollow or unfriend her on social media and post inside jokes about her to others online. The cyberbullying was so distressing that Whalen even contemplated suicide. There's a rise in cyberbullying nationwide, with three times as many girls reporting being harassed online or by text message than boys, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
July 26, 2019 - 7:37 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Rachel Whalen remembers feeling gutted in high school when a former friend would mock her online postings, threaten to unfollow or unfriend her on social media and post inside jokes about her to others online. The cyberbullying was so distressing that Whalen said she contemplated...
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Dianne and Seth Grossman
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June 20, 2018 - 8:24 am
The parents of a New Jersey sixth grader who committed suicide after online bullying say the school and the district is to blame.
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