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Emmanuel Perron, High School Student, Makes Video About Being Bullied (VIDEO)

12/12/2011 05:56 pm ET

YouTube is quickly becoming the place for kids of all ages to express the devastating affect bullying has had on their lives, and on Dec. 3, Emmanuel Perron, 16, became one of them, the Ottawa Citizen reports.

His video, titled "My Secrets, My Life" documents the teen's anguish over dealing with the harsh treatment.

"I've been bullied, a LOT," Perron's cue cards read. "Since kindergarten."

WARNING: The video contains lewd written language. Discretion is advised.

"I've been through physical abuse, verbal abuse, name calling (rapist, player, gay f-ck, man whore...) the list goes on and on."

Throughout the video, you learn that the bullying intensified after Perron ended a relationship with his girlfriend. According to Perron, she began spreading rumors that he had raped her, and that he was gay ... forcing him to switch schools twice.

"Even if my sexual orientation was different than others, everybody should have the same respect," Perron's card reads.

At the end, however, he hold up a card with his email address, offering to help others who have been bullied and need advice.

According to the Ottawa Citizen's report, more than 80 people have contacted Perron over email or Facebook in just one day.

Perron's video comes after Jonah Mowry's video, titled "Whats goin on...," went viral. In it, he describes the incredible pain he went through after being bullied for his sexuality.

"I've cut...a lot. I have scars. Suicide was an option...many times," Mowry confessed on his cards.

He goes on to describe the names he's been called and the things people have said. The video, however, ends on a happy note.

"I'm not going anywhere, because I'm stronger than that. I have a million reasons to be here," Mowry writes at the conclusion.

Last month, 16-year-old Kaitlin Brand made a similar cue-card video after she lost her mother to suicide.

"You're probably wondering why I'm smiling instead of crying," her cards read in the video. "It's because my mom would want me to be happy."

Brand ended her video on a note similar to Perron's: seek help.

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