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Don't Blame Facebook for Cyberbullying

(20) Comments | Posted July 31, 2013 | 5:38 PM

Many youth advocates say that the onus of online accountability and the safety of children is the responsibility of social media websites.

Over the past few years we have seen an increase in the number of stories associating the use of social media to cyber bullying linking photos, videos, and...

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How The Internet Still Hurts Amanda Todd

(9) Comments | Posted April 12, 2013 | 6:38 PM

In the beginning, my friendship with Carol was not one that I wanted.

I was actually terrified of meeting Carol the first time we sat down for a coffee. I had already seen her daughter years earlier, in a social media awareness presentation that I delivered at...

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Why We Follow the Dead on Twitter

(0) Comments | Posted November 13, 2012 | 4:30 PM

When a person passes away, their social media presence lives on. We see this every day with each passing, especially when the nature of death is interesting enough for media to seek the Facebook profile or Twitter account to source photos or posts for the corresponding story.

In recent months,...

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Twitter Is Changing Kids

(2) Comments | Posted November 7, 2012 | 5:22 PM

Twitter is changing kids. Kids are changing Twitter.

Twitter is changing because the kids are flocking to the service faster than previous years and that the use of Twitter by youth is creating a number of issues for parents, schools and the occasional Olympian who just wants to compete for...

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