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Tyler Clementi Suicide

Stop Blaming Dharun Ravi: Why We Need To Share Responsibility For The Loss Of Tyler Clementi

Mary L. Gray, Ph.D. | Posted 05.02.2012 | Gay Voices
Mary L. Gray, Ph.D.

Rallying to punish Dharun Ravi does not do justice to Tyler Clementi's life, nor does it move us one step closer to preventing another young person from turning to suicide. The politics of blame are a dead end. Instead, we need to build out an ethos of shared responsibility.

Dharun Ravi And Tyler Clementi Timeline: Roommates In Dorm Room Spying Case

The Huffington Post | Kyle McGovern | Posted 05.22.2012 | Crime

A timeline of events could be crucial to determining if Dharun Ravi is guilty of bullying and snooping on Tyler Clementi in the so-called "Roommate We...

Trial Gears Up For Rutgers Roommate Charged With Spying On Tyler Clementi

Posted 02.24.2012 | Crime

The trial of Dharun Ravi, the New Jersey man charged with spying on his college roommate, is gearing up as jury selection was expected to finish today...

Mystery Man's Testimony Could Shed New Insight Into Tyler Clementi's Suicide Case

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 04.22.2012 | Gay Voices

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — The trial of a former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate's intimate encounter wit...

Jury Selection Begins In Rutger's Webcam Case

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 04.18.2012 | College

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — The first phase of jury selection began Friday in the trial of a former Rutgers University student accused of using a webc...

Katherine Bindley

The Dangerous Mistake We Make About Bullying

HuffingtonPost.com | Katherine Bindley | Posted 02.08.2012 | Parents

Tyler Clementi killed himself in 2010 after his roommate at Rutgers University filmed him kissing another man. Phoebe Prince, a 15-year-old girl who m...

Michelangelo Signorile

Tyler Clementi's Older Brother Speaks Out On Suicide, Coming Out And Media Barrage

HuffingtonPost.com | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 02.08.2012 | Gay Voices

The older gay brother of Tyler Clementi, the Rutgers University freshman who took his own life in 2010 after his roommate allegedly used a webcam to t...

Tyler Clementi: The Story Of A Suicide

newyorker.com | Posted 01.30.2012 | Gay Voices

Dharun Ravi grew up in Plainsboro, New Jersey, in a large, modern house with wide expanses of wood flooring and a swimming pool out back. Assertive an...

Anti-Gay Bullying Victim Had No Close Friends: Parents

AP | By GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 12.12.2011 | Gay Voices

RIDGEWOOD, N.J. -- When ultra-responsible New Jersey teenager Tyler Clementi unburdened himself to his parents before heading off to college, there wa...

Tyler Clementi's Bullying Suspect Rejects New Plea Deal

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 02.08.2012 | Gay Voices

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — A former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate's intimate encounter with another man...

Tyler Clementi's Parents Talk About The Rutgers Student's Suicide

AP | Posted 02.07.2012 | College

TRENTON, N.J. — The parents of a Rutgers University student whose roommate allegedly used a webcam to spy on his intimate encounter with a man, ...

Tyler Clementi's Parents Return To Rutgers

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 01.14.2012 | College

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — The parents of a Rutgers University student who committed suicide last year returned to the school Monday with a message: "Th...

What's Wrong With the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights

Linda Flanagan | Posted 12.19.2011 | Education
Linda Flanagan

Bullies are universally loathed because their casual cruelty leaves a scar on your soul. But NJ's exhaustive law, which elevates everyday conflict into a state of emergency, seems both ill-conceived and a waste of scarce resources.

UCLA Flirts With The Idea Of Allowing Co-Ed Roommates

Posted 12.10.2011 | Los Angeles

The University of California at Los Angeles (that's UCLA to you) is flirting with the option to allow students to request a co-ed roommate for the 201...

'Country's Toughest Anti-bullying Law" Marks Anniversary Of Student Suicide

AP | SAMANTHA HENRY | Posted 11.23.2011 | Education

NEWARK, N.J. — Does one second-grader saying another has "cooties" rise to the level of bullying? That is just one question emerging from new le...

In Tyler Clementi's Rutgers Dorm, Tensions Were High

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 11.08.2011 | College

TRENTON, N.J. — "What if I catch him with a dude?" Dharun Ravi wondered in jocular web chat about his new, gay freshman-year roommate at Rutgers...

Roommate Never Bullied Gay Men Before Tyler Clementi, Defense Says

Posted 09.24.2011 | College

By Aman Ali NEW BRUNSWICK, New Jersey | Mon Jul 25, 2011 12:59pm EDT (Reuters) - Lawyers for a student accused of secretly webcasting the sexual...

Make It Stop

Tim McIlrath | Posted 08.21.2011 | Impact
Tim McIlrath

Bullying, in many forms, may always exist. But much of the bullying that takes place today is trickling down from a culture and a media that gives credence to the hateful rhetoric that clogs our streets and airwaves.

David Lohr

Tyler Clementi Suicide: Ex-Rutgers Student Avoids Jail (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 07.06.2011 | College

Molly Wei, the former Rutgers University freshmen accused of using a webcam to watch a male classmate's sexual encounter with another man, has been ap...

Tweeting, Deleting Help Build Rutgers Webcam Spying Case

AP | By BETH DeFALCO and JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 06.23.2011 | Technology

TRENTON, N.J. -- Accused of a hate crime for allegedly using a webcam to spy on his college roommate's same-sex encounter, the roommate of Tyler Cleme...

Rutgers To Allow Gender-Neutral Housing

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — New Jersey's flagship state university has decided to allow male and female students to share rooms in three dorms in an e...

There Have Always Been Bullies

Kristen Houghton | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kristen Houghton

The authorities in education seem to feel bullying is an epidemic and "indicative of the violent times in which we live." They make it sound as if bullying is some new byproduct of the 21st century. It isn't.

Dharun Ravi And Molly Wei Withdraw After Rutgers Suicide

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Two Rutgers University freshmen, accused of secretly broadcasting a classmate's sexual encounter online, have withdrawn from t...

Parents Of Rutgers Student Who Committed Suicide Intend To Sue

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — The parents of a Rutgers University student who killed himself after his roommate allegedly used a webcam to spy on him du...

Dharun Ravi, Molly Wei May Not Be Charged With Hate Crime In Tyler Clementi Case

nydailynews.com | By Bill Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

New Jersey prosecutors say they may not be able to bring hate crime charges against two Rutgers University students linked to the suicide of classmate...