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Teen Cyberbullying

Whose Responsibility Is It Anyway? A New Approach to Fighting Cyberbullying

Joanna Finkelstein | Posted 02.22.2014 | Teen
Joanna Finkelstein

If no one speaks out against the bully, the bystanders interpret the lack of response as an acceptance of the behavior. People make decisions on how to act based on the actions of others. Thus, the lack of resistance is contagious.

The Elephant In The Room No One's Talking About

Jonathan Ng | Posted 02.04.2014 | Teen
Jonathan Ng

While we laud the Internet for its speed and its convenience, the darker side is often neglected or rarely discussed. The topic of cyberbullying is the elephant in the room.

Bullies and Cyberbullies Don't Take a Summer Vacation

Sue Scheff | Posted 06.26.2013 | Parents
Sue Scheff

Bullying and cyberbullying are topics that won't grow old until they become extinct. We can't stand idly by until that day arrives.

Defense To Cyberbullying: 'We Used Emoticons'

AP | CHARLES WILSON | Posted 04.27.2012 | Crime

INDIANAPOLIS -- Even if three Indiana girls were just kidding around and used emoticons and LOLs when they discussed killing classmates on Facebook, t...

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...

Technology Doesn't Cause Bullying And -- Despite Claims -- It Can't Prevent It

Larry Magid | Posted 10.24.2011 | Technology
Larry Magid

Combating bullying, hatred, bigotry and cruelty is more than just suppressing mean speech; it's also helping people think differently about others.

Photographer Refuses To Take Senior Portraits For 'Ugly' Teen Bullies

Posted 10.19.2011 | Education

A Pennsylvania photographer has chosen not to photograph a group of high school girls for their senior portraits after she found evidence of the teens...

Court Backs School's Penalty Against Student's 'Herpes' Bullying Site

AP | By LARRY O'DELL | Posted 08.15.2012 | Education

RICHMOND, Va. -- A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld the suspension of a West Virginia student who created a web page suggesting another stude...