Sarahah App Gaining Popularity Among Teens, But Raising Bullying ConcernsSarahah is a messaging service that lets anyone with a link send or receive anonymous texts to those registered.
New Jersey Parents To Sue School District Following 12-Year-Old Daughter’s SuicideThe family of a 12-year-old New Jersey girl who killed herself said it plans to sue her school district for not stepping in to address the problem of cyberbullying.
Monica Lewinsky Breaks Public Silence, Says She Was ‘Patient Zero’ In Cyberbullying EpidemicMonica Lewinsky says she was ``patient zero'' in a cyberbullying epidemic that has since been blamed for teen suicides and celebrity exploitation.
Multi-Talented Long Island Teen Takes Anti-Bullying Message To KidsNineteen-year-old Jamel Hudson, a Hofstra University student who can dance, sing and play numerous instruments, electrified fourth-graders in Brentwood on Tuesday.
Ask.fm Site Owners Agree To Increased Oversight To Prevent HarassmentThe site has been acquired by the owners of Ask.com, whose chief executive, Doug Leeds, says the focus is ensuring a safer and more enjoyable experience for users.
Seen At 11: Yik Yak, Anonymous Texting App, Stirs Up ControversyWith the help of the app Yik Yak, nameless users across the country are making shooting and bomb threats, causing school lockdowns and even evacuations.
Tyler Clementi's Family Walks Across George Washington Bridge For First Time Since SuicideTyler Clementi's mother, Jane, and brother, James, linked arm in arm with the walkers and made their way across the span for the first time since Tyler jumped from the bridge in 2010.
Tyler Clementi's Family To Visit George Washington Bridge For First Time Since SuicideClementi was a victim of cyberbullying. The 18-year-old committed suicide in 2010 after he learned that two students recorded him on a webcam kissing another man.
Malloy Announces School Security Grants; Expert Wants Anti-Bullying FundsSchools in 36 districts across Connecticut will receive $5 million in state grants to improve security in response to the Newtown school shootings, Malloy announced Wednesday.
Police Investigating Possible Cyberbullying In Suicide Of Queens Girl, 12Police say a 12-year-old girl who was found hanged left a suicide note that spoke of being bullied online. The girl was found dead in her home Wednesday afternoon by her family.
Clarkstown Parents Seek Police Help Investigating Online ThreatsOn the attack against cyberbullying, concerned parents in Clarkstown have been calling police and school officials after some recent anonymous online postings.
National Anti-Bullying Measure Named For Tyler Clementi Introduced In House And SenateThe Tyler Clementi Higher Education Anti-Harassment Act would require all colleges and universities that receive federal student aid to have in place anti-harassment policies.