Jessica Barba

Jessica Barba (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Girl Suspended Over Anti-Bullying YouTube Video Reinstated

“I feel great,” said Jessica Barba. “I get to go back to school and I get to see all my friends and I get to also hand in the project that created all this.”


Jessica Barba (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Teen Suspended Over Anti-Bullying Project Hopes To Be Reinstated Soon

It’s been a whirlwind of publicity for 15-year-old Jessica Barba, but not the kind she expected. She anticipated a few thousand hits on online, instead she has made headlines and appeared on national television.


Jessica Barba (credit: YouTube/Jessica Barba)

Long Island Girl Suspended Over Anti-Bullying YouTube Video

For an assignment on persuasive speech, Jessica Barba, 15, created an anti-bullying video and Facebook page about a fictitious 12-year-old girl who commits suicide after being bullied at school.