The European journal of public health published

Background Cyber-bullying is a problem which affects youth, worldwide. In a study published in 2011, across 25 European Union member states studied, the average 6% of the youth (9–16 years old) have been bullied and only 3% of them confessed to be a bully. Cyberbullying is an important new kind of violence, with some different…

India Cyberbullying Info, Rights, IT Act 2000 & Important 5 Law Sections

Offences of bullying, stalking, terrorism, breach of confidentiality, etc. committed in cyberspace are like similar offences in the real world and are punishable. The Information Technology Act, 2000 (IT Act) was enacted to deal with e-commerce and electronic records, and also to punish e-commerce offences. Offences such as intimidation, insult, annoying, harassment, defamation, etc. in cyber space continued to be punishable only under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) till the 2008 amendment to the IT Act.

Do U.S. laws go far enough to prevent bullying at school?

Out of the 46 states with anti-bullying laws in place, 36 have provisions that prohibit cyber bullying and 13 have statutes that grant schools the authority to address off-campus behavior that creates a hostile school environment. Copied from Office of Safe and Healthy Students (OSHS ED’s PREVENTION NEWS DIGEST–Vol. 6, No. 55).
The nationwide effort to reduce bullying in U.S. schools can be regarded as part of larger civil and human rights movements that have provided children with many of the rights afforded to adults.

To learn about more key findings and to read the full report, visit: http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/opepd/ppss/reports.html#safe.

Bullying Statistics: American Society for the Positive Care of Children

American SPCC Bullying Statistics 160,000 kids per day skips school for fear of being bullied.1 When bystanders intervene, bullying stops within 10 seconds 57% of the time.2 The 3 B’s of Bullying Bullier – 30% of youth admit to bullying Bullied – 1 in 3 students bullied at school Bystander – 70% have witnessed bullying BEEN BULLIED 28% of U.S. students in grades 6–12…

Anti-bullying media galleries home

Our all-inclusive anti-bullying media gallery which links to all other anti-bullying galleries. Use quick & easy methods to find all of our anti-bullying workplace bullying content from 1 page. Set filters and load media without leaving the page. Quickly jump to any of the many other media galleries with 1 click.

Report Harassment or Bullying on Twitter

Report abusive behavior Note: this info below comes straight from Twitter.  We have only consolidated it for you. Twitter strives to provide an environment where people can feel free to express themselves. If abusive behavior happens, we want to make it easy for people to report it to us. Multiple Tweets can be included in the same…

Report Harassment or Bullying on Instagram

Report Harassment or Bullying on Instagram Fill out this form to report photos, videos, comments or profiles on Instagram that are bullying or harassing others. Please provide as many details as possible to help us review this issue. If an account is established with the intent of bullying or harassing another person or if a…

Report Harassment or Bullying on Facebook

Facebook is the largest source of online bullying. So, simple logic dictates they should make it easy to report bullying.  Unfortunately, they apparently don’t believe in simple logic because many of their help functions are too deeply buried. It is my contention these links should be easily and readily available with one-click direct links from…

Verbal Bullying Facts

Verbal Bullying Facts Introduction As bullying takes different forms, these verbal bullying facts are going to shed some light on many areas. You may need to teach your children to be more alert about bullies.  Bullying is no longer about the big kid beating up the younger or smaller kid for lunch money. Verbal bullying…

What is Australia doing about Cyberbullying?

What does Cyberbullying look like?
Cyberbullying comes in many forms, but the most common are:

● receiving mean or hurtful text messages from someone you know or even someone you don’t know
● receiving nasty, threatening or hurtful messages through social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat
● people sending photos and videos of you to others without your permission to try and embarrass or hurt you
● people spreading rumours or lies about you via emails or social networking sites or text messages
● people trying to stop you from communicating with others or excluding you from chat groups
● people stealing your passwords or logging into your accounts and changing the information there
● people setting up fake profiles pretending to be you, or posting messages or status updates from your accounts.

All-inclusive bully reporting guide: email headers, clients, tools, info links & techniques

While researching the bullying problem, we saw no one-stop place where one could obtain all the information needed to:
1) Structure & Organize evidence
2) Access all knowledge (tips and tricks) needed to report bullies
3) Present the manner using meaningful methods that authorities need & will use
4) Offer links to all of the major bully reporting areas in different regions of world
5) We make no assumptions that you are computer savvy. We offer step-by-step instructions how to do everything you need to fully structure (organize) and report to various groups within many different regions.

Cyberbullying ups aggression in kids

Cyberbullying ups aggression in kids Combined effect of both face-to-face and cyberbullying may increase the risk of aggressive behaviour in teenagers. Have you ever been bullied in school, college or social media? A new study shows that the combined effect of both face-to-face and cyberbullying may increase the risk of aggressive behaviour in teenagers. These…

Malaysia teaches against Bullying

Bullying! TEACH RESPECT United against Prejudice and Discrimination Bullying: A form of discrimination © UNICEF Malaysia / 2011 Children may unknowingly use hurtful words against their peers, leaving deep emotional scars that last a lifetime. A good deal of bullying can be traced to prejudice.

General Bullying Facts

General Bullying Facts Bullying directly affects students’ ability to learn. According to the Center for Disease Control, students who are bullied are more likely to experience low self-esteem and isolation, perform poorly in school, have few friends in school, have a negative view of school, experience physical symptoms (such as headaches, stomachaches, or problems sleeping),…

Assorted Bullying Statistics (late 2017) with references

Assorted Bullying Statistics (late 2017) with references Note: US stats only, please check your local region for their specific stats. We also encourage you to verify all data. We should never blindly trust what we are given by government-sponsored, government-controlled sources. They all have their own and different agendas. Often times you will find skewed stats,…