Bullying Online

Cyberbullying-Linked Suicides On The Rise

CBC | Posted 12.20.2012 | Canada Living

Cases of suicides linked to cyberbullying have grown over the past decade, but being tormented over the internet is rarely the main factor involved, a...

INFOGRAPHIC: 11 Places Online Harassment Starts

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.26.2012 | Canada Living

It seems a lot of us are typing these days, but not all of us are doing it for the right reasons. This year alone, the number of people using soci...

Avoiding the Bullies in Cyberspace

Hessie Jones | Posted 06.27.2012 | Canada Living
Hessie Jones

According to the Cyberbullying Research Center, almost 21 per cent of American youth between the ages of 10 and 18 have been the target of some form of virtual harassment or "cyber-bullying." I asked Trend Micro's Lynette Owens, who runs the Internet Safety for Kids and Families program, for some amazing insights.