Government acts on cyberbullying

Distributing "intimate images" without prior consent ought to be illegal and carry a sentence of anywhere from six months to five years, says a new report that was expedited following the suicide of Nova Scotia teen Rehtaeh Parsons in April. The repo [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:30+00:00 July 26th, 2013|Categories: Cyberbullying, Rehtaeh Parsons, Social Media|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Government acts on cyberbullying

West Hants Girls CAMP Connect

WINDSOR — A Hants County mother concerned about bullying at her daughter’s school has organized a camp to help avoid the kind of tragic events said to have contributed to the death of Rehtaeh Parsons. Leanne Myles of Windsor was outraged by the 17-ye [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:30+00:00 June 26th, 2013|Categories: Cyberbullying, Rehtaeh Parsons|Tags: , |Comments Off on West Hants Girls CAMP Connect

Red Hood Project

The Red Hood Project is a movement for consumer protection for children online and was founded following the death of Amanda Todd. The Project is bringing to light the dozens of media reports documenting "the increasing victimization of children by b [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:31+00:00 June 5th, 2013|Categories: Cyberbullying, Social Media|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Red Hood Project

Canadian Centre for Child Protection

The Canadian Centre for Child Protection is a charitable organization dedicated to the personal safety of all children. Their goal is to reduce child victimization by providing programs and services to Canadians. The Centre was established in April 1 [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:32+00:00 May 8th, 2013|Categories: Cyberbullying, Social Media|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Canadian Centre for Child Protection

Outing the trolls, bullies, and pedophiles

Amanda Todd It’s been quite a week for those amongst us who thrive dwelling in the Internets toiletbowl. A week that saw trolls outed, bullies identified and arrested, and pedophiles busted. All this comes in the wake of anger over the s [...]

2016-10-21T21:43:48+00:00 October 24th, 2012|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , |4 Comments
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