With social media a constant presence, kids can no longer leave the bullying at school. Unable to cope any longer, some victims of bullying have met a tragic end.
A look in photos at the tangled web of Internet deception that culminated in the suicide of young Megan Meier.
From our friends at the Daily Dot: In less than an hour, what was to have been an innocent Web chat between Daniel Perry and a girl turned deadly. Blackmailers jumped into the Skype chat; warning they’d share a recording of the conversation and that if he didn’t pay up, he’d be “better off dead.”
From our friends at the Daily Dot: Rehtaeh Parsons was just 15 years old when she was allegedly raped by four boys at friend’s home in 2011. She was just 17 when she hanged herself in the bathroom of the family’s home in Nova Scotia. Between those two extremes of extraordinary violence, Rehtaeh lived as a perpetual victim.