In the article “High-Tech Bullies”, Ingrid Sturgis claims that people should do something about cyberbullying not only because it demeans people, but also because too many students are either committing or attempting suicide, and it is something that needs to be addressed immediately. Sturgis starts out her article by making readers aware of the staggering amounts of cyberbullying arising over the past decade. The article is filled with images and informational side notes that help describe the cyberbullying motives and programs that go against cyberbullying. Throughout the article, Sturgis writes about the ways that some cyberbullies may try to humiliate or harass distinct types of people (including members of the LGBTQ community or people
Specifically, people need to start observing what they say and or do online. Firstly, saying one wrong thing can make everything blow up on you are the person you are insulting. For example, if you get into a fight with an ex or a friend, and they post something online that is not supposed to be there, what is stopping them? Posting or saying one thing can go very wrong. Secondly, cyberbullying has a very high danger rating/risk.
For example, in the article “Cyber Bullying: Just as Bad, Maybe Even Worse¨ the author Alicia Jones states,¨Cyber bullying can be very damaging to adolescents and teens. It can lead to anxiety, depression, and even suicide. Also, once things are circulated on the Internet, they may never disappear, resurfacing at later times to renew the pain of cyber bullying.¨ Due to the dehumanization process that cyberbullying causes it has a tremendous effect of one 's health and their mental stability. Also if it were not for cyberbullying, suicide caused by mental health issue rates would go down a shocking 40%. Cell phones have created a platform where cyberbullying is used to hurt people 's feeling, which results in a huge amount
Bullying is now becoming a major and current issue across the U.S, especially in the education system. It’s messing with student's academic behavior, and normal behavior either during school or afterschool. The mental, and physical stability of teens is being affected negatively in many different types of ways because of bullying becoming an issue. One of the main reasons of why bullying is affecting teens is because of the different ways the bully is carrying out the action. Another aspect affecting teens is the mental and emotional instability causing bullies to mess with teen’s heads.
Cyberbullying is when individuals assault other individuals on the Internet through social media websites like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and so forth. The vast majority of teenagers were somehow tortured, harassed or even threatened on the web. Statistics show that teenagers’ mostly young ladies are way more inclined to be casualties of cyberbullying. This happens because it is believed that girls tend to have more drama, this also worries the society since
Many of the effects of bullying linger on into adulthood and can have negatively impact everyone in society. It is not just the people directly involved with bullying that deal with the effects. All of society has to deal with increased unemployment, domestic violence, child abuse,
We all need to agree that the kid that is being cyberbullied is completely humiliated. Not only humiliated but frustrated from viewers comments. A reason why cyberbullying caused more suicidal attempts than face to face bullying is because it is public. To better understand the situation, that embarrassing picture, or video is now shown to the world. Now even more bullying and rumors are targeted for laughs.
First, personal problems such as conflict between friends or between your own family. Many teenagers go through depression because of the pressure that their cliques or families have put on them. When they fail on meeting these standards, they get really hard on themselves to the point of hate. Comparing is also one of the many reasons of self-loathing. To come to think of it, how do you say something is bad if you haven't
But you always need to be careful with this things because people can be harmed by this tools. Teenagers who suffer are affected in many ways, like starting to drug themselves and drink, start skipping school and in consequence have bad grades. They also start having low self esteem and start developing health problems easier. How many people suffered from cyberbullying In 2010-11 School Crime Supplement made a study that 9% of students in grades 6–12 experienced cyberbullying and In 2013 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance Survey studied that 15% of student from grades 9-12 experience bullying. In 2014 25% of teen agers report that they had experienced bullying through cell phone and internet.
The constant stress can have a detrimental effect on the victim mentally and physically, even leading to serious disorders such as depression. The victim will also feel traumatised and ashamed, and as a result he or she may begin to avoid their cyber bullies. In the case of schoolchildren, this is much more serious as they may refuse to attend school or not be able to concentrate in school. Furthermore, some victims might even contemplate or commit