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cyberbullying

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Medium cracks down on cyberbullying in rules update

Blog publishing platform joins growing list of sites banning threats, harassment and revenge porn.

By 28 July 2015

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Government to appoint e-Safety Commissioner to target cyber-bullying

Measures to crack down on cyber-bullying and protect minors online have received bipartisan support, meaning social networks could soon be required to remove bullying material from their sites.

By 5 March 2015

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'Not just words': Online harassment of women an 'epidemic'

Cyberbullying, rape threats, revenge porn -- Women are being harassed online in almost "epidemic proportions". But these aren't just words on a screen, the threat has frightening echoes in the real world.

By 8 March 2016

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Florida public schools to spy on students' social media, report says

Technically Incorrect: The Orange County Public Schools District reportedly gets software for monitoring posts made by students, saying it wants to anticipate and prevent cyberbullying and other crime.

By 30 May 2015

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Illinois law allows schools to demand students' Facebook passwords

Technically Incorrect: Conceived to combat cyberbullying, a new law in Illinois may result in schools demanding social media passwords, even if the posting was not done at school or on school computers.

By 21 January 2015

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A third of teens feel more accepted online than in real life, study finds

McAfee's "Teens and the Screen" survey sees a far greater awareness of cyberbullying, but a carefree attitude toward security on the part of teens.

By 4 June 2014

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Are you being cyberbullied at work?

A study shows that it isn't just kids who suffer cyberbullying. It's anyone who works. Some 80 percent claim to have suffered within the last six months.

By 5 November 2012

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Facebook to reveal cyberbullies who harassed woman

The social network will release the identities of the Facebook members who bullied a U.K. woman online over comments she made about a a TV show contestant.

By 8 June 2012

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Don't let cyberbullies have the last laugh

It's a common thought that once someone's attacking you on the internet, there's nothing you can do about it. That's not true, and you need to speak up.

By 2 May 2012

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Cyberbullying 101: Fact vs. fiction (podcast)

Larry Magid separates cyberbullying fact from fiction with help from Justin Patchin, associate professor of criminal justice and co-director of the Cyberbullying Research Center.

By 13 September 2011