Cyber Bullying

Cyber bullying is now common in society than in the past. It is considered to be one of the domestic violents. Cyber bullying the way of using internet to harass, threaten, embarrass, or target another person. It is common particularly in young people.

The psychological and emotional outcomes of cyber bullying are similar to those of real-life bullying. Nowadays, most of the teenagers use their cell phone regularly which makes it more possible for cyber bullying to happen. However, If parents are aware this online abuse, it would help their children to avoid harassment.

It is believed that some of the bullying victims are more likely to commit suicide. Many of them have suicided that is why everyone needs to help stop cyber bullying.

Examples of cyber bullying are

-A student continually receiving hateful messages from other students which force her to leave the school.

-A young girl commit suicide because of the pressure from social networking hoax.

One effective way to prevent cyber bullying is to educate the kids about its consequences. Also, teach them to respect others and against bullying.

References: http://stopcyberbullying.org/prevention/index.html

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