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Cyberbullying, a leading cause of suicide in South Korea’s K-pop world

The police consider cyber violence a serious crime and have an active programme educating the public how not to fall prey to online attacks, or to become the perpetrator. Charges laid are steadily on the rise with nearly 150,000 cases last year, but they form just a minuscule portion of what goes on and there … Continue reading Cyberbullying, a leading cause of suicide in South Korea’s K-pop world

Bullies kill 14-year-old boy with pills

"Carson almost died LOL." That was the caption, police say, of one social media post about 14-year-old British Columbia teen Carson Crimeni—who did not, in fact, end up surviving. Carlson was found alone and unresponsive in a Langley Township skate park Wednesday night, and could not be revived. Police think someone gave the teen drugs … Continue reading Bullies kill 14-year-old boy with pills