Chloe was 15. Full of the vitality of life, with a beautiful family, including a gorgeous big sister. She was inundated via social media with nasty, petty, spiteful messages from teens who should know better and yet were either the perpetrators or stood by and watched as a hail of vitriolic and cruel comments were made about, and to her. Facebook, Kik Messenger Instagram and Ask.fm are all popular platforms amongst teens and all open to abuse. The final straw it seems, for Chloe, was a physical fight which was filmed and put on Youtube. Chloe decided to end her life rather than suffer this humiliation and indignity. Her sister is now fighting to ensure that a law is brought into all Australian states to make this sort of behaviour a crime. To read more: Tragic family’s crusade against bullying | The Mercury.
As seen on Sunrise
Endorsed by Dr Michael Carr-Gregg
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