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Cyber Bullying: Measures Being Taken to Curb Online Harassment of Students

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By Windsor Johnston-WRTI

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Cyber Bullying: Measures Being Taken to Curb Online Harassment of Students

Philadelphia, PA – The term "bullying" used to be equated, mostly, to schoolyard fights and stolen lunch money. Now, through the use of modern technology, bullying has grown to include "cyber-bullying" - a global online epidemic resulting in depression, anxiety, and suicide among children and teens. WRTI's Windsor Johnston takes a look at what's being done to combat it.