Bullying is not a new problem for our children, but the way it is done is changing.
Until recent years bullying was normally confined to school and neighborhood conflicts.
The home was often a safe place for bullied children in the past, but with cyber bullying the victim may feel even more surrounded.
Pornography has been a driving force on the Internet so it is no surprise that more than one-third of sixteen and seventeen year old boys admit to intentionally viewing pornographic sites, according to an article titled 42 percent of kids, Teens View Porn Online from in 2007.
Shows like In the case of Phoebe Prince she had recently moved to South Hadley from Ireland, and was bullied by several of her fellow students via her Facebook page.
Social networking has made it easy for old friends, and geographically separated family members to reconnect and stay in touch, but it has opened up a whole new vector for bullies to torment their victims.
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