Why is your nose so large? Cosmetic surgery is a thing.
Your hair looks like something nested in it!
You call that fashion? Looks like you dove into a dumpster.
Just go kill yourself already; you aren't worth it.
You are too skinny
Maybe they're right. I'm so tired of all of this; I don't want to live anymore. I'm so worthless.
**This was based off of true events happening every day, and actors were used. No one was harmed in the making of this PSA.**
Social media platforms like the ones pictured here have many benefits, but we have a duty to practice Digital Citizenship and stop cyberbullying. As you saw, words, even those not said aloud, can hurt. Words can kill.
Listed here are just some of the ways that you can practice good Digital Citizenship and prevent situations like you saw earlier. I challenge you to think about these every time you use any type of online communication platform, spread the word, and put them into action!
Be RespectfulDo not make any remarks that could be understood as racist, sexist, or bullyingOnly post things that you would show to a respected adult