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Kids' Mental Health Tools For Suicide Help, Coping Skills, And Professional Support

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Apps, sites, and text hotlines help kids cope with mental health issues from cyberbullying to suicide.

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How To Raise An Optimistic Human In A Pessimistic World

It's understandable if you don't feel like putting on a happy face every day and keeping your kids optimistic about the future. But don't give up.

It's understandable if you don't feel like putting on a happy face every day and keeping your kids optimistic about the future. But don't give up.

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Where Kids Find Hate Online

Hate speech is all over the internet.

Online spaces can be confusing, scary, and shaky. Here are some ideas for you to discuss with your kids and tips to handle hate speech.

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#Bullied: Stop The Harassment Of Our LGBTQ Youth

Verbal and physical assaults on LGBTQ students happen in the halls, gyms, playgrounds, and classrooms of high schools across America.

We need to protect our LGBTQ youth. One in 10 LGBTQ students reported that school staff was part of the harassment or assault they experienced.

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Can The Effects Of Online Activity Impact Our Real Lives?

Online bullying can change how we behave in the real world.

How experiences you have online can affect how you act in the ‘real’ world.

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On Not Cyberbullying Barron Trump, Some Partisan Reactions Are Sadly Predictable

Can't we all just agree that bullying kids is a no-go? (Image Credit: YouTube/Celebrities TV)

This last Friday happened to be the inauguration of President Donald Trump.

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Fat-Shaming Should Not Be An Olympic Sport

"Moreno's case still deserves our attention... because it really brings to light the fact that fat-shaming hurts people of all sizes." Image: today.com

Alexa Moreno recently found herself the subject of a whole lot of fat-shaming on social media. Normally that would be no surprise since, sadly, there’s tons of fat shaming on social media every day (ask any fat activist), but this was a bit different, in that Alexa weighs 99 pounds — and is a gymnast who had just finished competing in the freaking Olympics.

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I Shouldn't Have To Be Your Mother, Sister, Or Wife To Be Respected Online

As a woman, I’ve sadly had to grow accustomed to being attacked for simply having and expressing an opinion. Image: Thinkstock.

[CN: misogynistic online harassment; death threats; mentions of rape and child abuse] You shouldn't have to go to a great imaginative effort to humanize a woman to treat her like a human being. Spoiler alert — she's already a human being without you knowing her or caring for her or seeing her as a long-lost relative or even agreeing with her.

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Online Isn't The "Real World"—And Other Dangerous Lies

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Online Isn't The "Real World"—And Other Dangerous Lies

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