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These Filipino high school kids are out to end bullying

Nov 14, 2018 - 5:58 PM

These iAcademy students won in the 'Peace' category of #HackSociety 2018

#HackSociety pitching on October 30, 2018.

Twitter to ban 'dehumanizing' comments with user help

Sep 26, 2018 - 1:18 PM

The social network asks for feedback from users around the world regarding wording to be used in the policy amendment

TWITTER. Photo by Leon Neal/AFP

[Two Pronged] High school 'mean girl' wants to be Facebook friends

May 06, 2018 - 4:00 PM

A woman asks our columnists if she should let her tormentor in high school add her as a friend online

'The Charcoal Confessions': Nancy Binay writes book on cyberbullying

Apr 17, 2018 - 2:20 PM

The book is currently titled '45 Handy Tips Towards Healing: The Nancy Binay Charcoal Confessions' and could be released before the 2019 campaign

 Photo by Angie de Silva

Bono sorry after bullying claims at ONE charity

Mar 11, 2018 - 9:19 PM

'To discover last November that there were serious and multiple allegations of bullying in our office in Johannesburg left me and the ONE board reeling and furious,' says Bono

SORRY. Bono apologizes to the public after learning about bullying incidents in his ONE charity. Photo by AFP

U.S. celebrities rally for boy in viral video talking of being bullied in school

Dec 11, 2017 - 7:13 PM

(UPDATED) Keaton Jones tearfully talks about being bullied at school in a video that has gone viral, prompting an outpouring of support from Hollywood celebrities, music stars and athletes

BULLIED. Keaton Jones' mother posted his video on Facebook. Screengrab on Keaton Jones video.

Berita selebriti hari ini: Senin, 11 Desember 2017

Dec 11, 2017 - 5:13 PM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

Melawan 'cyberbullying' dengan membalas yang baik

Oct 31, 2017 - 5:35 PM

Bentuk-bentuk cyberbullying antara lain akun palsu penyebar kebencian, pengungkapan data pribadi, ujaran kebencian, hingga pengeditan foto jadi meme

Cerita mereka yang jadi korban 'cyberbullying'

Oct 31, 2017 - 5:35 PM

Meski dampak cyberbullying tak terlihat, bukan berarti itu tidak nyata

Ilustrasi oleh Tri Khalidya/Rappler

Penshoppe leads anti-bullying #IAmDifferent campaign

Oct 29, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Proceeds from Penshoppe's campaign will go in developing a module on anti-bullying, with the help of Teach For The Philippines

Cyberbullied by a scorned mistress: A wife fights back

Sep 17, 2017 - 11:10 AM

After years of being bullied online, I finally got the nerve to do something about it. The final straw was when the scorned mistress created a fake account on Facebook.

LINI MASA: Kasus perisakan tahun pelajaran 2017/2018

Aug 10, 2017 - 1:16 PM

Perisakan tidak hanya terjadi di lingkungan sekolah tapi juga kampus dan pusat perbelanjaan

Grafik oleh Tri Asrie Khalidya

Youth-oriented films to watch over the long weekend

Aug 06, 2017 - 12:36 PM

The 12 final entries carry out youth issues including child labor youth in conflict with the law out of school youth teenage pregnancy and mental health

Mencari akar masalah perundungan

Jul 27, 2017 - 10:32 AM

“Faktornya kompleks ada karena memang terbiasa dari keluarganya atau faktor lain di lingkungan sekitarnya ”

Surat terbuka dari ibu anak berkebutuhan khusus untuk para perisak

Jul 18, 2017 - 4:07 PM

Bagaimana perjuangan seorang ibu membesarkan anak berkebutuhan khusus di tengah maraknya kasus bullying di lingkungan sekitar?

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, July 4, 2017

Jul 04, 2017 - 8:30 AM

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Maureen Wroblewitz opens up about bullying on 'Asia's Next Top Model'

Jun 29, 2017 - 10:00 PM

Maureen gives advice to those who are experiencing bullying talks about her edge during AsNTM and answers whether she ll follow in the footsteps of Katarina Rodriguez

3 reasons '13 Reasons Why' can send the wrong message

Apr 22, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Other than the obvious feature of a graphic suicide scene the show could send another troubling message

Robredo on late husband's critics: They've crossed the line

Mar 13, 2017 - 6:10 PM

Iyong asawa ko wala dito to defend himself kaya ako iniisip ko kung ano ng aksyon Pinag aaralan says Vice President Leni Robredo

When the bell rings: My story of getting bullied

Jan 17, 2017 - 7:28 PM

Bullying is more than just physical harm. It’s the harshest form of rejection, one that gets in the way of our growth and self-discovery

Japanese tourist adrift on surfboard for 16 hours rescued off beach

Jan 14, 2017 - 11:51 AM

Most people that get themselves in that situation die He s just so lucky that someone on ship spotted him an Australian police officer says of the tourist

Saat Boy William bicara soal bullying

Dec 29, 2016 - 3:00 PM

Boy memilih cuek dan tidka menanggapi komentar bernada bully yang ditujukan padanya

Menurut Boy, saat di-bully, dirinya justru bertambah kuat dan tangguh menghadapi hidup dan menjalani kariernya. Foto dari akun Instagram Boy William.

Heimo: Online haven for people dealing with personal issues

Dec 07, 2016 - 1:51 PM

This social network with 80 of its users Filipinos fosters a supportive online community

SITE MOTTO. Screengrab from Heimo

St Scho alumnae eye legal action vs cyber bullies

Nov 23, 2016 - 5:15 PM

Those who have attacked these young Scholasticans by way of threats harassment hurtful comments and cyber bullying are the ones who are committing child abuse

Dela Rosa to cops: Be decent on social media

Nov 23, 2016 - 12:15 AM

Pakita mo na maginoo ka mabait matino at kagalang galang na pulis says PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa responding to speculation that a policeman posted a lewd comment on Facebook

Senate bills seek to protect women vs online harassment, violence

Nov 22, 2016 - 1:48 PM

Senator Risa Hontiveros files the Tres Marias bills among them a measure that seeks to criminalize misogynistic and homophobic attacks on social media

PROTECTION FOR WOMEN. Senator Risa Hontiveros (middle) files the ‘Tres Marias’ bills at the Senate. She is flanked by women’s rights advocates Sylvia Claudio and Anna Nicole de Castro who experienced online harassment after protesting the hero’s burial of dictator Ferdinand Marcos. Photo by Joseph Vidal/Senate PRIB

'Let's gang bang her': Anti-Marcos protester gets rape threats

Nov 21, 2016 - 2:06 PM

What if these things were said to your mom sister daughter wife girlfriend or someone you cared about?

Jessy Mendiola on being friends, working with Angel Locsin

Nov 11, 2016 - 5:06 PM

Jessy says she is open to being friends with Luis Manzano s ex girlfriend Angel Locsin: Siguro in time Panahon din naman iyon eh

'Fotobam' ang Salita ng Taon 2016

Oct 06, 2016 - 5:54 PM

Pinili ng mga eksperto na salita ng taon ang fotobam pandiwa na ang ibig sabihin ay sirain ang eksena sa pamamagitan ng pagsingit sa kuwadro ng kamera habang may kinukunan ng retrato

NUJP condemns threats against Reuters reporters

Oct 03, 2016 - 9:15 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte s appeal to his supporters not to harm journalists seems to have fallen on deaf ears says the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines

Learning to embrace my dark skin in a society where white is beautiful

Aug 26, 2016 - 12:23 PM

I tend to brush off the bullies and not let words cut through my skin but I can still the remember the rage inside me when a snooty boy pointed at a garbage can and told me that s where I belonged because of how dark and dirty I was

6 reasons we should thank controversial Instagram girl Awkarin

Aug 22, 2016 - 12:34 PM

The existence of Karin Novlida has managed to teach us adults a thing or two – if only we were willing to learn from them

Karin Novilda dan (mantan) pacarnya, Gaga. Foto dari Instagram/awkarin

Confessions of a former online bully

Aug 22, 2016 - 12:11 PM

I am not going to justify what I did or make an excuse about it I was at my weakest and lowest point vulnerable and insecure

Will vocal Duterte supporters read this article from start to finish?

Aug 06, 2016 - 4:00 PM

All we are saying is give reading comprehension a chance

Problematika Masa Orientasi Sekolah dari tahun ke tahun

Jul 18, 2016 - 10:41 AM

Mendikbud Anies Baswedan sudah melarang pelaksanaan MOS oleh siswa senior terhadap siswa baru

Siswa baru mengikuti apel Masa Orientasi Sekolah tahun ajaran 2016/2017 di SMA Negeri 12 Semarang, Gunungpati, Jawa Tengah, pada 15 Juli 2016. Menteri Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Anies Baswedan secara resmi melarang pelaksanaan MOS. Foto oleh Aditya Pradana Putra/Antara

Miss Philippines Earth 2016 Imelda Schweighart on criticism, bullying

Jun 12, 2016 - 1:27 PM

If you really believe you will truly achieve Imelda says about her journey to the title

VINDICATION. Miss Philippines Earth 2016 Imelda Schweighart says she was a victom of  racial bullying. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Stop bullying us: What's so funny about being fat?

May 24, 2016 - 3:21 PM

Growing up I became so identified with the word fat that anytime I heard someone shout hey fatty I instinctively turned my head because I knew they were trying to get my attention

Sanitary pads and sanitation can keep girls in school

May 20, 2016 - 1:07 PM

For many women and girls in developing countries menstruation increases their risk of infection and makes them vulnerable to bullying and teasing

PNP to crack down on poll-related cyberbullying

May 08, 2016 - 1:45 AM

The Philippine National Police is also ready to secure media practitioners receiving threats from candidates supporters

Berita hari ini: Selasa, 3 Mei 2016

May 03, 2016 - 3:23 PM

Berita pilihan redaksi pada Selasa 3 Mei 2016 dan akan terus diperbarui

PEMBEBASAN SANDERA. Presiden Joko Widodo (kedua kiri) didampingi Menlu Retno Marsudi (kedua kanan), Panglima TNI Jenderal TNI Gatot Nurmantyo (kanan) dan Mensesneg Pratikno (kiri) memberikan keterangan pers terkait WNI yang disandera kelompok bersenjata Abu Sayyaf di Istana Bogor, Jawa Barat, Minggu, 1 Mei. Foto oleh Setpres/Rusman/ANTARA

#PHVote Top of the Hour | 9PM

May 02, 2016 - 8:59 PM

BSP and AMLC deny leaking bank documents Grace Poe takes her homestretch effort to her bailiwick Luzon Archbishop Tagle says voting is a ‘holy duty’

#PHVote Top of the Hour | 8PM

May 02, 2016 - 8:09 PM

Grace Poe focuses her homestretch efforts on her bailiwick Luzon Trillanes hints Duterte’s alleged millions may be from drugs Duterte s lawyer to disprove hidden wealth

#PHVote Top of the Hour | 7PM

May 02, 2016 - 7:07 PM

Trillanes hints Duterte’s alleged millions may be from drugs Duterte s lawyer to disprove hidden wealth A voter files 34 complaints against social media bullies

Anti-Duterte voter files complaints vs Internet bullies

May 02, 2016 - 1:35 PM

UPDATED I hope people will understand their responsibilities on free speech There s a fine line between free speech and speech that harms Renee Karunungan says

Tips: Bagaimana perempuan menghadapi bully di media sosial?

Apr 23, 2016 - 7:35 PM

Jika ancaman atau bully yang kamu terima bermuatan pemerasan kamu harus siapkan bukti otentiknya

BULLY. Aktivis media sosial Dhyta Caturani menjelaskan bentuk kekerasan atau bully pada perempuan di media sosial, Sabtu, 23 April 2016. Foto oleh Twitter.

#PugadBaboy: Bullies in school

Apr 09, 2016 - 5:00 AM

Call her 'pokpok', hit her boobs: How they silence a woman

Apr 08, 2016 - 1:32 PM

After actively campaigning against presidential bet Rodrigo Duterte outspoken advocate Renee Karunungan reflects on the nature of online harassment aimed at silencing women

ONLINE HARASSMENT. Renee Karunungan reflects on the nature of online bullying against women in the context of her experience with Duterte's supporters. Image courtesy of Raffy de Guzman

#PugadBaboy: Suicidal

Apr 08, 2016 - 5:00 AM

'Sana ma-rape ka': Netizens bully anti-Duterte voter

Apr 07, 2016 - 5:33 PM

This is not the first time that apparent Duterte supporters have been accused of cyber bullying

Duterte to supporters: Respect others' opinion

Mar 15, 2016 - 8:18 AM

His running mate Alan Cayetano claims some of the bullies may be fake Duterte supporters out to ruin his campaign

CAUTION TO BULLIES. Rodrigo Duterte tells his online supporters to relax and respect tenets of democracy. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler