Students Discuss the Reality of Online Bullying in the Age of Social Media

“It still follows me every day.”

Has social media changed the nature of bullying? Online bullying can happen anonymously and relentlessly – and it can really hurt.

For some perspective on what this means for today’s youth, check out Degrassi’s conversation with some insightful high school students on this episode of Degrassi Group Chat.

When these young folks talk about how online bullies have affected them, and share advice for other young people who are being bullied, some really useful insights come to light.

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The Editors at Everyday Feminism

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Degrassi Group Chat is a new digital series created by the folks at Degrassi. In this raw and candid series, Degrassi extends the conversation around topical teen issues featured in Degrassi: Next Class on Netflix, into the everyday lives and spaces of Generation Z. Degrassi Group Chat is produced by Krista Legault (@kristalegault) and Adamo Ruggiero (@adamoruggiero) – digital media professionals, youth advocates, and Full House super fans based in Toronto, Canada. Join in the conversation at @TheDotTV and @Degrassi.