This is what Troll Free Day is all about.
Mel Greig sat down with a group of 10-12 year olds to find out how they felt about bullying and if they had experienced it first hand, please be warned that you might find this content distressing. Permission has been granted by the parents and they support raising awareness for Cyberbullying.
What is being done to protect our children online? Mel speaks to the Children’s eSafety Commissioner Alastair MacGibbon.
In an Australian first News Corps Opinion Site ‘RendezView’ will disable their comments for 24 hours to help combat Cyberbullying, listen to Mel Greig with columnist and media commentator and editor of RendezView Sarrah Le Marquand about their big decision.
Mel and Dave Graham tragically lost their 14 year old daughter Jessica Tolhurst to suicide last December, they are now on a mission to raise awareness and to take a stand against bullying. You may find this segment distressing, if you are being bullied or you want someone to talk to please find the details at www.trollfreeday.com.au
Kerri-Anne Kennerley has worked in the spotlight for over 30 years, before and during social media. Here she has some strong advice for people working in the media and people affected by Cyberbullying.