Bullying: the most excused social injustice.

  • Bullying related suicide has become the 3rd leading cause of death among kids.

  • 160,000 kids stay home from school every day due to bullying.

  • 20% of high schoolers report that they have been bullied.

  • Every 7 minutes, a child is bullied on school grounds.

  • For many children, being bullied is a silent, shameful event.

  • Bullying causes depression, anxiety, physical ailments, loss of self esteem, misdirected anger at family or friends, self hatred, and can ultimately lead to suicide.

  • Bullied children are more likely to take drugs while their tormentors suffer stress as adults.

  • Bullied children are three times more likely to harm themselves or commit suicide.

  • Students struggle more with suicide during the first 2 years of high school.

  • 1 in 6 teens have seriously considered suicide while 1 in 12 teens have attempted suicide.

  • Every 2 hours, a child ends his or her life.

THIS MUST END.

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