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.