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This is almost half of the students saying that they have been bullies. This could mean that an even higher percentage of students were the victims of this. Cyberbullying affects almost half of the teens in the United States. Its scope, outcome, and lack of preventions all show that it is a far worse form of bullying than physica... ... middle of paper ... ... n.d. Web.
There are many types of bullying such as cyber bullying, being prejudice, popularity, and society. Bullying is when a person is picked on over and over again by an individual or group with more power, either in terms of physical strength or social standing. Teenagers are getter more and more afraid of getting up in the mornings to go to school. Bullying is a problem that affects millions of students, and it has everyone worried, not just the kids on its receiving end. Two of the main reasons people are bullied are because of appearance and social status.
The dictionary definition of bullying is, “a person who is habitually cruel or overbearing, especially to smaller or weaker people”("Bullying") . To many, it is more than a definition in a dictionary, it is a lifestyle. Unfortunately, an opposite lifestyle is lived by more than seventy-five percent of students across the country, the life of being bullied. Hundreds and thousands of children dread opening their computer or going to school because they know what awaits them. Cruel comments, physical harm, and humiliation.
Web. 24 Nov. 2013. Langos, Colette. "Cyberbullying: The Challenge To Define." Cyberpsychology, Behavior & Social Networking15.6 (2012): 285-289. Business Source Premier.