What is Cyberbullying?


17% of young people have been bullied online

I was an internet troll

A personal account of how someone started cyberbullying - and what stopped her

We Need To Wake Up

Felix Alexander was just 17 when he killed himself by stepping in front of a train. He had suffered years of bullying, especially through internet attacks.

That noob is rekt!

Video games offer an escape from the everyday world - but not from abuse and bullying.

In-game abuse

The extent and nature of bullying in online gaming

A woman's opinion is the mini skirt of the internet

Like many women writers, Laurie Penny has received insults and death threats because she dared to express an opinion

There is nothing petty about abuse and threats

This writer looks at the issue of online bullying, starting with a Muslim girl in a beauty contest who received internet abuse from all sides

How the internet has turned old-school bullying into a virtual hell

There's no escape when tormenting classmates use modern technology to victimise

Internet trolls

Freedom of the internet is a wonderful thing, even if it encourages trolls. Right?

Do you know where your children go online?

Sexting, bullying and getting round security settings - young people explain what really happens on the internet despite parental controls

Harassment online

Young people’s experiences of online sexual harassment

The faceless virtual mob spreading spite online

Protected by anonymity, internet users are becoming ever more vicious

EU kids online

Has the internet become any safer for young people?

The internet: positives & negatives

Young people's experiences of online empowerment and online hate

At risk?

Myths about internet use and safety over-simplify what is actually happening