The Supreme Court of Canada Combats Cyber-Bullying

In September of 2012, Canada’s top court, the Supreme Court of Canada, struck a blow to cyber-bullies in a case called AB v Bragg Communications Inc, 2012 SCC 46. Background The rise of social media platforms has had a drastic impact on the way people communicate. Facebook, the social media market leader, now has roughly…

Cyber-bullying

My name is Labiba and I am a JFCY volunteer on the PLE Team and the Cyberbullying Subcommittee.  My blog post is about the use of phones, internet and other technologies by bullies to mock, intimidate or terrorise their victims. Bullies have always been around.  Sometimes people are bullies because it makes them feel good…

Definetheline.ca – Cyberbullying Info

What is cyberbullying? Where can you get more information?  Definetheline.ca is a website dedicated to understanding cyberbullying and socially responsible digital citizenship. JFCY volunteer and McGill law student Jesse Gutman currently helps run the website with Dr. Shaheen Shariff, the Project Director for definetheline.ca. The website is constantly updated and has a lot of interesting…