Fat Shaming: Men Are Victims Too

Typically when we hear of body shaming or fat shaming we think of women or young girls. Rarely do we see or hear about men being targets of harassment for their size. Body shaming has no boundaries. From babies to kids to teachers to parents and most of all —...

The Rise of Shame Nation In the Marines

Online abuse, harassment, stalking, revenge porn and hate is not only becoming the new norm, we are now watching it seep into places where we expect better from people – The U.S. Military (Marines). In 2013 I wrote about Adult Bullying: Harassment By People You...

Could You Be A Troll?

In today‚Äôs online climate, we are witnessing friends unfollowing or actually unfriending each other, while people are boldly insulting each other with their offensive opinions, thoughts and comments.   Research from Stanford and Cornell University suggests that...

Stand Up Against Online Hate and Cyberbullying

With the headlines screaming of horrific acts of bullying and cyberbullying that can push kids to their death, then we see celebrities and professional athletes taking a stand against this hate, I applaud them and feel some relief. These public figures are victims...

How Online Abuse Has Spiraled Out of Control

We are living in a time that it’s not only online abuse, it’s actual hate that is destroying the cyber-culture. Ashley Judd brilliantly described how women have been treated online, especially how she has been digitally tortured, in her TED Talk,...