The Blue Whale Game – real or fake news?

The Blue Whale Game – real or fake news?

The Blue Whale Game is an online suicide game that originated in Russia in 2015, first appearing on the social media site VKontakte. Its target is to gain young, disaffected and impressionable teenage players aged between ten and 14 years old or so. The downloadable...
Block the bullying campaign

Block the bullying campaign

UK newspaper, The Sun, has teamed up with NSPCC in launching the #BlockTheBullying campaign to encourage people to report bullying videos on social media platforms. Additionally, they have asked for users not to share or comment on these kinds of posts as this can...
Study shows UK girls becoming more unhappy

Study shows UK girls becoming more unhappy

The Children’s Society’s annual report highlights that ‘unhappiness’ is increasing amongst girls, based on figures from five years ago. Among 10 to 15-year-old girls, 14% are unhappy with their lives as a whole, and 34% with their appearance. The BBC...
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