Macartan Mulligan, Co-Founder of NoBullying.com “Ryan did not deserve to take his own life, but the truth is, the words of bullies in school and online showed him there was no other way out, that is not the way life should be.
London, UK (PRWEB) August 12, 2013
Today, NoBullying.com releases an article discussing the sad Cyber Bullying and Bullying events that led Ryan Halligan to take his own life after two years of bullying in school and rumor spreading and online harassment.
Ryan Patrick Halligan was a 13 year old student in Vermont, US. Ryan Halligan was bullied by his classmates in school and cyber bullied online. Ryan committed suicide at the sweet innocent age of 13.
According to the article, Ryan was a sweet, fragile, fun loving and extremely intelligent boy, Ryan was threatened, insulted and taunted incessantly at school and online. At some point, a school mate claimed she had a crush on him while they talked online, little did he know that everything he said and shared with her was also shared with the rest of the school.
Ryan’s legacy continues till this day with a foundation started by his father as he continues to educate others about cyber safety and anti bullying measures. Ryan’s father continues to do seminars and educate teens about kindness and being a hero and standing up to bullies nationwide.
Macartan Mulligan, Co-Founder of NoBullying.com, said “Ryan did not deserve to take his own life, but the truth is, the words of bullies in school and online showed him there was no other way out, that is not the way life should be.”
He added that parents and teachers should make a point to educate the younger generations about the sad outcome of bullying online and off line.
NoBullying.com features many pages dedicated to parents, teens, teachers, health professionals as well as posts related to cyber safety and the latest news about law making concerning curbing Bullying worldwide as well as inspirational Bullying Poems and Bullying Quotes.
The website makes a habit of updating its bullying statistics and cyber bullying statistics regularly because it is essential to understand how widespread the bullying epidemic is.
He also added that anyone suffering from bullying in any form or way can always reach out to the team of NoBullying and they will be given advice on how to stand up to bullying or protect themselves online.
The founders of the website hope that viewers can truly learn about bullying definition as well as school bullying and workplace bullying and put a serious effort to making it stop by education and caution and not by violence. NoBullying.com is not a mere website but an actual movement against bullying.