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MMA's Angela Lee slams online bullying after TV star's death

Jun 02, 2020 - 6:29 PM

'I don't understand why people feel the need to spread negativity and ill wishes to another person, whom they have never even met,' says Lee

STOP CYBERBULLYING. Angela Lee shares her thoughts on cyberbullying that became the reason for Hana Kimura's death. Photo from Angela Lee's Instagram

Instagram moves on online bullying with pop-up warning

Jul 09, 2019 - 12:09 PM

One new tool being rolled out is a warning generated by artificial intelligence to notify users their comment may be considered offensive before it is posted

Twitter to ban 'dehumanizing' comments with user help

Sep 26, 2018 - 1:18 PM

The social network asks for feedback from users around the world regarding wording to be used in the policy amendment

TWITTER. Photo by Leon Neal/AFP

'The Charcoal Confessions': Nancy Binay writes book on cyberbullying

Apr 17, 2018 - 2:20 PM

The book is currently titled '45 Handy Tips Towards Healing: The Nancy Binay Charcoal Confessions' and could be released before the 2019 campaign

 Photo by Angie de Silva

Cyberbullied by a scorned mistress: A wife fights back

Sep 17, 2017 - 11:10 AM

After years of being bullied online, I finally got the nerve to do something about it. The final straw was when the scorned mistress created a fake account on Facebook.

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6 reasons we should thank controversial Instagram girl Awkarin

Aug 22, 2016 - 12:34 PM

The existence of Karin Novlida has managed to teach us adults a thing or two – if only we were willing to learn from them

Karin Novilda dan (mantan) pacarnya, Gaga. Foto dari Instagram/awkarin

Confessions of a former online bully

Aug 22, 2016 - 12:11 PM

I am not going to justify what I did or make an excuse about it I was at my weakest and lowest point vulnerable and insecure

Will vocal Duterte supporters read this article from start to finish?

Aug 06, 2016 - 4:00 PM

All we are saying is give reading comprehension a chance

Anti-Duterte voter files complaints vs Internet bullies

May 02, 2016 - 1:35 PM

UPDATED I hope people will understand their responsibilities on free speech There s a fine line between free speech and speech that harms Renee Karunungan says

Call her 'pokpok', hit her boobs: How they silence a woman

Apr 08, 2016 - 1:32 PM

After actively campaigning against presidential bet Rodrigo Duterte outspoken advocate Renee Karunungan reflects on the nature of online harassment aimed at silencing women

ONLINE HARASSMENT. Renee Karunungan reflects on the nature of online bullying against women in the context of her experience with Duterte's supporters. Image courtesy of Raffy de Guzman

'Sana ma-rape ka': Netizens bully anti-Duterte voter

Apr 07, 2016 - 5:33 PM

This is not the first time that apparent Duterte supporters have been accused of cyber bullying

Duterte to supporters: Respect others' opinion

Mar 15, 2016 - 8:18 AM

His running mate Alan Cayetano claims some of the bullies may be fake Duterte supporters out to ruin his campaign

CAUTION TO BULLIES. Rodrigo Duterte tells his online supporters to relax and respect tenets of democracy. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler