Tag Archives: Amanda Todd

Arrest in Amanda Todd Case

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Five charges — including harassment and Internet luring — have been laid against Aydin Coban, a Dutch national, in connection with the online extortion of B.C. teen Amanda Todd. “This is truly a day that we’ve been waiting for, to hear that something has come out of Amanda’s story,” said Amanda’s mom Carol Todd at an RCMP media conference on ... Read More »

The Right Legislation at the Right Time

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It was hard for us to believe. The sharing of a humiliating image of our daughter Rehtaeh, taken without her knowledge, was not a police matter. We were told it was a community issue, not a legal one. A ‘community issue’ is lingo for there’s nothing you can do about it and/or it’s to big for the police to handle ... Read More »

Cyberbullying legislation to be announced

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Welcome news this morning.   Related articles Conservatives set to introduce cyberbullying legislation Federal government to table bill aimed at combating cyberbullying Cyberbullying law promised in throne speech takes aim at online abuse Statement from Ministers Blaney and MacKay on Bullying Awareness Week Read More »

Open Letter to Facebook

Global Alliance against Minor Exploitation www.GAME4kids.org October 29, 2013 Mr. Mark Zuckerberg Ms. Sheryl Sandberg Facebook Board of Directors Dear Directors, This is going to be a long letter, but allow me to get straight to the point. Facebook policies and/or the lack of implementation thereof are a DANGER TO CHILDREN. It is as simple as that. Several months have ... Read More »

One Year After Amanda’s Death

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I’m struggling to stay in this world, because everything just touches me so deeply. I’m not doing this for attention. I’m doing this to be an inspiration and to show that I can be strong. ~ Amanda Todd It’s hard to believe a year ago today Amanda Todd’s precious life ended. Her mom, Carol, has written what I know would ... Read More »

Amanda Todd Video at One Year

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I’m struggling to stay in this world, because everything just touches me so deeply. I’m not doing this for attention. I’m doing this to be an inspiration and to show that I can be strong. I did things to myself to make pain go away, because I’d rather hurt myself then someone else. Haters are haters but please don’t hate, ... Read More »