It hurts the victims. It hurts families. And it hurts organizations, especially when it comes into the schoolhouse. It hurts society.
This community finds itself in a difficult yet worthwhile conversation at the moment.
Reagan Carter, a 12-year-old middle-schooler, took her own life after suffering repeated harassment by schoolmates. Many people in this community are outraged.
First, it is important to note that experts widely agree that bullying and suicide do not normally have a direct correlation, but they are related.