In less than 24 hours, the effect was as if Margarite, 14, had sauntered naked down the hallways of the four middle schools in this racially and economically diverse suburb of the state capital, Olympia. Hundreds, possibly thousands, of students had received her photo and forwarded it. Do you have a similar experience? Policy makers are beginning to recognize that a uniform response to these cases does not fit. In a recent interview, he said that if the case had just involved photos sent between Isaiah and Margarite, he would have called the parents but not pressed charges. After many years of seeing my therapist and psychologist, and many years of just understanding what has happened with my role in this, I am not, and I repeat, I am NOT the victim, I am the survivor.
But they needed to understand that their impulsive actions had ramifications.
A Girl’s Nude Photo, and Altered Lives
Boyd noted, she usually does not circulate it. While a boy caught sending a picture of himself may be regarded as a fool or even a boastful stud, girls, regardless of their bravado, are castigated as sluts. In a Super Bowl advertisement for Motorola, the actress Megan Fox takes a cellphone picture of herself in a bubble bath. He looked Margarite in the eye. Sign in using you account with: How Should Schools Handle Cyberbullying?