#cyberbullying | #cyberbully | Europe adopts laws to stop abusive online posts

Japan plans to crack down on cyber-bullying after a reality show star who received hundreds of abusive messages on social media apparently took her own life. Some European countries have legislation to oblige social media platform operators to delete harmful content. A German law introduced two years ago requires operators…

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#cyberbullying | #cyberbully | Alexa Bliss Tells Followers To ‘Be Kind’ As Podcaster Receives Death Threats

Alexa Bliss has been the target of attacks from popular podcaster JDFromNY206, and her followers are … [+] not taking it lightly. Credit: WWE.com The predictably messy fallout stemming from the tragic death of Hana Kimura—who lost a heartbreaking battle with cyberbullying—has turned into an all-out circus in the tension-filled…

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#cyberbullying | #cyberbully | Lifting of emergency over coronavirus leaves businesses with mixed feelings

People in Japan’s service and distribution sectors which had been forced into closure or hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic have voiced mixed feelings as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lifted a state of emergency over the virus in the country. With the end of the emergency Monday, restaurants and shops…

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#cyberbullying | #cyberbully | ‘Terrace House’ star Hana Kimura: Japan to discuss cyberbullying laws after death of wrestler

Kimura, a cast member on the latest season of the Netflix show “Terrace House,” died on Saturday at the age of 22, confirmed World Wonder Ring Stardom, the professional wrestling organization that represented Kimura. “We are very sorry to report that our Hana Kimura has passed away,” Stardom said in…

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#cyberbullying | #cyberbully | Hana Kimura: Suicide of Japanese wrestler blamed on online bullying | Asia| An in-depth look at news from across the continent | DW

Hana Kimura was found dead in her apartment in the early hours of Saturday. She had a plastic bag over her head and poisonous chemicals were circulating in her bedroom. Kimura left a note apologizing to her mother, adding, “Thank you for giving birth to me.” Known for her perky…

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#cyberbullying | #cyberbully | Japan to discuss cyberbullying laws after death of wrestler and ‘Terrace House’ star

Japanese government officials are calling for action against cyberbullying, amid a national outpouring of grief after the death of professional wrestler and reality television star Hana Kimura. Kimura, a cast member on the latest season of the Netflix show “Terrace House,” died on Saturday at the age of 22, confirmed…

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#cyberbullying | #cyberbully | ‘Terrace House’ star Hana Kimura: Japan to discuss cyberbullying laws after death of wrestler

Kimura, a cast member on the latest season of the Netflix show “Terrace House,” died on Saturday at the age of 22, confirmed World Wonder Ring Stardom, the professional wrestling organization that represented Kimura. “We are very sorry to report that our Hana Kimura has passed away,” Stardom said in…

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