A new public service announcement asks viewers to imagine what it would look like if people were as quick to say hurtful things in person as they are online. But, for kids, the line between behavior "in the real world" and behavior on the internet might not be as clear as we think.
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November 28, 2016
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November 21, 2016
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November 14, 2016
A Maryland lawmaker is pushing for a state ethics charge against Baltimore County Superintendent Dallas Dance after he retweeted a call for schools to protect "non-white students" the day after the election.
November 04, 2016
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October 27, 2016
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October 03, 2016
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September 28, 2016
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