Posts tagged ‘plea’

April 1, 2011

Bullied girl speaks with signs on YouTube

No way of accounting for the veracity of the video but it is still very touching. ***Update – it is real***

Via @JoeMyGod

From the video annotation:

“Inspired by someone who gets me. Jade. I wanted to share how I feel. Sticks and stones? I don’t think so. Words can really hurt. Think before you speak.
For inquiries, please send an email to
and not directly to Alye.
Thank you, her family.


The Canadian anti-bullying site Pink Shirt Day has an update to the  story – read it here.


February 25, 2011

CNN: A cry in the night from Tripoli

Anderson Cooper’s  heartbreaking interview with an anonymous woman in Tripoli as she fears for her nation and her own life. Her appeal for the rest of the world to intervene and stop the carnage brought me to tears.

Apologies for the commercial at the beginning.

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