My name is Viraj Puri. I am a High School student with a multi-cultural ethnic background and am 17 years old and I have created a teen blog for bully prevention. With my campaign I have recieved national recognition from a variety of sources like ABC, BBC, etc. and partnered with different organizations like Zillow, Google Analytics, the US House of Representatives, etc.
You can learn a lot about bullying on my Bully Facts page. But the main point of my blog is to use technology to bring lawmakers and teens together.
I am pleased to announce that Bullyvention is the first site to team up with the U.S. House of Representatives’ Congressional Anti-Bullying Caucus. Click on the link to learn more about the Caucus.Read more
Children still in kindergarten or even younger form cliques and intentionally exclude others, say psychologists and educators who are increasingly
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Today, we are highlighting three more tools to allow visitors to utilize everything my partners have given me access to.The first, is from Dr. Jerry
Bullying happens everywhere to anyone. Kids, teens, grown-ups – including the elderly — can be victims of bullying. Everyone’s at risk. Get your facts here.Bully Facts
Listen to the Lawmakerz
Because bullying is such a widespread problem in our nation and schools, my blog trends from Capitol Hill. From Capitol Hill, I interview Members of Congress who have a story to share or advice to give to victims of bullying.
Write On Washington
Let your Representative or Senator know how you feel and what you expect lawmakers to do about bullying.Write on Washington
Raise Your Pen
The pen is mightier than the sword. Please join me and Raise Your Pen to stop bullying now. Go to Write on Washington or Your Message Here and make your voice roar. Send us a photo of you raising your pen and we will post it, too.Raise Your Pen
Your Message Here
I would like to hear from you. Roar out your message in 100 words or less.Message Me