Scary statistics on the rates of depression and suicide in young adults. It's likely that a character in your book could have friends suffering from suicidal thoughts and they don't even know until it's too late.
This is a cyberbullying infographic which shows information and statistics about cyberbullying. I didn't know that cyberbullying was so popular and there should be ways to stop them because kids in schools are suffering from it.
Bullying poster facts- this is a good example of why bullying is a problem. Look at how many students stay home each day from school because they are afraid of bullying. Bullying is a problem because it stops people from getting an education.
What Will It Take to End the Epidemic of Bullying and Hate? : There's rarely a day that goes by that we don't hear about a bullying or cyberbullying incident. We don't need surveys or statistics to tell us that children are dying from bullycide and parents are struggling for ways to help prevent this peer cruelty. One survey of 5548 kids said the top reason kids stop bullying is If the child knew their parents disapproved and how their mom and dad would think about them if they bullied…