Teen Bullying: Special Series

As nine Massachusetts teens face landmark charges for harassing 15-year-old Phoebe Prince so brutally she killed herself, The Daily Beast’s Lucinda Franks reports on the startling trend of bullying in a three-part investigation.

How to Stop a Bully

PART III: Parents of teen suicides have fought to put strict anti-bullying laws in 41 states. But they’re only effective if teachers and schools end the conspiracy of silence


Life and Death at Suicide High

PART II: Why have five students in a small Ohio town killed themselves? Lucinda Franks on how bullying is taking lives.


Bullied to Death

PART I: Lucinda Franks speaks to teen bullies and a pioneering teacher about why kids torment peers.