The Story of Amanda Todd
Bullied= Suicide for Amanda Todd
Amanda Michelle Todd was her full name. She was born on November-27-1996 in British Columbia. Amanda Todd committed suicide on October-10-2012, she died at the age 15. She was found dead in her home in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada. She had posted a video on YouTube in which she had showed what she is going threw with a series of flash cards. She explained how she was getting black mailed. She has moved to many different schools and when she was at the schools her mom actually went undercover and was a Facebook friend. When her mom was doing this it allows her mom to see what is going on in her life and to see if she needs help.She had posted a video on YouTube in which she had showed what she is going threw with a series of flashcards. She explained how she was getting blackmailed. She was tormented online, this was going for years and nobody did anything about it, instead she took her life. She could not escape the bullies. She posted the video on YouTube she got over 1,600 000 views, YouTube took it off the past Thursday of her death.
For the last year Amanda Todd’s parents started raising funds to Mental Health issues. This was also to raise money to support Amanda Todd. During this event they had a five-time world boxing champion Evander Holyfield came to Vancouver to throw his support behind the Amanda Todd Legacy Fund.
She committed suicide by drinking bleach. Bleach is about 85% poison. It will burn the insides out and will kill you.
When she posted the video on YouTube she got over 1,600 000 views, YouTube took it off the past Thursday of her death. She was found around 6:00 pm in her room. Her family moved to a different city, so they can start fresh.
This could be prevented by not getting involved with people that you don't know online. When you are getting with people online you never know who it is behind the computer so you never know who you are talking too.