The Internet is not only fun, pussycats and useful data. In today’s World, it plays a tremendous role. That is especially true for our children. In this column, we describe the terrible history of the Internet communication, which has led to terrible consequences. Read it and be careful with your loved ones to prevent the same.
Keeping kids safe online is incredibly important but not always easy
Children tend to be more trusting and believe the personas put out there on the internet, which has led to some high-profile cases of abduction and murder. One Australian mom, Sonya Ryan, is committed to telling her daughter’s story after she was victimized by an online predator, and she’s also fighting for harsher sentences for the people who commit these heinous crimes.
Carly Ryan was just 14 years old when she began talking to someone she thought was a young, handsome musician online
What a brave way to take a stand in honor of her daughter. You can honor Carly Ryan’s memory by sharing her story and remembering to keep your kids safe online.