LORAIN CO. (WKYC) - A Facebook page that shaming unsuspecting teens who
share pictures of themselves is now back up and running. And parents in
Lorain County are hoping it is taken down soon. The site adds nasty
comments to selfie photos and reposts them.
Tina Miller says her
high school age daughter was shocked and humiliated to see her photo
here. Other victims are called out by name, all with sexual and racial
"So many people just want to hurt people," said
Miller. "It's definitely somebody who knows her. Definitely. Because
all these kids go to the same school."
Miller says this same page
was posted once before, but shut down by the social media site because
it was inappropriate. It had already sparked fights and outrage in the
Miller says now in less than two weeks, it's again become a powerful evil. And she wants it gone.
no way to sugarcoat it. It is bullying. So I thought that they would
step up and do the moral thing. Close it down," she said. "Just make
them shut it down. They refuse to do that."
A response from
Facebook after Miller reported the page as harassment reads as follows:
"We reviewed the page you reported for harassment and found that it
doesn't violate our community standards."
"That I question. What does?" said Miller.
its online Community Standards, Facebook claims "to take action on all
reports of abusive behavior directed at private individuals."
Channel 3 News contacted them directly with information about the site. A spokesperson says it's under review again.
says she's seen just how dangerous bullying can be. "I want this taken
down because it is against all these kids, not just my daughter...as
creator of a page that exposes people, you should face the
Miller says she won't punish her daughter further
by closing her Facebook account, but it's a heavy reminder of how public
those photos can become.
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