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Manhattan High students affected by sexual harassment

Unnamed sophomore female Interview conducted by Meredith Comas "The first time he ever did it when we were freshman and was making me uncomfortable and was like ‘not even a panty pic?’" "When I finally told him he was making me uncomfortable and giving me a panic attack he was like ‘sorry I won’t ever ask again’ but that was a lie.” "You can kind of tell, I mean not always, ...

Administration talks online harassment policy

Seaman student accused of threatening others for lewd photos

Jacob Clanton, Print Editor-in-Chief

Manhattan High isn’t the only area school dealing with cases of this nature. Seaman High, a Centennial League member, currently has a male student under investigation for obtaining nude photos of females and using those photos to harass and intimidate those students online. The Topeka Capital-Journal reported that the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office opened an investigation into the allegations...

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Face the truth about online harassment

Meredith Comas, Opinions Editor

The world of cyberspace is a scary one. It is no secret that the internet is often credited with the destruction of today’s youth. The invention of apps like Snapchat, Facebook, Instagram and more, receive the blame for the faults and mistakes of impulsive and hormonal teenagers. Since the internet has become so widespread and social media apps allow access to people’s private lives anywher...

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