The tragic deaths of Carl Walker-Hoover in Springfield, MA. and now Jaheem Herrera in Dekalb, GA has sparked surprise, regret, and much conversation. The two 11-year-old boys committed suicide in separate situations because of the bullying they received in school. Now, a national spotlight has been set on how schools and parents deal with this issue.
We took to the streets to ask ESSENCE.com readers exactly how bullying has impacted their lives. Click on and see what they had to say.