The Internet is a brutal place. Shielded by digital anonymity, bullies are emboldened to unleash cruelty that shames, hurts and silences their victims. That seemed to be what was happening when a young man posted a photo of Ohio State University sophomore Balpreet Kaur in the ‘funny’ section of social news website Reddit.com.
A gender policing story with a happy ending. Solely because Balpreet Kaur is a wonderful human being. File under, “Lessons on how to respond to hate/ignorance.”