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'To This Day' video poem illustrates bullying's long lasting effects

Written by | Mar 19, 2013 7:51 AM

Screen capture from the video

As part of his "To This Day" project, spoken word poet Shane Koyczan highlights how the memories of violence in school can echo forever throughout a person's life.

This collaborative short includes 20 second segments by a number of different artists threaded over a fluid voice. According the project's website, "this collaborative volunteer effort will demonstrate what a community of caring individuals are capable of when they come together."

Watch the animated poem below.

What is your reaction to this video? Please share your thoughts in the comments below.

We are covering bullying in central Pennsylvania in a project called "Pushed Around." Find out how to add your voice to this project here.

Pushed Around is supported by Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital.


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