The cry of the heart of a young boy bullied moves the web

News 11 December, 2017
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    Keaton Jones, a young boy in Tennessee, had had enough. He asked his mother to record her heart cry against bullying. The sequence, tough and moving, quickly received a warm welcome on the web.

    At the time of recording his message, Keaton had to ask her mother to leave the school over the lunch hour so as not to have to deal with those who bully them.

    This was not the first time that he asked him such a thing. Bullies him, poured milk over it and put the food in the clothes.

    In the face of hatred, the face in tears, Keaton was raised a simple question : “Why?”.

    “People who are different do not need to be criticized. This is not their fault”, he adds.

    At the end of the sequence, he says to the other children who are victims of bullying that the situation will improve one day.

    A message that bears

    On Friday, the appeal of Keaton has been quickly understood by a large number of individuals. On Sunday evening, the video had been shared almost 400,000 times and viewed nearly 20 million times. A hashtag, #StandWithKeaton, has been launched.

    The boy has also received several endorsements from well-known personalities, including that of the player of the Titans of Tennessee’s Delanie Walker, the actress of the series “Stranger Things,” Millie Bobby Brown, the singer Cardi B, or of the founder of the UFC, Dana White.