The voters have spoken and Melania Trump is our next first lady. Typically, I wouldn’t give advice to someone about to occupy the east wing of the White House, but Trump has said that she plans to use her new platform to help combat cyberbullying.
“We must find better ways to honor and support the basic goodness of our children, especially in social media,” she said at a recent campaign speech in Pennsylvania. “It will be one of the main focuses of my work, if I am privileged enough to become your first lady.”
Her timing is good, considering how divisive the campaign has been. Cyberbullying doesn’t just affect kids. There are plenty of adults who have been guilty of using social media for name-calling and disrespectful comments about people they don’t agree with, and it’s time for all of us to start treating each other with a bit more courtesy because it’s