Why broadcast an apparent suicide attempt online?
Air Date: Dec 03, 2013 12:00 AM ET
After this weekend's scare at the University of Guelph where a student broadcasted his apparent suicide attempt online we hear from an expert in social and new media, Aimee Morrison, about the factors that would drive such behaviour.
Top News Headlines
- 'A new low:' Trump faces backlash for criticizing parents of fallen U.S. Muslim soldier
- Hundreds join 'march for justice' for Ottawa man who died after confrontation with police
- Stolen gnome returned to B.C. woman after 8 months with photos of international adventure
- N.L. man abducted from home, found dead in driveway 7 km away
Welcome to The National, the flagship nightly newscast of CBC News, hosted by Peter Mansbridge.