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’13 Reasons Why’ adds Warning Video Following Criticism

13 Reasons Why is no stranger to controversy. It is the story of a high school student who commits suicide and the tapes that haunt her classmates. The show came under criticism because of how it tackles the heavy content of the Jay Asher novel. It kept things real by showing rape and suicide in detail on the screen. These harsh depictions raised concern among mental health groups. Another criticism was that parents felt like, while the show did bring awareness, it lacked proper resources. Despite the backlash, the Netflix series had a...
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High School Students Start ’13 Reasons Why Not’ Campaign

Ever since Netflix's 13 Reasons Why became available on the streaming service, it's been a hot topic of conversation and controversy.  For those who may not know what the series is about, the spoiler free version is a teenaged girl named Hannah Baker commits suicide and no one knows why.  She leaves behind a series of cassette tapes with 13 different stories to tell, all leading to the reasons and the people she holds responsible for bringing her to that point. Many fans have revered the series for putting a spotlight...
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Stars of 13 Reasons Why Talk Possible Second Season

The stars of 13 Reasons Why, Dylan Minnette and Katherine Langford, are currently on top of the world as the world talks about their hit series. Selena Gomez was 'holding on' to the novel for years before she put it into production with author, Jay Asher, and the project meant a lot to her, to Asher, and to the cast. While there remains a difference in opinions on whether or not the show serves a purpose or 'glamorizes suicide' - it's one of the most talked about television shows in...
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Netflix is Updating its Trigger Warnings for ’13 Reasons Why’

Warning: Article may contain mild spoilers from 13 Reasons Why.  Please only read on if you have seen the series. The Netflix series 13 Reasons Why has the internet buzzing on so many different levels.  The series takes a very raw look at teenage life within high school.  The pressures, the bullying and the inability to cope.  At times, however, the series takes things to a level of extreme. It's no secret that, at the very beginning of the series, we find out the main character, Hannah Baker, has killed herself and...