High School junior fights bullying, tweets compliments to classmates

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A junior at West Bloomfield High School in Michigan is fighting bullying by tweeting compliments to his classmates and friends.

Jeremiah Anthony is a high school junior and creator of @westhighbros and the West High Bros Facebook page.

West High Bros is a social media effort started in October 2011.

“We just send compliments to people who are feeling bad a certain day or who have done something really good,” said Anthony.

[tweet https://twitter.com/westhighbros/status/287098718761668610]

“I built this up by complimenting my friends and then they told their friends. It started to get pretty popular. I believe that showing the goodness in people is very integral. They get cyberbullied because they are less than perfect. No one is perfect,” said Anthony.

[tweet https://twitter.com/westhighbros/status/286980552756707328]

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