To: Sarahah

Full Ban of Sarahah

20/02/18 - We won!

Sarahah has been removed from both the Apple App Store and Google Play.

It follows over 120,000 of us signing a petition, then thousands of us writing in to Apple and Google and posting on their facebook walls.

First Apple took down the app, so we went back to Google and a few days later they took down the app too!

Full Ban of Sarahah

Shut down their site, the site generates tonnes of abuse for teenagers. This must be stopped.

Why is this important?

A mobile phone app called Sarahah lets bullies send abusive messages anonymously. And it’s already spreading like wildfire across our schools - countless children’s lives are being made miserable right now

We’ve seen apps like Sahara before, and the danger they put our children in. Last year Sayat.me a similar anonymous messaging app was taken offline after the app was linked to the suicide of a young man. We can’t wait for another tragedy like this to happen before taking action.

How it will be delivered

Present the petition to Sarahah, ask them to shut down.

UK

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Reasons for signing

  • Apps should enhance life, not make it unbearable.
  • Stop the bullies!
  • for protection of children from coward bullies

Updates

2018-02-20 12:07:57 +0000
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Petition is successful with 121,218 signatures

2018-02-16 10:52:08 +0000

09/02/18
Great news! Due to our campaign the app has been taken down from the Apple App Store!!!

Now we just need to persuade google to do the same.

2018-01-29 18:23:21 +0000

100,000 signatures reached

2018-01-19 10:22:16 +0000

50,000 signatures reached

2018-01-18 18:06:36 +0000

20,000 signatures reached

2018-01-18 17:04:40 +0000

10,000 signatures reached

2018-01-18 16:48:34 +0000

5,000 signatures reached

2018-01-17 16:19:59 +0000

1,000 signatures reached

2018-01-17 15:51:15 +0000

500 signatures reached

2018-01-16 23:39:30 +0000

100 signatures reached

2018-01-16 23:17:28 +0000

50 signatures reached

2018-01-16 23:02:25 +0000

25 signatures reached

2018-01-16 22:58:12 +0000

10 signatures reached