October may be the month of pumpkin flavors and Halloween specials, but it's also an incredibly important month to raise awareness about bullying. Celebrities like Camila Cabello and Taylor Swift have been doing their part during National Bullying Prevention Month by reaching out to their fans who are struggling in high school and offering their best advice.
Other stars like Raini Rodriguez have been opening up about their personal bullying stories in hopes that it'll inspire kids to stop spreading hate, because let's face it, no one deserves to be bullied.
Surprisingly, Raini is one of many stars who has been the victim of harassment and assault in school. Click through to read more stars' scary bullying stories, then let us know which ones affect you the most in the comments below.
Raini Rodriguez was tormented by people she thought were her friends.
"Kids back home in Texas, who I thought were my friends, were saying things behind my back. They said that I would never make it because I wasn't talented or pretty enough to be on TV," she said.
"They also said I wasn't funny and would constantly ask me why I was even trying. I won't lie, it hurt. Bad. Why would my "friends" turn against me?"
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