Netflixannounced Wednesday that its popular teen drama will now feature a short video ahead of the first episode of each season starring cast members breaking character to offerviewers support.
The intro will be played before episodes, both as a warning to and show of support for viewers.
Aside from the video, Netflix has added a downloadable viewing guide to help parents and teens talk about the show's hard themes, according to the online statement. "The challenge of when you are making a piece of entertainment for young viewers is that you want very much to make something that has a positive impact on their lives, but the instant that you become instructive and try to tell them the message that you want to convey and the right choices to make, they will tune out".
"By shedding a light on these hard topics, we hope our show can help start a conversation, but if you are struggling with these issues yourself, this series might not be right for you, or you may want to watch it with a trusted adult", the new message at the start of the program, recited by the series' starring actors, states. "[The site] will now include a viewing guide to help parents and teens start these tough conversations", Netflix explained.
MS law bans abortions past 15 weeks gestation
Supporters of the pro-choice movement and the Jackson Women's Health Organization on the 40th anniversary of Roe v Wade in 2013. Phil Bryant signed the bill into law Monday afternoon, saying MS is "saving more of the unborn than any state in America".
It looks as though 13 Reasons Why could be as hard-hitting as ever when it returns for its second series on Netflix.
The show's second season will be released this year. But critics gave the series mixed views; they praised the cast's performances and the production, while some felt it glorified suicide and self-harm.
"I'm a childhood sexual abuse rape at 19.and a survivor of suicide attempts", Prentice read out from the letter.
Israel admits it bombed Syrian 'nuclear site' in 2007
It said the reactor was being constructed with help from North Korea and had been months away from activation. One reason could be the upcoming memoir of former prime minister Ehud Olmert, who ordered the strike.
We're so excited to completely binge watch the entire first season of Alexa & Katie tomorrow on Netflix!
"More educational programming and content that shows that help is available, that recovery is possible", said Dan Reidenberg, the executive director for Suicide Awareness Voices of Education, a nonprofit group with the mission of suicide prevention. But with season two, Netflix hopes to "be a powerful agent for change" with four big updates.
Northwestern'sstudy found that the show prompted conversations about hard issues and 71 per cent of teens found 13 Reasons Why relatable. And over 50 percent of parents are looking for more resources, prompting Netflix to launch 13ReasonsWhy.Info.
Venezuela's currency, the bolívar, has suffered from hyperinflation as a result of government mismanagement and U.S. sanctions. Another U.S. official cited United Nations data showing more than 1.5 million Venezuelans have been displaced by the crisis.
May asked Abe to support her in Britain's row with Russia over the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter. A Friday survey had a similar drop in support but only 40.4 percent said then that they did not support Abe.
The group marched through downtown streets, chanting and speaking out against "wrongful deaths of black Americans by police". Protests continued in Sacramento , Calif., on Friday following Sunday's fatal police shooting of 22-year-old Stephon Clark .
McDaniel, who has a history of making incendiary comments, would be more at risk of losing than a less-controversial Republican. Hyde-Smith, a Republican who is now the state's agriculture and commerce commissioner, will replace longtime GOP Sen.
If the USA imposes fresh sanctions on Iran , the country's capacity to export crude oil is likely to be crippled as a result. Secretary of State as a risk to oil markets, given that he fiercely opposed the Iranian nuclear deal as a member of Congress.
The S&P 500 posted two new 52-week highs and 42 new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 23 new highs and 93 new lows. Technology and industrial companies, basic materials makers and health care companies also fell sharply.
The father and daughter remain in a critical condition in hospital following their exposure to the lethal nerve agent, Novichok . Responding to Russia's decision to expel the diplomats, Britain said it had "anticipated" the move.
Polish President Andrzej Duda (right) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel (left) meet in Warsaw on Monday. He said in an interview with the tabloid Bild last week that "Islam does not belong to Germany".
The policy announcement outraged advocates for transgender troops, and the advocates vowed to fight the limits in court. The order to reverse President Obama's policy was blocked by federal judges who said it was probably unconstitutional.
The Humane Society of the United States generally recommends against having your pet fly in the cargo compartment. United and other airlines have struggled to handle an onslaught of animals traveling with the airline.
Senior Chinese official cautions United States over tariffs
On the other hand, China urged the United States to cease and desist from endangering trade relations between the two countries. China potential measures were not confined to commodities, and tourism could be a possible target, he added.
Trump passes $1.3 trillion spending bill to avert shut down
A third lapse would be deeply embarrassing for a Republican-controlled Congress facing mid-term elections in November. Five times since October, lawmakers have had to pass stopgap funding legislation to keep the government's lights on.
YouTube updates its policies on videos featuring guns
In addition, Cohen admitted that with YouTube's music service, it hopes to put an end to criticism from the music industry . Listening to music videos on YouTube will remain free, but the ad blitz will make it far more frustrating - by design.
Karen McDougal files lawsuit to discuss alleged Trump affair
McDougal's 23-page lawsuit comes on the heels of efforts by adult film star Stormy Daniels to get out of a similar hush agreement. The lawsuit alleges that McDougal was "duped" by her then-lawyer, Keith Davidson , into signing the agreement.
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As previously reported , Vanessa filed for divorce from Donald Jr. on March 15 after being married for more than a decade. Today, the former Danity Kane member's 2012 remix of Gotye's "Somebody That I Used to Know" is also raising eyebrows.