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Celebrities rally for boy bullied at school after emotional video of him in tears goes viral

By: CHRISTOPHER BRITO, CBS NEWS
December 13, 2017 Updated: December 13, 2017 at 11:25 am
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A boy teased for being "different" was flooded with comforting messages from dozens of celebrities over the weekend. This comes after he expressed his daily struggles as a victim of bullying in a heart-wrenching video posted online.

On Friday, Keaton Jones of Knoxville, Tennessee, described the painful ordeal to his mother Kimberly in a Facebook video, where he breaks down in tears.

"They make fun of my nose, they call me ugly," Jones said."I have no friends."

During lunchtime, the bullying turns from verbal to physical, Jones says. According to his mother, the boy asked her to pick him because he was afraid to eat with his schoolmates.

Read the full story at CBS News.

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