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A video of New York schoolboys taunting a 68-year-old school bus monitor has gone viral, watched more than 1.65 million times since it was posted online June 19. It's led many people to decry a new low in an increasingly coarse culture and to ask: What's wrong with our children?

Social media is driving an effort to try to help the monitor, Karen Klein. More than $278,000 --  and counting -- has been raised. The money is ostensibly...

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