Anti-bullying speaker visits local schools

Posted at 8:10 AM, Jan 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-05 08:10:25-05

An anti-bullying tour visit mid-Michigan today.

The Relentless Tour will make stops in Lansing and East Lansing.

Motivational speaker Anthony Ianni, a former Michigan State basketball player, will talk to students at Lansing Charter Academy at 9 a.m. and Pinecrest Elementary in East Lansing at 1:30.

Ianni was diagnosed with autism as a child and was the victim of bullying.

He's sharing his experience to help inspire kids to take a stand against bullying.

The tour is sponsored by the Michigan Department of Civil Rights and the Autism Alliance of Michigan.