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BULLY Movie: Moving Away from a Place of Crisis

Zach Veach | Posted 07.26.2012 | Teen
Zach Veach

As a kid who was bullied in the public school system, I hope we can move away from dealing with bullying from a place of crisis and instead guide a bullying strategy rather than accepting it.

Bully: The Sequel

Cindy Waitt | Posted 07.15.2012 | Education
Cindy Waitt

You don't have to be a filmmaker to stand up to bullies. We can all do something, as parents, educators, volunteers, students, and schools to help stop them in their tracks, or at the very least, decrease the day to day incidents that put our kids and families at risk.

Why Bully-Gate Matters

Jay Michaelson | Posted 07.14.2012 | Politics
Jay Michaelson

As I returned home from the movie Bully, I read about Mitt Romney's high school bullying. There are some who say this 37-year-old story is irrelevant, but there are at least three reasons why that's not so.

'Bully' Is A Wake-Up Call... For Adults

Carrie Jacobs, Ph.D. | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Carrie Jacobs, Ph.D.

The film offers our youth nothing but a painful look at what they already see and feel almost daily. It poignantly highlights to young people how invisible their lives can be to adults, and just how unsupportive and inattentive adults can be.

'Bully' Question: How One Father Spoke To His Child About Anti-Gay Abuse

HLN TV | Bert Weiss | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

"Daddy, I don't want to do recess anymore." Those are the words my then eight-year-old sheepishly uttered to me a year ago. I was baffled. My son i...

Bullying: Movie Raises Awareness, NoBLE Center Provides Treatment

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 04.14.2012 | Detroit

The new documentary "Bully," which shines a light on a problem affecting millions of young people, makes its Michigan debut Friday, opening at movie t...

John Celock

Union Leaders Target Bullying | John Celock | Posted 04.11.2012 | Education

WASHINGTON - The heads of the nation's two largest teachers' unions stressed Tuesday night the need for government leaders to continue to focus on bul...

Bully Will Disturb You and Give You Hope, But Ultimately It Misses the Mark

Ashley Bryan | Posted 06.09.2012 | College
Ashley Bryan

I fear instead that those demographics not reflected in the film -- basically everyone except simple small-town folks -- will leave the theater troubled by what they've seen but ultimately detached from the issue.

'Bully' Gets 'Girl'

Mark O'Connell, L.C.S.W. | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Mark O'Connell, L.C.S.W.

The gender binary and its relationship to bullying may be an elusive and challenging concept for many, because it requires us to self-reflect, examine our own expectations, and perhaps even change some of them. No one wants to feel he or she is part of the problem. But we are, all of us.

Will 'Bully' Get PG-13 Recut?

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.30.2012 | Entertainment

The "Bully" ratings battle looks to have one more round. According to the Los Angeles Times, The Weinstein Company might release a new, PG-13 version ...

Parents, Don't Let the MPAA 'Bully' You

Jim Steyer | Posted 05.30.2012 | Entertainment
Jim Steyer

There is no question that Bully is a difficult film to watch. The rub is that the MPAA's R-rating can act like a scarlet letter, basically preventing most parents from even considering this movie -- or any movie -- for younger teens.

Film Review: Bully

Zorianna Kit | Posted 05.30.2012 | Entertainment
Zorianna Kit

Controversy aside, Bully is powerful enough from the point of view that it touches a very important social issue that has grown to the point where it's also an educational one and well as a community one.

Together We Can End Bullying

Amy Neumann | Posted 05.29.2012 | Impact
Amy Neumann

Bullying has become a huge issue these days, both online and off. Not just for individuals, but also for families and communities.

WATCH: Amazing Strings Cover Of Kanye West Hit

Posted 03.29.2012 | Entertainment

Three musicians are adding the sounds of their instruments to the chorus of anti-bullying activists with a cover of Kanye West and Daft Punk's song "S...

Can 'Titans' Take Out 'Hunger Games'?

Posted 05.29.2012 | Entertainment

This Friday, the "Fairest of Them All" battle kicks off with the release of Relativity's "Mirror, Mirror." While the film is getting a head start on t...

Personal Power

Elissa Kravetz | Posted 05.29.2012 | Impact
Elissa Kravetz

One afternoon at a a women's empowerment lecture I was asked up on stage to share my story. My stomach dropped, but then she said, "At any given moment, we have the power to change our story and make it what we want."

Busy Philipps Gives Her Take on Bully and Upcoming Film With Michelle Williams

Shira Lazar | Posted 05.29.2012 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar


Celebrities Show Their Support For 'Bully' Movie

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 05.07.2012 | Entertainment

Lee Hirsch's highly anticipated documentary "Bully" follows several families who have been affected by bullying. The families in the film are hardly a...

A Solution to the Bully R-Rating Controversy: Let It Go Viral

Chris Krapek | Posted 05.27.2012 | Chicago
Chris Krapek

To curb this controversy and really, truly bring awareness to the anti-bullying movement, The Weinstein Company should release Bully directly to online platforms, free of charge.

Give Kids the Respect They're Due

Cynthia Lowen | Posted 05.13.2012 | Education
Cynthia Lowen

If we expect middle and high school students to have the courage, integrity and strength to take on bullying, we must empower them with the respect to handle the language that honestly depicts their world.

Why Bully's Rating Should Be Changed

Patrick Gill | Posted 05.12.2012 | Chicago
Patrick Gill

Rather than gaining press for the awards it has received, Bully is gathering attention for its R rating from the MPAA -- due to its use of six expletives. I, and many others, would like to use more than six expletives as a reaction to this.

Gary Susman

Weinstein Company Loses Appeal Over R-Rated 'Bully' | Gary Susman | Posted 04.24.2012 | Entertainment

Who's the bully in this case -- movie mogul Harvey Weinstein or the MPAA ratings board? As expected, the MPAA turned down Weinstein's appeal over t...