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Girl Bullies

'I Was A Teenage Bully': 8 Stories From Real Girls

| Jenny Zhang | Posted 01.28.2012 | Home

Trying to talk seriously about bullying is hard. The word alone sounds cheesy. As part of Rookie’s continuing series on bullies, and how we are them...

Open Letter to Mean Girl Cliques

Jazz Girard | Posted 02.18.2012 | Home
Jazz Girard

It's my first year in high school, and low and behold, I had my first encounter with mean girls. I was recently attacked by a classmate, who pointed out in vivid detail what she thought were my flaws.

What Moms Can Do About Mean Girls

Signe Whitson | Posted 02.11.2012 | Parents
Signe Whitson

To be forewarned is to be forearmed; when parents know what to look for when it comes to methods of girl bullying, they are in the best position to help their daughters cope with it.

An Earnest Attempt To Humanize Bullies, By Tavi Gevinson

| Tavi Gevinson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Home

Trying to talk seriously about bullying is hard. The word alone sounds cheesy. This is the first in a series of posts in which we try to have that con...

Carolyn Gregoire

Bullied Girls Speak Out in New Film | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 11.29.2011 | Home

Gossip, rumors, backstabbing, betrayal, love triangles, drama, jealousy and manipulation. No, this isn’t an episode of Gossip Girl. It’s the real ...

Grade Three: Rise of The Order

Mia Kirshner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Mia Kirshner

I gathered that over the first few weeks of school, they must have been holding secret clubs and planning important things. I named them The Order. Their world was sealed off from mine, magical in its exclusive glamour.

Healthy Aggression in Girls

Tabby Biddle | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tabby Biddle

Anger and physical aggression in girls and women is typically deemed inappropriate. We are taught to deny, suppress and hide these feelings, but that's not necessarily the healthiest response.

Women Bullies

Tabby Biddle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Tabby Biddle

Whenever I find myself bad-mouthing another woman I realize that in some way I am also bad-mouthing myself. I'm not only sabotaging this woman, but ALL women.