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'Star Wars' Fans Start A Tradition That Will Help Bullied Kids Gain Confidence

The Huffington Post | Mandy Velez | Posted 06.25.2014 | Parents

Forget “The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants.” A real-life Stormtrooper suit is currently making the rounds amongst girls who need it -- and the ...

This Bullying Social Experiment Is Incredibly Eye-Opening

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 12.03.2013 | Impact

No one is immune from bullying. Whether you are the oppressor, the victim or the witness, you are part of a cycle that needs to end. A new video sh...

Don't Tell Kids That Being Bullied Makes Them Stronger

Carrie Goldman | Posted 10.09.2013 | Parents
Carrie Goldman

Being bullied 10 or 20 or 50 years ago does not qualify you to dismiss those who are being bullied today. Why? Largely, it is because of the digital revolution.

'Oh My God, Mommy, You Weigh A Lot!'

Carrie Goldman | Posted 12.15.2012 | Parents
Carrie Goldman

When I have moments of doubt, I remember the three little faces turned toward me as if I am their sun and I ask myself, "How will my words and my facial expressions affect them?"

What You Didn't See When My Child Had a Meltdown in the Restaurant

Carrie Goldman | Posted 11.13.2012 | Parents
Carrie Goldman

Dear Tables of People Gaping at Us in the Restaurant, I know what you heard. You heard my daughter screaming, admittedly very loudly. And I heard you too. I heard you say that some kids shouldn't be at restaurants. But here is what you don't see or hear...

If You Give a Girl a Hammer

Carrie Goldman | Posted 10.29.2012 | Parents
Carrie Goldman

It's easy to fall into the gendered trap of assuming that hammers and nails are the preferred territory of boys, but my 5-year-old daughter attacked this building project with more enthusiasm than I have seen her show in weeks.

Come Join Team Bullied To Tell Your Story

Carrie Goldman | Posted 10.01.2012 | Parents
Carrie Goldman

If cyberbullying is the use of electronic media to degrade, humiliate, torment and harass a person, then cybersupporting has emerged as the very opposite.

Disney Star Joins Fight To End Bullying

The Huffington Post | Lee Hernandez | Posted 07.11.2012 | Latino Voices

When Bella Thorne was approached about becoming a global ambassador for "Stomp Out Bullying," the leading national anti-bullying and cyberbullying pro...

We Need To Raise Resilient Children

Shane Paul Neil | Posted 09.10.2012 | Healthy Living
Shane Paul Neil

As a child I was beaten by bullies, robbed by bullies, humiliated by bullies. I learned to fight back -- sometimes physically, sometimes with words, and occasionally with pranks. Do I advocate violence among children? No -- no more than I advocate violence anywhere. I do advocate wit and resiliency.

Seven Shocking Bully Regrets

Kevin A. Hansen | Posted 08.22.2012 | Parents
Kevin A. Hansen

Will Bus-Monitor Karen Klein's Bullies Regret Their Actions? The world watched in horror this week as 68-year-old bus monitor Karen Klein sat for mo...

Lee Hernandez

'90210' Star Michael Steger Reveals He Was Bullied As A Child: 'You Feel Like You're Going To Die' (EXCLUSIVE)

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Hernandez | Posted 02.20.2013 | Latino Voices

On the CW's hit series "90210," (Tuesdays, 8/7c), Michael Steger plays Navid Shirazi, a rich and confident college student who dates gorgeous girls li...

Beverly Hills School Ignores 5th Grader's Year-Long Battle With Bullying

Patch | Marie Cunningham | Posted 10.26.2011 | Los Angeles

In April, single mother Robina Gibb and her 10-year-old son, John, moved to California. Originally from London, they had lived briefly in Massachusett...

Bullies, Bullied, Bystanders, or Bullet Proof -- How the Arts Help Break the Cycle of School Violence

Kristen Paglia | Posted 07.09.2011 | Arts
Kristen Paglia

Arts education, particularly theater education, may be an effective method of teaching young people tolerance, and helping them recognize, and stand up against, injustice.

Helping a 10-year-old deal with bullies

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

QUESTION Dear Irene, My 10-year-old daughter has been having a lot of trouble with friends recently. Some of the problems are caused by boy drama...