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Take the Power Out of Bullying: Bystander Revolution

Sue Scheff | Posted 07.03.2014 | Impact
Sue Scheff

Last fall during National Bullying Awareness Month, I read an excellent article by Huffington Post contributor Signe Whitson. It was called, "6 Reason...

Bystanders No More

Hon. Judy Harris Kluger | Posted 05.11.2014 | Impact
Hon. Judy Harris Kluger

Whether you are a man or a woman, challenge yourself to be aware of how your inaction supports sexism and homophobia.

6 Reasons Why Bystanders Choose Not to Intervene to Stop Bullying

Signe Whitson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Signe Whitson

For kids, who are often in the very best position to stop the bullying that occurs in their midst, the barriers to intervention are very real and quite formidable. What follows are six of the most frequently cited reasons that young people give for why they choose not to intervene to stop bullying.

Shaping Stories of Violence: Power of the Online Bystander

Hollaback | Posted 07.24.2013 | Impact
Hollaback

The way we talk about violence shapes the way we think about it. Today, many of these discussions take place through our keyboards online.

Point, Click, Save This Woman's Life

Sam Sommers | Posted 06.02.2013 | Impact
Sam Sommers

This is a present-tense story about a person in need of your and my help. There's a match out there for Nalini. Maybe it's you; maybe it's someone you know. It only requires a few moments of your time to find out.

If You Were Dying, Would Anybody Help?

Stuart Muszynski | Posted 05.19.2013 | Impact
Stuart Muszynski

Who is responsible for this "values cliff" and how do we get back on track to a shared expectation of decency, responsibility and citizenship that we all can say is the real America of our traditions, aspirations, hopes and dreams?

NYPD Innocent Bystander

Jeff Danziger | Posted 10.27.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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Bullies: Who Has the Power?

Pamela Sage Dodson | Posted 05.08.2012 | Parents
Pamela Sage Dodson

Only when the vast majority of us acknowledge bullies in all their forms for what they are -- only when enough of us take a stance against them, will things change.

The Silence of the Workforce

Margaret Heffernan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Margaret Heffernan

Why does no one tell leaders the truth? How is it that smart leaders fail to notice what's going on around them? How could Obama not know that employ...

What Makes It OK to Press Record?

Anastasia Goodstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Anastasia Goodstein

Instead of just focusing on youth engaged in actual online bullying, we should also be encouraging online "bystanders" to speak up and speak out. This is part of being a good digital citizen