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School Bullies

Gynecomastia and My Traumatic Day at the Beach

Lorne Jaffe | Posted 07.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Lorne Jaffe

It took 10 years post-gynecomastia surgery for me to go to the beach and take off my shirt because I still felt those now phantom breasts and stares.

'Jonah Hill & Me' by Jason Stuart

Jason Stuart | Posted 08.04.2014 | Gay Voices
Jason Stuart

Jonah Hill gives emotional apology over homophobic slur on Jimmy Fallon's Tonight Show: "The word I chose was grotesque."

The Bully Song

Chef Rossi | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Chef Rossi

I have witnessed a lot of cruelty in my life but rarely does anything compare to the cruelty I saw and was often the victim of in the 7th and 8th grade.

Teased About Your Looks? Bullying That Goes Under the Radar

Vivian Diller, Ph.D. | Posted 06.08.2013 | Parents
Vivian Diller, Ph.D.

How do we distinguish the angst and insecurities felt by most teenagers from the pain resulting from bullying? Does all teasing between kids warrant prohibition, or is there room for some joking and fooling around? When things clearly go too far, who should intervene?

WATCH: How One Principal Convinced A Bullied Student To Stay In School

OWN | Posted 02.14.2013 | OWN

For years, John McDonogh High School has been hampered by low academic performance and stigmatized by a culture of violence. The challenge of bringing...

Parents Pull Kids Out Of School After Bully Beats, Tears Out Girl's Hair

Posted 11.29.2012 | Education

Parents in Elletsville, Ind., are pulling their children out of the school system in light of what they call a "bullying problem" at Edgewood Junior H...

The Best Defense Against Bullying

Pam Allyn | Posted 12.11.2012 | Parents
Pam Allyn

Childhood can be a profoundly lonely experience. Whether it's walking to school wishing for a friend, or sitting by oneself on the bus or dreading the endless minutes in the cafeteria, our children need fortification.

A 'Victim's' Account

Rev. Dr. Stephanie Buckhanon Crowder | Posted 12.04.2012 | Politics
Rev. Dr. Stephanie Buckhanon Crowder

More and more in the public square are actions and language indicative of scapegoating, gulling, and victimization.

World Here I Come!

Elissa Kravetz | Posted 11.20.2012 | Impact
Elissa Kravetz

I was asked by someone in the group why I started the charity. At this point I got choked up and slowly started talking about how I was bullied horribly when I was younger. Then I started to cry.

Send the Bullies Back to School

David Aronchick | Posted 11.20.2012 | Education
David Aronchick

Today, our kids face a new form of bullying through the use of social media. Simply search "Facebook bullying" on Google and the horrors of what is happening in cyberspace to kids around the world is instantly revealed.

Bullying: It Begins on the Bus

Marlo Thomas | Posted 11.06.2012 | Women
Marlo Thomas

As kids head back to classrooms this month -- many of them on school buses -- it's time for parents and guardians to step in and step up to their responsibility, and help avert another year of bullying before it has a chance to begin.

10-Year-Old Screams Out In Footage Of His Vicious Bus Bullying

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 07.24.2012 | Education

Chilling video of 10-year-old Cequan Haskins being viciously bullied on a school bus in May 2011 was released publicly on Friday by the boy's mother a...

'No One Saw A Thing': Discovering The Truth About Our Son

good men project | Posted 07.23.2012 | Parents

Written by Jeffrey Wallace for The Good Men Project There’s always one kid in the neighborhood everybody loves to torment; in Windsor Heights it ...

Student Wears Darth Vader Helmet On School Bus Allegedly To Ward Off Bullies

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 07.02.2012 | Education

Reddit user Gordopolis has uploaded an upsetting video of a student wearing a Darth Vader helmet on a school bus -- something he believes is an effort...

Real Life Lessons From Real Life DoGooders: Everyone Wants to Matter and Be Included

Marc Ozburn | Posted 05.07.2012 | Impact
Marc Ozburn

There is no quick fix to tackle the bullying problem because the causes are too inherent to our society, but a small amount of empathy can powerfully influence an individual and a school community.

Tech-Savvy Bullies Steal WiFi Instead Of Lunch Money

www.theglobeandmail.com | Posted 01.21.2012 | Home

Being the most Internet-connected country in the world has opened the way for a new form of bullying in South Korean schools, with victims being force...

Catholic Social Teaching And Bullying: A Call To Action

Joseph Amodeo | Posted 12.07.2011 | Religion
Joseph Amodeo

Catholics are called to protect the dignity of the human person without exception. We must recognize that bullying is an attack on human dignity.

Mother Of Suicide Victim To Bachmann: Speak Out Against Gay Bullying

Posted 11.16.2011 | Education

The mother of a gay teenager who committed suicide last year arrived at Rep. Michele Bachmann's office in Waite Park, Minn. Thursday carrying a box wi...

Photographer Refuses To Take Senior Portraits For 'Ugly' Teen Bullies

Posted 10.19.2011 | Education

A Pennsylvania photographer has chosen not to photograph a group of high school girls for their senior portraits after she found evidence of the teens...

'Friday' Star Pulled Out Of School For Relentless Bullying

Posted 10.10.2011 | Education

Teen music artist Rebecca Black has been forced to leave her high school in Anaheim, Calif. after being bullied relentlessly for her hit single "Frida...

Michele Bachmann Silent On String Of Gay And Bullied Teen Suicides In Her District

Posted 09.25.2011 | Education

A string of suicides among gay and bullied teenagers in Minnesota's largest school district, Anoka-Hennepin Schools, has critics blaming the district'...

Gay Student Threatened Days Before He Was Slayed, Prosecutors Say

Posted 09.04.2011 | Education

Trial began this afternoon in the case of a California teenager accused of execution-style murdering a gay classmate at a middle school in 2008. Th...

Bullies: A Dad's Dilemma

Dana H. Glazer | Posted 08.14.2011 | Healthy Living
Dana H. Glazer

Where does the balance lie between being a helicopter parent and the hands-off, just-let-kids-work-it-out-for-themselves approach? As a dad, I'm still trying to figure this out.

Bullying: Why Zero-Tolerance Policies Don't Work

Andrew Zack | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Andrew Zack

It seems to me that we should be teaching kids today how to deal with bullies, and we should be taking those bullies aside and looking at their lives to find out what is making them act as bullies.

Ending Bullying In Schools Is An Inexact Science, Research Shows

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

Fixing school bullying isn't simple. That's what research is revealing about anti-bullying school programs, according to The Boston Globe. "antibull...