Articles Tagged with bullying

Mom Beats Up Daughter’s Alleged Bully In a Middle School Cafeteria

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No parent wants their child to suffer the torment of bullying. While its quite understandable for a parent to feel protective of their child, there’s also tactful measures that can be taken to resolve the situation. However, one parent decided to take matters into her own hands with a physical approach. Irea Nall had had… Read more »

California Man Files Restraining Order Against Alleged 9-Year-Old Bully Tormenting His Son: Extreme or Not?

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Bullying is a problem many children face and is often overlooked. However, one California father refuses to ignore his 9-year-old son’s suffering According to CBS Sacramento, Stephen Feuder has filed for a restraining order against the 9-year-old alleged bully. Feuder spoke exclusively with the publication, recounting the incident that prompted his actions. He shared details… Read more »

Update: School Apologizes To My Little Pony Fan

Support For Grayson

Grayson Bruce’s My Little Pony lunch bag may be coming back to school after all. Jason Rhodes, assistant communications director for Buncombe County Schools in Asheville, N.C., said in a statement Thursday, “We sincerely regret that the issue of being told to leave the bookbag at home was perceived as blaming Grayson. While that was… Read more »

My Little Pony Fan Bullied, Told To Leave Lunch Bag At Home

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Fourth-grader Grayson Bruce has been the victim of bullying at Buncombe County Schools because of his My Little Pony lunch bag. The school’s immediate solution? Ask Grayson to leave the bag at home. 9-year-old Grayson and his mother, Noreen Bruce, are disappointed by the NC school’s decision. Ms. Bruce points out that “Saying a lunchbox… Read more »

Jonathan Martin Traded To San Francisco 49ers

Jonathan Martin to play for 49ers.

Jonathan Martin — the former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman who quit his team last year after allegedly being bullied by teammate Richie Incognito — has now found a new home in San Francisco, where he will suit up for the 49ers during the 2014 season. The move to the 49ers is a homecoming of sorts… Read more »

Richie Incognito, Dolphins Teammates, Victimized Jonathan Martin Says NFL Report

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Richie Incognito, the suspended Miami Dolphins offensive lineman, systematically victimized teammate Jonathan Martin with racial and sexual taunts, a three-month investigation commissioned by the NFL released today has concluded. The report by Ted Wells of the law firm Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison says that not only Incognito but two teammates as well —… Read more »

Maryland School Throws Party For ‘A’ Students, PC Police Freak Out

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A Maryland middle school decided to host a party for straight A students. The incentive gathering included pizza, a DJ, and a game room. What should have been viewed as a nice reward for the academic achievers instead sparked a plethora of backlash from the political correctness contingent and those who think everyone should be… Read more »

Sarah Atwell Has ‘Elephant Man Syndrome’: Defies Bullying Using YouTube

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Sarah Atwell has neurofibromatosis, which is the same condition that afflicted the “Elephant Man”, Joseph Merrick, at the end of the nineteenth century. Her condition is considerably less severe and has manifested itself as a large tumor which affects about half her face. A documentary about its psychological and physical effect upon her, “The Girl… Read more »

Audrie Pott: 15-Year-Old Girl Added To Lawsuit

Audrie Pott Lawsuit

In the Audrie Pott lawsuit, a 15-year-old girl has been added to the list of defendants. The girl is accused of encouraging several teen boys to sexually assault Audrie while she was passed out drunk. Audrie later committed suicide, following social media harassment about the incident. As reported by the Sydney Herald, 15-year-old Audrie was… Read more »

Bullying Between Siblings Often Dismissed

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Bullying exists between siblings but is often casually dismissed as rivalry. However, research out of the University of New Hampshire warns parents that such abuse should not be ignored as it could stem from a mental health issue or potentially cause one. Sibling bonds are complicated and influenced by factors of birth order, age gap,… Read more »

Wisconsin City Allows Police To Ticket Parents When Their Kids Bully

Bullying and Parents Responsibility

Parents in Menona, Wisconsin can now be ticketed and fined in municipal court if their kids are found to be bullying other children. The Menona City Council passed the ordinance on May 20, and their decision is now entering the national dialogue. The decision has become of interest as an increasing number of children report… Read more »

Children Don’t Want To Be Friends With The Fat Kid, Study Reveals

Inaccurate assumptions about overweight people

An experiment reveals children would rather not be friends with the “fat kid.” Researchers from the University of Leeds (England) used a storybook model, featuring character prototypes with different body types and handicaps – drawn as overweight, normal weight, or disabled – to test the subconscious feelings and responses of children. The study, led by… Read more »

New Hampshire School Bans Dodgeball Over Bullying Potential

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Windham, NH – A strict anti-bullying campaign is leaving Windham schools without the sport of dodgeball. We’ll attempt to avoid any and all references to the 2004 comedy Dodgeball for the purposes of this article. Even though these days it is played with foam balls that don’t really hurt when they hit you and the… Read more »

Reality Shows Might Be Bad For Your Health [Study]

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Reality shows are bad for your mental health, and many fans have low-esteem, according to recent studies. Four studies on the potential impact on viewers all basically draw the same potentially negative conclusions. A panel of psychologists voiced concerns that watching reality shows could have long-term negative consequences. A glorification of bullying was also cited… Read more »

Jaide WHHS Fight: #jaide Bullying Goes Viral On Twitter [Video]

Jaide WHHS Fight: #jaide Bullying Goes Viral On Twitter [Video]

The Jaide WHHS fight video has gone viral via Twitter. This video features several teenage girl goofing off in what appears to be a locker room, with the bully getting pwned when she provokes the other girl too far. One of the girls named Jaide is calling another girl in the corner a “b*tch.” The… Read more »

13-Year-Old Girl Isolated For Having Pink Dip-Dyed Hair

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Billie Halford, 13, is an year eight pupil at the Ringwood School, (Ringwood, Hampshire UK). The teenager was pulled out of class and isolated for dip-dyeing an inch of her hair ends Manic Panic Pink, a vibrantly intense semi-permanent fuchsia. Dip-dyed, also known as the ombre look, is a fashionable trend that celebrities like Christina… Read more »