bullying Articles

Richie Incognito: Bullying Since The Early 2000s?
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It looks like bullying isn’t something Richie Incognito just picked up. With the recent news of Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Incognito bullying teammate and fellow offensive lineman Jonathan Martin, Incognito’s past is coming back to haunt him. On Monday, it …

Julianne Moore Talks “Carrie” Remake, Bullying

Actress Julianne Moore discussed filming the 2013 remake of “Carrie,” the iconic 1976 Brian De Palma film of the same name, and addressed how modern bullying didn’t much alter the tone of the movie. “Carrie” is adapted from Stephen King’s …

Bullying Football Team: Did the Coach Go Overboard in 91-0 Win?
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A high school football coach in Texas was slapped with a formal bullying complaint after his team won 91-0 on Friday. Aledo High School, the football team that put up a score you’d expect to see in a basketball game, …

2 Arrested In FL Suicide Case of Rebecca Sedwick

Two arrests have been made in the case of Rebecca Ann Sedwick’s death, the 12-year-old girl from Lakeland, FL who killed herself last month after being bullied. The female juveniles, a 14-year-old and a 12-year old, were both arrested Monday …

Facebook Brag Leads to Teens’ Arrest in Florida Bullying Case That Led to 12-Year-Old’s Suicide Facebook Brag Leads to Teens’ Arrest in Florida Bullying Case That Led to 12-Year-Old’s Suicide

Two Florida teens have been arrested and charged with felony aggravated stalking in correlation with the suicide of 12-year-old Rebecca Sedwick, who jumped off a concrete silo last month. Authorities say that it was excessive bullying, both online and in-person, …

LeAnn Rimes Talks About The Time She Was Almost Knifed
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LeAnn Rimes has spoken quite a bit recently about personal things; in a May interview with Us Weekly, she talked a little about her new album and how hard it was to write about her affair with now-husband Eddie Cibrian. …

Sibling Bullying Could Affect Mental Health, Shows Study

A new study published this week in the journal Pediatrics shows that the aggression so commonly seen among siblings can negatively impact the mental health of children and adolescents. Researchers from the University of New Hampshire (UNH) looked at sibling …

LeAnn Rimes Gives Us The Finger In New Ad
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LeAnn Rimes is part of a new ad campaign against bullying, and the country singer isn’t afraid to be brash about it. Rimes said last summer that she admitted herself into rehab in order to learn how to “cope” after …

Bullied Boy Dies After Schoolyard Beating
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Baily O’Neill, a 12-year-old boy who was bullied and beaten at his Pennsylvania school, has died. He was taken off of life support on Sunday, March 3 – just days after his twelfth birthday. According to the Philadelphia Inquirer, O’Neill …

Hit That Bully In The Mouth: 7 Instances Of People Taking Their Momma’s Advice
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There are some that would never condone fighting – under any circumstances. And for the most part, I’d say that the “turn the other cheek” philosophy is the best course of action in most situations. But I’m sure that some …

Bullied Bus Monitor Receives Over $200K In Donations

This is quite an amazing story. Yesterday a video went viral of Karen Klein, 68 of Greece New York, getting bullied while on the job as a bus monitor for a bunch of middle schoolers. Here is the video and …

Being Anonymous on the Internet Is a Good Thing Being Anonymous on the Internet Is a Good Thing
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What would the internet be without anonymity? Even in the shadow of Facebook’s misguided cause to eliminate this invaluable aspect of the online experience, the right to stay anonymous on the internet is an indispensable facet on which ye olde …

Dharun Ravi Sentenced To 30 Days In Jail Dharun Ravi Sentenced To 30 Days In Jail
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Former Rutgers University student Dharun Ravi, 20, was sentenced to 30 days in jail, along with 3 years probation, for his use of a webcam in spying on his former roommate, which resulted in his suicide. Ravi was found guilty …

Facebook Kill List Prompts School Expulsion, ACLU Lawsuit Facebook Kill List Prompts School Expulsion, ACLU Lawsuit
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The hyper-vigilance against bullying continues to produce situations where it is difficult to discern between legitimate threats or intimidation and dark but innocent adolescent humor. The latest entry into the pool: three eighth-graders in northwest Indiana have been expelled due …

Addressing The Problem Of Bullying On Facebook

Yesterday, Tony Orsini, my son’s middle school principal sent a blunt letter to all parents telling us that we should ban social networks for our middle school children. I was unsure whether it was acceptable for me to print the latter when I got it, but our New York CBS TV station had a headline today, "NJ Principal Asks Parents To Ban Social Networking" in which it prints the whole letter. You should read it for yourself. I respect Tony, but he’s wrong on this one.

The Web Never Forgets….Ever

If you watched the news over the weekend, you probably couldn’t escape news of eight teenagers accused of viciously beating a 16-year-old girl, with the intention of posting a video on YouTube.

Doh! Simpsons Cybersquatter Loses Domain
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Perhaps he should have just taken the 300 bucks. Instead Keith Malley, now the former owner of TheSimpsonsMovie.com, is most likely out some money.

Bullying & Cyberbullying

Bullying is a serious issue. It makes people feel bad, makes them do things that they might not necesarily want to do, and forces people’s hands. Cyberbullying is worse – it takes all those things, puts them online in blogs or journals or social networks, and ramps it up a level via emails, Twitters and text messaging, and instant messages.

An Emotional Intelligence (EQ) Program for Your Employees Can Lower Your Chances of Being Sued & Lower the Settlement If You Are

Bullying, mobbing and hostile workplace are not currently illegal in the US. However according to The Workplace Bullying and Trauma Institute (WBTI), the first legislation on bullying went to the California legislature (AB 1582) in February of this year.

Coping With Business Bullies

Dear Susan: My boss spends so much time on trying to find things I am doing wrong that I frankly do not know how he has time for anything else. He also goes around to other supervisors and fellow employees and tells them things about me so now others are keeping their distance for fear that they will be next. I think this is a very severe case of what they call “bullying.”

What’s Going on with Mobbing, Bullying and Work Harassment Internationally
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Le mobbing est un poison lent – Mobbing ist ein leises Gift Zuletzt gendert The Germans and the French call it “the slow poison.”