Tag Archives: Bullying Victims

Bullying Claims the Life of an 11-Year-Old Cancer Survivor

As a very young child, merely 3 years of age, Bethany Thompson has been diagnosed with brain cancer, what must have been devastating news for the family. But they have all battled through radiation therapy, and, in 2008, the child has been proclaimed a cancer survivor and cancer-free. She has overcome the worst that could ever

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Define Bully

How to Define Bully? Understanding the mindset of the “bully” today is often different than even just a few decades ago. Understanding the various types of bullies that are most common today can help you to provide safety and security for any child you believe is a victim themselves. Whether a bully is using verbal harassment

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Locating Anti Bullying Resources

Anti bullying resources are very important in addressing this crucial topic. However, you should learn where to find some valid resources to report bullying or get help when you -in case of parents, your kids- are bullied. Anti Bullying Organizations Anti bullying organizations have increased in number ever since bullying became a global awareness issue. Every city

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Twelve-Year-Old Girl Beaten Down for Standing Up to Bullies

A young girl was beaten severely until losing consciousness; she was first taunted for wearing the “wrong trainers” and then beaten down for standing up to bullies.  July 23rd, Ivanhoe College in Coalville, Leicestershire. Kattie Morris, a 12-year old student, was confronted by a group of school girls. It wasn’t the first time. They have verbally and

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Words of Comfort to Give Victims of Bullying

Bullies use a variety of tactics when attacking and harassing their victims. They tear down a person’s defenses and can devastate their sense of security leaving them vulnerable and confused. To achieve their goal of total control a bully, may take dramatic measures causing the victim to harm themselves or even commit suicide. Children and

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Cyberbully 2015: Movie Review

Unfortunately, we are all familiar with the typical dynamics of a bully-bullyee relationship. Those of us who don’t have stories to tell of their own can at least recite stories they have witnessed. We’ve all grown up watching it happen at school, in summer camps, in the movies, on a comical show on the small

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Bully-Proofing your Middle-School Son

When boys enter middle school, they face many struggles. Their bodies are changing due to puberty. They face pressure from friends and peers to look, act, and behave in certain ways. As all of this is going on, they are also trying to forge an identity for themselves. In many cases, middle school boys feel

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Russell Brand: “Stop Bullying Bruce Jenner”

Bruce Jenner, Reality TV’s most famous dad and Olympic Medalist, has been bombarded with media attention recently because of the changes that have been happening with his appearance. There have been speculations floating around regarding whether Bruce was transforming into a woman as he has been photographed wearing nail polish, sporting fuller lips, and allegedly coming

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The Crime Victim Support System in the UK

The tabloids in the U.K. are pasted almost daily with stories about how people were attacked, stolen from, beaten, and even murdered. However, the stories always seem to end with the court case and a conviction. After that, nothing more is heard in the press about what happened to those involved or whether there was

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The Bystander Revolution: Celebrities Against Bullying

The Bystander Revolution has been creating videos about celebrities who want to talk out about bullying and ways to prevent it. They make 1-2 minute videos of different celebrities saying how they feel about different topics. The videos from the celebrities are motivational for young people who are facing bullying in school or online. From

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Champions Against Bullying

Champions Against Bullying have recently released a video where teenagers read posts left for individuals who had committed suicide as a result of being bullied. The messages are all of kindness and love, unlike the messages that they would have received from their bullies. But unfortunately, for many teenagers, it is too late and the statistics

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Bullied for Being Pretty

Imagine being bullied for being pretty. You don’t have to imagine it at all. It happens every day. It may seem somewhat odd to think that a pretty girl would get bullied, but they do. The internet is helping to bring all kinds of bullying cases to light. A simple internet search allows you to

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