MAKING A MARK: Local mom works to put a stop to bullying WVEC

Shant'a Miller is using her daughter's story to work against bullying. Through her nonprofit, she's helping other parents and their kids.

Local News Parents rally against bullying at Lincoln High School Brian Shlonsky 5:31 PM, Apr  10News

Parents and community members say they're fed up with bullying and lack of student safety at Lincoln High School.

Openly gay Huntsville High School student questions administrative response to LGBTQ bullying  WBRC

Huntsville City Schools said it cannot discuss any specific bullying incident or response because of privacy law.

Bullying accused chief exec backed by homeless charity  BBC News

Ten former employees at a homeless charity have said the chief executive's behaviour led them to leave their jobs. Since 2011, seven managers and three ...

Springfield NAACP condemns LGBT bullying incidents at Kickapoo High  Springfield News-Leader

The Springfield NAACP issued a statement this week condemning the alleged bullying and intimidation of LGBT students at Kickapoo High School.

Federal Agency Investigated San Diego Unified Over Anti-Muslim Bullying Incident  Voice of San Diego

An incident involving a Muslim student at James Madison High in 2017 provides a window into the type of bullying San Diego Unified hoped to prevent with an ...

No charges planned in alleged bullying case at Jackson school  Akron Beacon Journal

JACKSON TWP. — No criminal charges will be filed following a bullying allegation at Jackson Memorial Middle School where a biracial student said other ...

Bullying victims, not bullies, need protection  Lowell Sun

On the 20-year anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre, an Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll found that many ...

Refugee family says school ignored bullying that caused daughter, 9, to take own life  CBC News

Parents of a nine-year-old girl who took her own life say the Calgary school system failed their daughter by ignoring how severely she was being bullied by ...

Teen writes about the times he was bullied in 'Do the Write Thing' essay

Evan experienced bullying when he was in 6th grade. He shared his story in the "Do the Write Thing" contest, offering hope to other kids who are bullied.

Philly parents, advocates speak up about bullying during state committee hearing  WHYY

Parents and anti-bullying advocates testified about how bullies have affected their lives during a Pennsylvania House Democratic Policy Committee hearing on ...

City parents, advocates speak up about bullying  The Philadelphia Tribune

Aziza Rockingham said her 9-year-old son, who has autism spectrum disorder, was so distraught when a 14-year-old boy threatened to sexually assault him that ...

Morning Report: Muslim Bullying Incident at Madison High Sparked Federal Investigation  Voice of San Diego

When a group of families and organizations sued San Diego Unified over a plan it created to combat anti-Muslim bullying within schools, the group argued in ...

Suit: Classmate's Bullying Over Weight Led Girl to Kill Self  U.S. News & World Report

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A wrongful death lawsuit against the Redmond School District says a sixth-grader killed herself because a boy at school regularly ...

Mother of girl who died after school fight says she'd complained of bullying in the past  CNN

The mother of Raniya Wright, the Walterboro, South Carolina, girl who died after a classroom fight, says Raniya's friends told her that a bully had been baiting ...

Raniya Wright's mother insists bullying was factor in 5th grader's death, doubts investigation  Greenville News

Here is what Raniya Wright's family said about the findings investigators presented Friday about the 10 year-old's death.

In wake of Raniya Wright death, Forest Hills school board leader pushes to stop bullying  Greenville News

A school board leader wants to form a group to study bullying throughout the district in the wake of Forest Hills 5th grader Raniya Wright's death.

The Dangerous Bullying of Ilhan Omar  The New Yorker

Masha Gessen on the freshman representative from Minnesota, Ilhan Omar, who is being ostracized for her unschooled and unabashed comments about Israel, ...

Poll: Bullying, not schools, blamed for shootings  San Francisco Chronicle

WASHINGTON — Twenty years after the Columbine High School shooting made practicing for armed intruders as routine as fire drills, many parents have only ...

Tuckahoe student bullied on school grounds, tried to commit suicide: lawsuit  The Journal News |

A student of the Tuckahoe School District was bullied on school grounds until she tried to commit suicide. Now her family is suing the district.

Families of students who faced bullying switch to online schools  ABC15 Arizona

In the last few years, tens of thousands of families have pulled their children out of traditional brick and mortar schools to send them to cyberspace.

Man insists boss’s flatulence ‘was a form of bullying’ — and is suing for $1.2 million  The Washington Post

Is flatulence a new form of bullying? Yes, says the man battling his employer in court.

Flop accounts: Instagram's latest haven for online bullying  New Statesman

Predominantly run and used by teens, flop accounts have become a go-to source for kids to mock each other online.

Parents: Bullying widespread at a Polk Co. elementary school  ABC Action News

Abuse, violence and constant bullying are just a few of the allegations a group of mothers has against a Polk County school.

Richlands students and parents stand in solidarity against bullying in their schools  WVVA TV

In a matter of six months, two Richlands High School students took their own lives as a result of apparent bullying. "My heart breaks for the loss of.

Raniya Wright: How the Colleton County School District handles bullying  Greenville News

The Colleton County School District says it has been making strides to address bullying, before 5th grader Raniya Wright, died after a classroom fight.

13-year-old girl’s house shot up in case of bullying, PA family says  WSFA

POTTSTOWN, PA (WFMZ/CNN) - Family members of a 13-year-old say they fear bullying may have boiled over when a group of girls came to their house and ...

Federal Data Show Decreasing Rates of Bullying and Violence in Schools  U.S. News & World Report

Despite perceptions that schools are less safe, data show that bullying, violence and crime have decreased in the 20 years since the Columbine High School ...

Alleged bullying incident at Jackson school sparks probe  The Columbus Dispatch

JACKSON TWP. Police and school district officials are investigating allegations of a bullying incident involving a biracial student at Jackson Memorial Middle ...

Philly Mom Says Bullies Knocked Out Her 7-Year-Old Son’s Tooth  NBC 10 Philadelphia

A Philadelphia mom says her 7-year-old son was hospitalized after two bullies attacked him and knocked out his tooth.

'Carrie The Musical' brings forth bullying issues and the importance of having a safe space  The Eagle

American University's Department of Performing Arts will present “Carrie the Musical” from April 25 to April 27. The production features a potent mix of AU theatre ...

Australian Man Loses Bullying-by-Farting Court Case  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

An Australian appeals court on Friday dismissed a bullying case brought by an engineer who accused his former supervisor of repeatedly breaking wind toward ...

Bullying, then a drive-by shooting: Family says middle-school taunts went too far

A threat — one of many 13-year-old Jasmin Samba had received amid persistent bullying at school — spread across the screen of her cell phone, her mother ...

Indianapolis mom wants school to protect her son from bully  WRTV Indianapolis

A mother says her autistic son has continually been bullied by another student at his school.

10-year-old kills himself after relentless bullying, mom says  KGO-TV

TRAGIC: A 10-year-old boy in Texas took his own life, apparently due to relentless bullying, his mom says.

Middle School Bullying May Have Led to Shooting at Pottstown Home, School Officials Say  NBC 10 Philadelphia

Prolonged bullying of an eighth grade girl by several classmates may have led to a shooting at the middle schooler's Pottstown, Pennsylvania, home, a school ...

The President As Adolescent Bully  New York Magazine

At his rally Thursday night in Grand Rapids, President Trump delighted supporters by publicly unveiling his derisive nickname for Adam Schiff, the chairman of ...

Cyber-bullying Bill Passes North Dakota Legislature | The Mighty 790 KFGO  KFGO News

"We really need our parents to help us with this... they too have a responsibility to report this."

Most schools separate kids to fight bullying. Should schools bring them together instead?  Green Bay Press Gazette

Some call for a zero tolerance approach to bullying. But there's research showing Wisconsin schools can repair harm by bringing kids together.

Police: 2 Vermont teens accused of online bullying after suicide attempt

COLCHESTER, Vt. (AP) — Two teenage girls in Vermont are accused of online bullying after police say a Colchester high school student tried to kill herself after ...

Iran oil sanctions: caving in to US bullying?  Deccan Herald

US President Donald Trump's decision not to extend a six-month-long sanctions waiver to India puts Delhi in a difficult situation. To avoid being subjected to ...

Report highlights homeslessness, bullying LGBTQ youths  The Boston Globe

The number of Massachusetts high school students who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or are questioning their gender identity or sexuality is at ...

What can I do if my boss is a bully? Ask HR  USA TODAY

Johnny C. Taylor Jr., a human-resources expert, is tackling your questions as part of a series for USA TODAY. Taylor is president and CEO of the Society for ...

Did bullying lead to the death of 5th-grade girl in school fight? Here's what we know  Idaho Statesman

Parents focused on bullying in a Colleton elementary school at a meeting the day a girl died from injuries after a fight at Forest Hills Elementary. RaNiya Wright's ...

Corpus Christi ISD finds 'no act of bullying' from Cunningham students  Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Two Corpus Christi eighth-grade students who were on the receiving end of profanity and threats from a parent have been cleared of bullying.

Inside the school for bullied children  BBC News

Bullying blights the lives of many pupils, but what happens when children are left so sick with anxiety that they refuse to go to school? In the Midlands, a tiny ...

Harvard EdCast: The Making of a Bully-Free School  Harvard Graduate School of Education

Educator Tina Owen-Moore speaks about the creation of the Alliance School in Milwaukee and strategies to combat bullying.

Mother, friends say bullying may have led to Cherry Creek High School freshman's death  The Denver Channel

Jack Padilla's death is a tragedy. The 15-year-old Cherry Creek High School freshman took his own life earlier this year, and his mother and friends say some of ...

Union Calls on TSA to Take Action to End Culture of Bullying That May Have Contributed to Agent's Death  WMFE

TSA WORK ENVIRONMENT SURVEY: If you have experienced or witnessed retaliation, harassment, discrimination or bullying at the Transportation Security ...

6 Arrests in Beating of Teen at Chula Vista Restaurant, Police Say  NBC 7 San Diego

The Chula Vista community stood in solidarity with a teenager who was beaten up after coming to the defense of a bullying victim, and echoed his anti-bullying ...

Study: Parental involvement lessens effects of bullying on middle schoolers  Education Dive

Middle school students who feel their parents are more involved in their education have fewer mental health struggles — along with fewer suicidal thoughts and ...

Mom Says Bullies Beat Son, School Says He Ran Into a Tree  NBC Chicago

A frustrated mother is trying to get to the bottom of what happened at her son's school last week that sent him to the hospital.

From being bullied to becoming a hero, Haley Moore perseveres  Golf Channel

From childhood to college, Haley Moore has been the target of taunts. But, through perseverance and support from family and teammates, she's risen above her ...

Goose Creek police investigating two reports of bullying at charter school  Live 5 News WCSC

Police say an 11-year old and 12-year old girl claim they were threatened at Mevers School of Excellence on Henry Brown Jr. Boulevard.

Spark Park HS students being proactive to stop bullying  WBRC

Spain Park High School students develop anti-bullying tool.

MSP: Michigan man assaults girl while talking about bullying  WXYZ Detroit

CADILLAC, Mich. — A Michigan man is accused of sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl during a conversation about bullying. Aaron Stillwell of Reed City was ...

Racist, homophobic flyers passed out, GSA students bullied at McCormick Junior High  Wyoming Tribune

CHEYENNE – Flyers reading “it's great to be straight it's not OK to be gay,” “black lives only matter because if it weren't for them who would pick our cotton,” and ...

Anti-LGBT bullying at Kickapoo High draws swift response, but controversy lingers  Springfield News-Leader

An incident in the lunchroom drew applause — and a stern message from administrators.

High School Principal Brings Free Laundromat — And Bullying Relief — To Students  WBUR

A Newark, New Jersey, high school principal gave bullied kids a way to wash their clothes — and a lot more. Get ready for a lesson on inspiration.

Racist, homophobic flyers passed out, gay students bullied at junior high school  The Torrington Telegram

CHEYENNE — Flyers reading “it's great to be straight it's not OK to be gay,” “black lives only matter because if it weren't for them who would pick our cotton,” and ...

\'You Are a Bully\': Former Chris Christie Aide Lashes Out After Bridgegate Prison Sentence  Governing

By Andrew Seidman. Bridget Anne Kelly, who was a top aide to former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, denounced him as a "coward" and vowed to keep a ...

Young girl teaching bullies how to love by showing kindness to animals  WVVA TV

Bullying is a serious and prevalent issue seen across our country, affecting both kids and adults. One young girl is standing up against her bullies, everyday, by ...

Northern Kentucky players accuse women's basketball coach of bullying, abuse  USA TODAY

Northern Kentucky women's basketball players have accused the head coach of being emotionally abusive and the university of silencing allegations.

B.C. youth coach banned amid sexual harassment, bullying scandal: Water Polo Canada  Ladysmith Chronicle

A Langley water polo coach has been banned for life from coaching or taking part in events organized by the sport's national organization, after allegedly using ...

Bluefield Police shine a light on student, feeling bullied at school  WVVA TV

Kylie King is 7-years-old and attends first grade in Mercer County. During a doctor's visit, King met Patrolman Kevin Ross with the Bluefield Police.

Calling Christie 'a Bully,' Ex-Aide Gets 13-Month Sentence In Bridgegate Scandal | WNYC News  WNYC

A one-time aide to former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has been sentenced for her role in the George Washington ...

Mom worried about bullied son; knife brought to NFA for protection  Times Herald-Record

CITY OF NEWBURGH — He was worried he might need to defend himself. That's the reason 16-year-old Teyron Morgan said he brought a knife to school on ...

Trump’s Bullying on Border Crisis Will Backfire  Bloomberg

President Donald Trump has gone after President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador of Mexico, threatening to close the border if Lopez Obrador didn't stop the ...

Maryland lawmaker reprimanded for 'bullying' staff  Star Tribune

A Maryland lawmaker was reprimanded Wednesday for what was described as an ongoing and unrepentant pattern of bullying and abusive behavior over ...

Medal of Honor Recipient on His Path from Bullied Victim to War Hero  WTTW News

Long before becoming a decorated war veteran, Chicago native Allen Lynch was a victim of bullying, which he details in a new autobiography.

With ‘Shazam!’, Zachary Levi Gets the Best Revenge on His Middle School Bullies  Fatherly

The star of Shazam! spoke to us about being bullied as a kid, stepping into sizable superhero shoes, and whether 'Chuck' will ever make a comeback.

Hundreds of submissions to NHS Highland 'bullying' review  BBC News

John Sturrock QC is leading the independent examination of allegations of bullying at NHS Highland.

Pay it 4ward: Principal recognized for battling bullying at Roosevelt Middle School  KOB

Roosevelt Middle School's principal, Cee Kaye Nation, goes above and beyond for her students.

Threats, Bullying and Misinformation: Inside Spotify’s Battle With Songwriters  Rolling Stone

Songwriters usually operate out of the public eye: Even when creating inescapable hits that charge up the charts, they rarely leave the studio. But earlier this ...

Bullying victim's fashion show highlights body confidence  BBC News

A fashion show for people of all shapes and sizes aims to highlight the importance of body confidence.

Climate movement needs bullying and harassment referee, says Tubiana  Climate Home

The head of the European Climate Foundation said the failure to respond to previous cases that led to harm was 'heartbreaking'

Family of man who took own life after alleged bullying at work accuse HSE of 'airbrushing' his case

THE heartbroken family of a man who took his own life after he allegedly suffered relentless bullying at work accused the Health *Service* Executive (HSE) of an ...

Trump Is Bullying OPEC Again. He Might Get His Way  Bloomberg

The president's pleas to boost oil output are really targeted at the Saudis. There are good political reasons for them to agree.

Jordyn Woods SPEAKS OUT About Bullying & Cardi B GOES OFF During IG Rant! | DR  The Advertiser

Jordyn Woods finally speaks out about what the effects the Tristan Thompson Cheating scandal on her and all the bullying that followed! Also, Cardi b just went ...

Bullies and black trench coats: The Columbine shooting’s most dangerous myths  The Washington Post

So much of what was reported about Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold right after their April 20, 1999 attack on Columbine High School was wrong. But it made the ...

Newham woman beat 'bullying' husband to death  BBC News

A 73-year-old woman who beat her disabled husband to death with a wooden pole after suffering years of abuse has been cleared of his murder. Packiam ...

'It's basically jail': Inside NYC's suspension centers, where there's bullying, boredom — and sometimes support  Chalkbeat Colorado

According to more than a dozen interviews with students, center staff, and advocates, the suspension centers are dull at best and chaotic at worst.

Advocates call on Alaska school district to address bullying | Newstalk 750 - 103.7 KFQD  KFQD

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) – Advocates have called on an Alaska school district to do more to protect vulnerable students after a group of boys tried to enter a ...

There's a big bully threatening us and our democracy (opinion)  Chambersburg Public Opinion

When I was in seventh grade, there were two movie theaters in town. Saturdays were great. My friends and I would go to the Rosedale theater on North Main ...

Puerto Rico Gov. Rosselló to Trump admin: 'If the bully gets close, I'll punch the bully in the mouth.'

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said Thursday that he won't allow his officials to be bullied by the White House at a time when President Donald Trump and ...

Puerto Rico gov.: I'll punch the bully in the mouth  CNN

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Author Angie Thomas: I was bullied a lot  BBC News

The US author on how her mother and grandmother helped her cope with school bullying.

'Islamophobic bullying made school a nightmare'  BBC Three

Malak, 23. “Please don't leave the house today. Not unless you really have to.” My dad is calling me from work to remind me to stay safe. He's made the same ...

Madisonville mom claims girls at school bullied son into suicide attempt  Live 5 News WCSC

She claims a group of girls tried to bully him into hanging himself with a belt inside the boy's bathroom at the school.

The 'Bully-in-Chief' steamrolls ahead  MSNBC

Former Congressman David Jolly, MSNBC contributor Karine Jean-Pierre, former federal prosecutor Berit Berger, Bloomberg's Tim O'Brien, and Politico's Anna ...

After years of online bullying, AFL footballer Josh Green is happy hanging up his boots  ABC News

Josh Green will miss running out for Essendon on Anzac Day. He won't miss the ongoing trolling and abuse he received on social media throughout his career.

Harlem Globetrotters team up with Sioux Falls students to combat bullying  KSFY

The Harlem Globetrotters have a history of giving back to the community during their stops in Sioux Falls.

Brexit: Corbyn accuses government of ‘bullying’ MPs  The Guardian

The Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, has accused the government of running down the clock and “bullying and threatening” MPs as it tried to force through ...

Khizr Khan: Trump is a bully who is afraid  CNN

Gold Star father Khizr Khan says President Trump "feels powerful when he bullies others" after he tweeted a video criticizing Rep. Ilhan Omar's (D-MN) remarks ...

Is Alabama’s new anti-bullying law working?  WSFA

Alabama's new anti-bullying law was supposed to make it easier for schools to track and prevent bullying---but it's just now going into effect almost a year after ...

Bullying Bolick: Attempt to remove Arizona justice fails - Education Next  EducationNext

As an attorney, Clint Bolick worked for decades to defend educational choice for families and challenge barriers to economic entrepreneurship. He co-founded ...

Adesanya calls Jones bully, envisions showdown  ESPN

UFC interim middleweight titlist Israel Adesanya wants to clean out the 185-pound division and then take on light heavyweight champion Jon Jones in a ...

A police officer's heartwarming surprise for a bullied child  CNN

Grand Rapids, Michigan, police help turn a 9-year-old bullied child's life around by throwing him a birthday party.

Review: Enjoy seafood in good company at Bully Boy on the Beltline  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta restaurant review: Enjoy seafood in good company at Bully Boy on the Beltline.

Stacy Keach’s Rise From Bullied Kid to Screen Tough Guy  The Wall Street Journal

Stacy Keach, 77, is a stage, TV and movie actor who has starred in more than 75 films, including “Fat City” and “The Bourne Legacy.” He currently is on the CBS ...