Your Child Bullied Someone? That’ll Cost You $313.  The New York Times

A Wisconsin city is due to vote next week on a bill that would impose fines on parents whose children bully others, a measure several municipalities have ...



A mom stormed into school to confront her kid's bullies. She was arrested.  USA TODAY

Jamie Rathburn apologizes for how she handled her son's alleged bullies, but she remains frustrated with the Greenville County school system's answers.


Finding solutions to bullying: Task force to hold forum at library  Ithaca Journal

The Bullying Prevention Task Force will hold a forum at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Tompkins County Public Library.


Proposed Wisconsin city ordinance to fine parents of bullies  ABC News

A Wisconsin city is considering an ordinance that would impose fines on the parents of young bullies after a viral social media post showed handwritten notes ...


Chicago Parents Want Action in Response to School Bullying  NBC Chicago

Parents are urging Chicago's new mayor to investigate extreme cases of bullying in schools.


Mom accuses teachers of bullying son before suicide attempt: Lawsuit  ABC News

Chicago Public School teachers allegedly bullied a fourth grade special-needs student relentlessly before he attempted suicide earlier this year, according to a ...


My child was being bullied at school. Here’s what I did and what you can do, too.  The Washington Post

The moment you find out you're going to be a parent, the expectations start. You can envision that baby growing into a funny, strong, smart person, one you'll ...


A teen with autism attempted suicide after bullies told her to ‘die.’ Her family is suing the school.  The Washington Post

The bullying "ran the gamut from verbal abuse to threats to physical assault," her lawyer said.


Why Bullying Isn't Working in Foreign Policy  LobeLog

by Paul R. Pillar. Seemingly endless threats, insults, punishment, and attempts at coercion have been a leading feature of Donald Trump's foreign policy.


Bullying gets worse as children with autism get older  Science Daily

Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are more likely to experience bullying than children without ASD and this bullying gets worse with age, according ...


UBS must resist social media bullying over ‘Chinese pig’ comment  Financial Times

Companies often kowtow to criticism in China, but UBS should stand by its economist Paul Donovan.


Bullying can cause both short- and long-term damage  CNN

Bullying is many things: teasing, name-calling, stereotyping, fighting, exclusion, spreading rumors, public shaming and aggressive intimidation. It can be in real ...


Bring bullying to an end  UNICEF

This week, teachers, parents, policy-makers and academics will gather at the World Anti-Bullying Forum in Dublin. Keynote speaker, Charlotte Petri Gornitzka ...


Teasing And Bullying Kids About Their Weight Is Linked To Increased Weight Gain : Shots - Health News  NPR

A long-term study finds that children who are bullied or shamed for their weight may gain more weight over time than peers who aren't teased.


Daniel Barenboim’s Contract Is Extended Despite Bullying Accusations  The New York Times

Berlin's culture minister said an investigation had found that “none of the legally relevant accusations” against the Staatsoper's music director could be ...


Driven By Bullying, Suicide, Grief And Trauma - How These Entrepreneurs Are Scaling Mental Health  Forbes

In conclusion of mental health awareness month, I've compiled the powerful stories and advice from five entrepreneurs scaling help and hope – because when it ...


Trump’s Bullying Won’t Fix the Migrant Crisis  The New York Times

The problems in Central America won't go away, and Mexico will struggle to sustain a crackdown.


Bullied student killed herself after school staff didn't intervene: Lawsuit  ABC News

The parents of Mya Vizcarrondo-Rios who killed herself after being bullied in school and forced to perform sex acts on two students filed a lawsuit.


The Bully in the Bunk Bed, When Aggression Goes Beyond Sibling Rivalry  Youth Today

NEW YORK — All cars used to come equipped with cigarette lighters. Those lighters got really hot. Jon found that out the hard way when he was nine, waiting for ...


Millie Bobby Brown: Bullies made me move school  BBC News

Stranger Things star Millie Bobby Brown says she was forced to switch schools because of bullying.


Senior official at Treasury agency investigated for employee bullying  Politico

The top human resources official at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is under an internal investigation over claims of bullying and harassment, ...


Mayor Pete gives 11-year-old advice on bullying at campaign stop  ABC News

During a town hall in Iowa City, Mayor Pete Buttigieg went beyond his normal campaign talking points to give an 11-year-old advice on how to deal with bullying.


Denouncing US Bullying of ICC, Rights Groups Demand Afghan War Crimes Victims Get Their Day in Court  Common Dreams

Demanding that the pleas for justice from victims of Afghanistan war crimes be heard, human rights organizations on Monday filed an appeal against the ...


The bullying that led this doctor to take her own life  BBC News

Three doctors have been arrested in India's Mumbai city amid allegations that their bullying of a young female colleague led her to take her own life.


Bullying George Washington  The Wall Street Journal

Progressives dominate life in the academy, and they want to keep it that way. That's clear from this week's smear campaign against George Washington ...


Maryland Town’s First Black Mayor Says She’s Target of Racist Attacks, Bullying  NBC4 Washington

The mayor of a Maryland town announced she is resigning and says she has been the victim of racist attacks and bullying, though she said that's not the reason ...


House unanimously passes bill on bullying and school climate  The CT Mirror

The House of Representatives has bickered for long hours this week on topics ranging from climate change to banning single-use plastic straws, but on ...


A North Carolina School Grappling With Bullying Asks Drag Queens To Talk To Kids  WBUR

Last month a middle school in Durham, North Carolina, invited two drag queens of color — Vivica Coxx and Stormie Daie — to speak to students after reports of ...


Trump bullied Mexico into becoming his wall. But success is far from guaranteed.  The Washington Post

This aggressive approach is a dramatic about-face for President López Obrador, who had vowed to focus on regional development rather than enforcement.


Kanye West To David Letterman: “Liberals Bully People Who Are Trump Supporters”  Deadline

Kanye West To David Letterman: "Liberals Bully People Who Are Trump Supporters"


Huawei Accuses U.S. of Bullying as It Seeks Support From Europe  The Wall Street Journal

Huawei denounced U.S. actions against the company as “bullying” and implored European governments to resist American pressure to follow suit in a bid to ...


Trump's Visit Is a Reminder That Europe Is Being Bullied by America — And It Is Working  TIME

As President Trump landed in the U.K. on June 3 for a visit that also includes Ireland and France, we have yet another opportunity to reflect on the health of the ...


Substance Abuse Seen Among LGBTQ Victims of Weight Bullying  UConn Today

Weight-based victimization among sexual and gender minority youth is associated with increased odds of alcohol use, binge drinking, marijuana use, and ...


Human Drivers Bullying Self-Driving Cars: Unlawful Or Fair Game?  Forbes

Human drivers are already bullying autonomous cars, perhaps oddly or ironically so, and some believe that we need to nip this in the bud right away, possibly by ...


Huawei accuses U.S. of bullying, says working with Google to respond to ban  Reuters

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei called itself the victim of U.S. “bullying” on Tuesday and said it was working with Google to ...


After 13-year-old girl takes her own life, Parents Against Bullying forms to work with Dan River Region schools  GoDanRiver.com

Shamonica Stone saw bullying firsthand while a substitute teacher in Danville and Pittsylvania County. Also, her youngest daughter has been the target of ...


KPMG faces claims of delay over bullying complaints  Financial Times

Three senior KPMG executives including its head of human resources are said to have been aware of staff concerns about a senior partner accused of bullying ...


Carl Snowden: Pittman's transition team finds bullying, retaliation in Central Services  CapitalGazette.com

Whenever a new administration is elected to the office, a group of volunteers is appointed to a transition team. In the case of County Executive Steuart Pittman, ...


Bully or the Bullied? Kathleen Hale Is Both  The New York Times

In “Kathleen Hale Is a Crazy Stalker,” the essayist casts herself as equal parts victim of online cancel culture, and predator.


Does obesity increase risk of being a bullying victim, perpetrator, or both?  EurekAlert

New Rochelle, NY, May 28, 2019--A new study has shown that obese adolescents are not only significantly more likely to experience bullying, but they are also ...


Anne Arundel considering new policy following bullying accusations by former, current employees  CapitalGazette.com

County Executive Steuart Pittman said his administration is considering a bullying policy following accusations of bullying within Central Services.


'America's Got Talent' violinist, 11, who was bullied for cancer crushes audition  Today Show

Tyler Butler-Figueroa, who was bullied by his classmates for having cancer, wowed judges with his violin performance on "America's Got Talent" Tuesday night.


Winning essay: How would Father Tolton respond to bullies?  Chicago Catholic

During February, which is Black History Month, the archdiocese's Black Catholic Initiative held an essay contest for students in Catholic schools on the topic ...


Bystanders may be more likely to punish bullies than help victims  UChicago News

Lead author Stephanie Dimitroff finds third parties who observe social rejection are more inclined to punish the perpetrators than they are to help the victims.


Will Trump’s Mexico Tariffs Finally Force Congress to Rein In His Bullying?  World Politics Review

President Donald Trump has repeatedly shown that he prefers bullying over supporting widely held norms in foreign policy. On the trade front last week, Trump ...


Leaders take note: Homophopic bullies find fuel in high-profile debates centered on marginalized communities, study says  LA Daily News

By Mark Keierleber. Heated political debates that center on marginalized communities can lead to negative consequences for students, according to a new study ...


“Escape Russia's bullying”: US senator lodges bill that could sanction European companies over Nord - News - GCR  GCR

In a move likely to increase tensions between Europe and the US, a Republican senator yesterday introduced a bill that would enable US sanctions against ...


Martial arts school offers free classes to children being bullied to help 'empower' them and build confidence  ABC News

Free martial arts classes being offered to victims of bullying could have a major impact on the mental health of young people, experts say.


US pressure on Huawei pure 'economic bullying': Foreign minister  Aljazeera.com

China's FM makes statement as Huawei's international partners move to distance themselves from the telecom giant.


NHS Highland makes 'unreserved apology' for bullying  BBC News

It came during NHS Highland's first board meeting since a review into allegations of inappropriate behaviour.


Will the White House’s bullying of Europe over Iran work?  The Washington Post

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Trump bullies Dems, other foes into cowardice. Without courage, America may be lost | Will Bunch  The Philadelphia Inquirer

Donald Trump, you may have noticed, is not like other people. No surprise – you don't live the American Dream of becoming president without bringing ...


Denise Richards & John Schneider Join Teenage Cyber-Bully Faith Based Pic ‘Switched’  Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Denise Richards and John Schneider have joined John K. D. Graham's teenage faith-based movie Switched. In the project, which is currently ...


Sex offence researcher 'was bullied' by Ministry of Justice  BBC News

A researcher, whose study showed a treatment programme led to more offending, says she was sidelined.


Independent film 'Bully High' tackles issues making headlines while filming in Hermosa Beach  The Beach Reporter

The cast and crew of the independent film “Bully High” recently spent a few days filming in Hermosa Beach as they wind down shooting the drama expected to ...


YouTube's bully problems prove that community doesn't scale  TechCrunch

Editor's note: Drew is a geek who first worked at AOL when he was 16 years old and went on to become a senior writer at TechCrunch. He is now the VP of ...


President Donald Trump is trashing deals in favour of tariffs  The Economist

NEW FRONTS in President Donald Trump's assault on the global trading system are opening up by the day. On May 30th he dropped a bombshell on Mexico, ...


One in five girls and young women bullied about periods – study  The Guardian

Two-thirds of UK girls miss classes because of periods in culture of 'stigma and shame'


Trump isn’t a fascist. He’s just a bully.  The Washington Post

We didn't get fascism with Trump. We got a bizarro-world reality show set in the West Wing.


Rouhani says Iran will not be 'bullied' into US talks  Al Jazeera English

President Hassan Rouhani has suggested Iran may be willing to hold talks if the United States showed its respect, but said Tehran will not be "bullied" into ...


Sophia Weaver, girl bullied for facial deformities, dies  TODAY

Sophia Weaver, girl with Rett syndrome whose facial deformities made her subject of a cruel meme on Twitter, died at age 10, said mom Natalie Weaver.


How Trump Undermined Theresa May  The Atlantic

The president has repeatedly interfered in the U.K.'s domestic politics, undercut its national security, and bullied its prime minister.


Work with your association to neutralize a condo bully  Washington Post

REAL ESTATE MATTERS | A condo board needs to have its rules and process for enforcing fines in order before dealing with an unruly owner.


Older Britons Complain U.K. Has Been Bullied In Brexit Negotiations  NPR

Brexiteers, nostalgic for the days of the British Empire, feel Europe still owes them from rescuing the continent from the Nazis, and complain the European Union ...


China won't be bullied by US, defense minister says at Shangri-La Dialogue  CNN

China's defense minister on Sunday issued a stern rebuke to the United States amid the ongoing trade war and tension over the South China Sea and Taiwan, ...


Heavyweight champ Andy Ruiz Jr., once bullied for his weight, says ‘people can relate to me’  The Washington Post

From paunch to punch, new heavyweight champ's trainer says, “The great majority of us people are Andy, or look like Andy.”


Can this technology put an end to bullying?  BBC News

Bullying can cast a dark shadow over people's lives and leave permanent scars, but artificial intelligence may provide new ways of stamping our harassment ...


Joe Biden in Ohio: Trump's White House is 'literally a bully pulpit'  Cincinnati.com

COLUMBUS - Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden says President Donald Trump is setting a poor example for the world on human rights and protecting ...


Does Bullying Start at Home?  WebMD

Bullying was more likely to occur in families with three or more children, and the eldest child or older brothers were more often the bullies. Female children and ...


Virginia Study Finds Increased School Bullying In Areas That Voted For Trump  NPR

Researchers found higher rates of bullying and certain teasing in areas where voters favored Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton in the 2016 election.


Mom arrested for confronting her son’s homophobic bullies at school  LGBTQ Nation

When Jamie Rathburn found out that kids at Greenbrier Elementary School were calling her third-grade son “gay” and “stupid,” she was upset. But then she saw ...


Mother Confronts Son's Alleged Elementary School Bullies, Gets Arrested  Newsweek

Jamie Rathburn was detained by deputies from Greenville County Sheriff's Office after walking into Greenbrier Elementary School on May 17 and berating ...


Wisconsin city considering anti-bullying ordinance that would fine parents  Fox News

A Wisconsin city is considering putting into place an anti-bullying ordinance.


CT bullying law flawed, review of records shows  Middletown Press

Christmas was not supposed to go this way. An elementary school student named Anjelita Estrada, who recently moved to Cheshire with her mother and ...


City Student Writes Book to Cope with Bullying  Fox Baltimore

A Baltimore City third grader has accomplished something quite extraordinary. She's written and published two books. Project Baltimore first told you about this ...


'KUTWK': Kendall Jenner Gets Down and Dirty Confronting Sister Kourtney Over 'Bullying' Claims  PopCulture.com

Things got heated between Kendall Jenner and Kourtney Kardashian during Sunday's episode of Keeping Up With the Kardashians. The sisters were forced to ...


Bullying in schools as a mom is arrested: SC laws are joined by school district policies  Greenville News

Every school district must have a policy in place to address bullying, and it must comply with a 2006 state law.


Mom Arrested After Illegally Entering Son's School to Allegedly Face Bullies  Complex

After entering the school without permission, the mother yelled at a group of third-grade students and a teacher.


A mom stormed into school to confront child's classmates over bullying. She was arrested  Greenville News

Jamie Rathburn apologizes for how she handled her son's alleged bullies, but she remains frustrated with the Greenville County school system's answers.


Students run Mini Mudder Mile for Anti-Bullying Message  WSAU News

ROME, WI (WSAU-WAOW) -- The 1st mini mudder mile in Rome on Saturday afternoon held a special meaning for some Wisconsin Rapids girls. The course that ...


Eradicating Bullying: Progress On Creating Bully-Free Environment  San Francisco, CA Patch

Are We Making Any Progress in Stopping Bullying? - San Francisco, CA - No Bully has some key takeaways from The World Anti-Bullying Forum, the largest ...


How to stop bullying: Follow these steps if you suspect your child is suffering in school  Greenville News

In the United States, between 1 in 4 and 1 in 3 students say they have been bullied at school, according to stopbullying.gov.


City in Wisconsin considers issuing fine to parents if their kids are caught bullying  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wisc. -- City leaders are considering a new proposal that would fine parents if their child is caught bullying. According to the Wisconsin ...


Starkville family urges people to "stop bullying"  WCBI

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI)- A Starkville family is urging people to stop bullying. Laoneda Carpenter puts on “Mariah Day” every year to honor her daughter who ...


Former Packers’ players ride to raise money for anti-bullying efforts  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- The third annual Henderson's Ride for Hope to benefit anti-bullying programs took place on Saturday, June 15. This year the group revved up ...


Bullying Battle: Holding parents responsible for their child's behavior  WEAU

One Wisconsin city is considering an ordinance imposing fines on the parents of young bullies.


Families Who Say CPS Didn’t Stop Bullying, Abuse Of Special Needs Students To Protest At Federal Building Tuesday  CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — Parents of elementary-aged special needs students who have been strangled, beaten, and dragged at the hands of their teachers are ...


Uber says people are bullying its self-driving cars with rude gestures and road rage  Business Insider

Uber's head of autonomous driving, Eric Meyhofer, told journalists that people were "testing the boundaries of what they can do to self-driving."


Key resources: Moving beyond bullying in New Hampshire  WMUR Manchester

Bullying is an epidemic in the classroom and beyond. There are resources in New Hampshire and beyond to help combat the issue.


Local groups aim to help parents and children who are bullied  Virginian-Pilot

"I formed Sisters Healing Sisters so other women won't have to feel like I felt," said Rickkita Taylor.


Road-Raging Humans are Bullying Uber’s Self-Driving Cars  Futurism

Uber exec Eric Meyhofer said that the company has "seen people bully [Uber's self-driving] cars," including aggressive behavior and shouted obscenities.


Putin criticizes U.S. trade wars as 'bullying'  Haaretz

The Russian president called U.S. policy 'ultimate fighting' during a meeting with Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping.


Parents speak publicly after filing lawsuit against Franklin schools for failing to stop bullying  WRTV Indianapolis

A month a lawsuit was filed against the Franklin Community School Corporation accusing them of failing to stop bullying, a 14-year-old's mother and step-father ...


Willow Kwak: Let's do a better job dealing with bullying in schools  GazetteNET

Here in western Massachusetts, I think we pride ourselves on our good public schools and with good reason — the academics are very good. But the schools ...


Bullying Prevention 101: 4 Ways to Raise an Assertive Son  Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic

Raising boys is tough enough without having to deal with bullying. Learn four ways to teach your son assertiveness — the best way to stop bullying before it ...


Middle school football player says his bully is allowed to play on same team  WSB Atlanta

PUTNAM COUNTY, Ga. - A Putnam County Middle School student said that, if he wants to play football, he has to play on the same team as a bully who he said ...


Review: THE BULLY PROBLEM Action-Packed Musical About Bullying, Standing up for Yourself - and Robots - Shines at Fringe  Broadway World

*Fresh* off showcasing at the prestigious ASCAP Musical Theatre Workshop, acclaimed composer Michael Gordon Shapiro's captivating, award-winning musical ...


Wisconsin Rapids considers anti-bullying ordinance; parents could pay fine  Wisconsin Rapids Tribune

WISCONSIN RAPIDS - A proposed anti-bullying ordinance in the city would provide school administrators and police officers with additional tools and could ...


Vikings Player Spends Father's Day in Sioux Falls to Tackle Bullying  KDLT News

For Father's Day Linval Joseph, Defensive Tackle for the Vikings celebrated with his four-year-old daughter Elani. He wants to share with her the importance of ...