All posts tagged with: bullying

The Problem With Ask.fm

Posted November 21, 2013 Avatar JulieVOY

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"Little everyday things that we do can help people smile and have just a little more confidence."

Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/natasha-lerner/askfm...

Check out this blog post Voices of Youth found in the Huffington Post. 14 year old Natasha Lerner who attends LaGuardia High School in New York wrote this really interesting piece, and we want to know what YOU have to say about it.


We can end Bullying in school, Yes I believe.

Posted November 16, 2013 no picture MadonahVOY

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Bullying almost sounds unsolvable, but I beg to differ; we can end this horror together. The biggest question is: Why do people/students bully others? Based on my arguments people/students bully others due to the following reasons: a) Due to different social status b) Insecurity – in this I mean personal reasons e.g. girl to boy relationship. c) Peer pressure also contributes a lot. d) Lack of respect. I want to share a story with all the teens and youth out the...


Bullies stop this, it won't last forever

Posted November 15, 2013 no picture Lama

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To Bullies: Stop, #ENDviolence. It Won't Last Forever. There is a lot to say and so much to work on. Bullies do not heal by bullying back, shouting, or being suspended. I don't think these kind of things help at all these days. You need more powerful things. You need to reach out to their hearts, their feelings, inspire them. They should change their thinking in to another way. Maybe they should put themselves in the bullied person's situation. Most importantly, they should k...


"Bullying" is our topic for this week and I'm sure the term "bullying" is sounds normal and common topic. Bullying, according to this website, (http://www.stopbullying.gov/what-is-bullying/definition/) is unwanted, aggressive behavior among school aged children that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. The behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time. Both kids who are bullied and who bully others may have serious, lasting problems. We all know...


Is the Internet – a place for meanies and bullies?

Posted March 25, 2013 Avatar KateVOY

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‘Cyberbullying’ has been a buzz word in conversations about Internet safety in recent years, with much concern for the wellbeing of young users – children and adolescents. If the results of studies conducted by UNICEF and other institutions are anything to go by, a lot of younger users of the Internet have experienced some form of insults/ harassment/ embarrassment while online: • According to the Centre for Justice and Crime Prevention study on cyber bullying in Sout...