| Dec 6, 2013
| 2:33 PM
I've written a few columns about bullying, and the topic never fails to elicit an impassioned response.
For the most part, the feedback from parents, educators and others in the community reveals wide agreement that we all have a part to play in...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 8:13 AM
The NFL released the independent investigation into the Miami Dolphins workplace harassment claims, which were made by offensive lineman Jonathan Martin on Friday morning.
In the 144-page report, which comes with a warning that the language and behavior...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 12:53 PM
If you have any interest in the complex and nuanced dynamics of workplace bullying and harassment, you must sit down with the newly released report about what, exactly, happened in and out of the Miami Dolphins locker room that led Jonathan Martin to walk...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 7:50 AM
They said she was ugly. Disgusting, even.
They threatened to punch her in her "acne covered face."
They said she was too fat. She needed to eat more. They mocked her armpit hair, her tattoos, her art.
One even wished that she would die. ...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 7:00 PM
At the start of the school year, students from a shuttered West Pullman neighborhood school looked scared as their new classmates at Haley Elementary eyed them suspiciously.
Some of the Haley students even asked the older West Pullman kids about their...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Most young Muslim students feel accepted on California junior high and high school campuses, though a significant number say they face bias from their teachers and bullying from fellow students, according to a new report by a leading Islamic advocacy...
| Mar 14, 2013
Charlie Sheen: A Calabasas school on Thursday said actor Charlie Sheen may have placed it at risk by posting a message on Twitter encouraging his fans to leave rotten eggs, toilet paper and dog excrement at campus where his daughter once attended....
| Jan 7, 2012
| 5:13 AM
No bullies on board!
Five girls and two boys, between the ages of 12 through 15, beat a 13-year-old girl so badly she was left unconscious and had to be taken to a hospital Friday morning while on a school bus in Ocala, according to Sheriff&...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 7:35 PM
More than an hour before a man was shot in the neck on Tuesday, allegedly by a 17-year-old Conard High School student, a woman called police and asked that an officer be sent to her Abbotsford Avenue home to deal with a bullying problem.
"The same kids...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 12:05 PM
Whether it’s a child getting teased on the playground, or a teenager being the subject of a mean note passed around the classroom, bullying is a problem that parents and teachers have been dealing with for years. But with the growing use of...
| May 18, 2012
| 11:29 PM
As the NATO summit approached, Chicago police Friday continued to hold several people suspected of making Molotov cocktails but would say nothing about the arrests, adding to a growing mystery over the nature of the investigation.
Police earlier Friday...