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An Experiment Had Kids Bully One Plant & Compliment Another & The Results Are Amazing

I can still hear my mother’s age-old warning loud and clear in my mind: “If you have nothing nice to say, don’t say anything at all.” Like most children, I didn't exactly have much of a filter growing up, so the expression was something like a broken…
By Julia Guerra

People Are Noticing Something A Little Strange About Melania Trump’s Anti-Bulling Booklet

Here we go again. After Melania Trump officially unveiled her anti-cyberbullying campaign, the first lady is at the center of a conversation that revolves around plagiarism. That conversation began after multiple media outlets, including the BBC, not…
By Joseph Milord

Instagram Hosted A "Kindness Prom" To Celebrate Its Latest Anti-Bullying Feature

Teens from around the country gathered together to support and promote Instagram’s latest efforts to prevent bullying within the app. Instagram hosted its first ever “Kindness Prom” on Saturday, May 5 with hundreds of well-known youth social media in…
By Rachel Murphy

Instagram's Feature For Hiding "Bullying" Comments Is Here & It's About Time

Instagram recently announced a change to its comments section in effort to promote kindness amongst users. In a release about the new filter, the company expressed to the Instagram community that they have always prohibited bullying on the app. To fu…
By Collette Reitz

Krystal From 'The Bachelor' Instagrammed A Serious Caption About Bullying Following The Drama

Listen up, #BachelorNation. Krystal from The Bachelor is standing up for herself on social media and declaring that she's above any negativity surrounding her. The polarizing contestant has received a lot of attention throughout Season 22, but now sh…
By Alana Altmann

Selena Gomez Made A Touching Video For Keaton Jones & Her Message Is So Inspiring

Earlier in December, a video of a young boy went viral for heartbreaking reasons. A young man named Keaton Jones sat crying in his mother's car, discussing what it's like to be bullied at school. The video quickly gained a lot of attention online, re…
By Jamie LeeLo

These Celebs Rallying Around A Young Boy’s Message About Bullying Is So Heartwarming

Going to school as a kid can be pretty rough sometimes. With all the cliques and the "popular" kids, it can be easy for some children to feel very much left out. When kids begin bullying their classmates, then school turns into the opposite of the sa…
By Collette Reitz

Turns Out Melania Trump Is Still Working On Her Anti-Bullying Campaign & She's Visiting A School

On Monday, Oct. 23, First Lady Melania Trump is making a surprise trip to a middle school in the Detroit suburbs, which means her anti-bullying campaign is apparently still happening. Earlier this year, Trump promised to make anti-bullying a large fo…
By Yasaman Khorsandi

Demi Lovato Shares The Story Of How She Was Bullied & It Will Break Your Heart

Demi Lovato’s new documentary Simply Complicated is here and there are a lot of emotional ups and downs. While Lovato has been vocal about being bullied in the past, the documentary sheds some new light on how it shaped who she became. Demi Lovato’s …
By Wendy Michaels

Melania Trump's Bullying Speech At The UN Is Getting Her Roasted On Twitter

At a luncheon on Wednesday, Sept. 20, at the United Nations general assembly, the country's first lady gave a speech about the welfare of children that is garnering considerable backlash. Melania Trump's U.N. speech condemning bullying has stirred an…
By Hannah Golden

FLOTUS Is Giving An Anti-Bullying Speech At The U.N. And We're Already Rolling Our Eyes

At the United Nations on Wednesday, Sept. 20, first lady Melania Trump will give a U.N. anti-bullying speech during a luncheon, Politico reports. FLOTUS announced her anti-bullying campaign in November as the cause she would champion per first lady t…
By Hannah Golden

Lindsay Lohan Defends Trump On Twitter After CNN Tweets: “Stop #Bullying Him

We need to talk, everyone. Lindsay Lohan thinks people are being too mean to President Donald Trump. On Tuesday, July 4, Lohan tweeted, "THIS IS our president. Stop #bullying him & start trusting him. Thank you personally for supporting #THEUSA." Th…
By John Haltiwanger

Harvard Takes A Stand Against Bullying Memes By Rescinding 10 Acceptances

Some high school students are learning the hard way that what they post online could have consequences. At least 10 seniors bound for Harvard University had their acceptances rescinded after they chose to share inappropriate and offensive memes in a …
By Danielle Valente

Nicki Minaj Had The Perfect Anti-Bullying Message For Her Teacher's Son

When Nicki Minaj isn't breaking rappers' hearts and pretending to be pregnant, she's making the world a better place. That much was made clear after the 34-year-old rapper's fifth grade teacher Liz Smith-Breslin posted a video about her son Quinn bei…
By Robert Anthony

Teen Shoots Herself Dead In Front Of Family After She's Viciously Bullied On FB

Brandy Vela tragically died on Tuesday, November 29, after shooting herself in the chest in front of her family in their Texas City home. The 18-year-old committed suicide after suffering from "relentless bullying," Click 2 Houston reports. Apparentl…
By Amanda LeeAnn

James Corden Takes A Break From Singing In Cars, Gets Real About Bullying

On November 16, a celebration of the most influential, hard-working and creative minds in the advertising and media world took place at the Ad Council's 63rd Annual Public Service Award Dinner. The event raised an astounding $4.5 million dollars, inc…
By Stephanie Ironson

Here's What To Say Whenever You Overhear Homophobia Or Bullying

Today is ~spirt day~, and I feel like total shit because I forgot to wear purple (like many celebrities are doing), probably because I'm still reeling over listening to Donald Trump's hateful rhetoric during the final presidential debate. But really,…
By Zara Barrie

A 13-Year-Old Killed Himself Over Bullying After His School Refused To Help

Daniel Fitzpatrick was only 13 when he took his own life in surrender to to the bullying he faced. According to the New York Daily News, the Staten Island boy committed suicide on Thursday after pleading with teachers at his school to help with the b…
By Jake Cappuccino

Kylie Jenner Is Doing An Amazing Thing To Help Prevent Bullying

If you haven't heard, Kylie Jenner just launched a new nail polish line. Yup, if you're a fan of her Lip Lits and makeup tutorials, then I suggest you check out her polishes. I'm really into the color selections, so it looks like she did a great job.…
By Katie Corvino

Rumer Willis Just Accused Vanity Fair Of 'Bullying' Her With This Photograph

Rumer Willis is taking a stand against body-shaming through unwanted photoshopping. The daughter of Demi Moore and Bruce Willis has a message for all photographers, magazines, print ad companies and anyone else with a computer and the cut+paste funct…
By Eitan Levine

Donald Trump's Campaign Is Reportedly Causing An Increase In School Bullying

Donald Trump's sexist, discriminatory, childish presidential campaign is not just causing problems in the political realm -- it's causing problems in schools. A new report from Southern Poverty Law Center, which monitors hate and intolerance, found t…
By Alexandra Svokos

Guy's Post About Brother's Suicide Sends Powerful Message About Bullying

David Molak's parents couldn't find their 16-year-old and reported him missing. To locate him, a San Antonio Police Department helicopter used David's cell phone and tracked the signal to the family's backyard. He was discovered hanging in his family…
By Taylor Ortega

17-Year-Old Speaks Out Against Bullying In Incredibly Powerful Video

We can all agree the Internet is the best thing to happen to humanity since pizza delivery, but it comes with its fair share of drawbacks. According to WHAG, cyberbullying can make teens nine times more likely to consider committing suicide. In an ef…
By Taylor Ortega

RED HOT Celebrates Redheads Through Sexy Art And Anti-Bullying Campaign

Everyone has a type. Even if you think you don't have a type, you have a type. Certain physical characteristics ruffle your feathers more than others. Some like 'em tall, dark and handsome. Others prefer 'em lean, light-haired and cute. And then ther…
By Kendall Wood

Teen Claims Student Called Her 'ISIS' But School Says It's Not Bullying

A four-month investigation by the Woodbridge Township School District in Woodbridge, New Jersey allegedly yielded no evidence Colonia High School student Saira Ali was bullied, but her own photographic evidence tells a different story. Last spring, t…
By Taylor Ortega

What Millennials Can Do To Stop Online Harassment And Bullying

Almost any woman, or even man, will likely tell you he or she been harassed at some point in his or her life. Whether it be online, at the bar, on the subway, within the workplace or beyond, the prevalence of harassment in our modern day society is u…
By Lauren Ramesbottom

This New Emoji Actually Sends A Powerful Message About Anti-Bullying

While you've been shooting friends and family taco texts courtesy of the updated emoji keyboard, you may have missed one new character, which has a meaning less clear than the cute cartoon of everyone's favorite rice-and-bean delivery system. Accordi…
By Taylor Ortega

Kylie Jenner Takes On Bullying With #IAmMoreThan Instagram Campaign

Kylie Jenner's Instagram is usually a sexy catalogue of pouty closeups and bikini pics, but recently the 18-year-old decided (in these exact words, I imagine), Move over, pictures of my own butt! I'm going to use my position of influence to encourage…
By Taylor Ortega

140-Character Bullying: How Twitter Figured Out How To Silence Trolls

Twitter sucks at dealing with abuse. No, that’s not me attacking the social media giant, but rather an admission by CEO Dick Costolo. He believes trolling is costing Twitter users and, frankly, he might be on to something. I’ve seen some pretty nasty…
By Alex Lopez

Kids Reading Mean Tweets About Themselves Prove Bullying Is No Joke (Video)

To teach students about the evils of cyberbullying, The Canadian Safe School Network created a real-life version of Jimmy Kimmel's “Celebrities Read Mean Tweets” segment, substituting real teenagers for celebrities. In the video, students are asked t…
By Gillian Fuller

NFL Stars Team Up To Form A Powerful Force Against Bullying (Video)

In many ways, the Super Bowl captures so much of what the NFL is about. It's a close and intense battle with powerful athletes galore and superstars fighting through injury and gritting their teeth through the pain; one might say the adrenaline-fille…
By Joseph Milord

People Are Mean: Why Bullying May Never Get Better, But You Will

One of my dad's favorite stories when I was younger was one from his elementary school days. My dad was a small kid who attended a quaint Catholic school in a small town. Every day, one of the "big kids" would relentlessly pick on him. Today, my dad …
By Kat Kuehl

Why We Really Need To Worry About How Bullying Is Affecting The Human Race

There’s an epidemic in our culture these days, and it is disheartening. Most of it is unwarranted and unprovoked. Most of it hides behind a cloak of anonymity in the social networking universe that has engulfed our generation. Some are hurt, repeated…
By Alicia Cook

Bullying isn't just for kids, professors and employers do too

You’d think that as a grownup, or supposed adult, you wouldn’t have to deal with childish idiots like the dumb high school know-it-alls, or the people who never seem to stop judging every move you make. I hate to break it to you, but those people you…
By Sanah Faroke

The 8 Horrible Acts Of Bullying That Will Make You Question Humanity

Think back to when you were fourteen. You probably were a little awkward, wanted to fit in and very insecure. And it's funny because looking back now, no one was cool! Yet, at that age, it seemed as if we were always the odd man out. Fortunately, how…
By Laura Argintar