The Church of England Plans to Battle Homophobia in Schools

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In a perfect world, we wouldn’t accept homophobia as a “traditional faith perspective” but it’s always important to remember that real, lasting change happens step by step.

Shaping the New Face of Fear

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We live in a world where crimes of injustice occur every day, whether we’re aware of them or not. However, I think we need to make an honest effort to educate ourselves about certain things, such as bullying and the hidden depth of violence that it brings, in order to truly be moved by them enough to take action.

5 Reasons Why the Boys and I Supported the International Day of Pink

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Deanna Shoyer supported International Pink Day to as a way to teach her sons about he value of diversity and a show of solidarity against discrimination.

When a Concert Becomes an Experience: Hunter Hayes

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JJ Vincent went expecting some good music and a biggish crowd of teenage girls. What he got was something completely different.

The Worst Anti-Bullying Advice Ever

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A Nebraska elementary school found itself getting the wrong kind of attention after sending out the wrong kind of advice.

What Will You Do to End the Silence?

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The Day of Silence is an event to address the problem of the bullying, harrasment, and silencing of LGBT students. The twist? This event is student led.

Is Bullying Preventable?

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Some may insist that bullying is just a part of childhood, but Eric Thompson insists that we can change that.

The Empathy Gap: Is The Golden Rule Failing Bullied Kids?

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Teaching empathy is not enough, insists Eric Thompson of CivilSchools. We need to teach our kids to resist the Bystander Effect.

Anatomy of a Bully

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Ross Grainger with a powerful story about the time he was bullied, and what he has since come to learn from it.

Video: Compassionate Boys Support Bullied Boy

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Love combats bullying. This band of brothers proved it.

The Myth of the Bully and the Baby

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Why Mike Ditka’s response to the Miami Dolphins’ bullying situation perpetuates a harmful myth.

Bullying in Sports: Dolphins Discover How Tough Jonathan Martin Really Is

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Eric Thompson believes that Jonathan Martin’s response to NFL shows what kind of man he is. After all, reaching out to others is a formula for success, not an admission of weakness.

Because No One Should Be Bullied. Ever.

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JJ Vincent hopes that one day, we won’t need to share anti-bullying messages.

Students Victimized for Perceived Sexual Orientation

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A new study finds that students bullied because they are believed to be gay are much more likely than others to be suicidal and depressed.

Big Man on Campus

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A fragile boy with learning disabilities transitions from home school to college.

Litterbox Guarding

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Questioning someone’s right to be in a public restroom is a form of bullying.