Kids Read Mean Tweets

Kids Read by Canadian Safe School Network

Cyberbullying is real, and these kids show how words have the power to hurt deeply.

Lincoln Middle School Basketball Team Is … Doing It Right

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“This is not one-time thing. You always have to stick up for kids that are bullied. It’s the right thing to do.”

Internet Trolling Explained? Enough Is Enough. Time To Tell Their Mommies.

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Mike Kasdan pauses our ‘Sports Explained’ series to go off on the disgusting trolls who went after Curt Schilling’s daughter.

You Don’t Want to Bully This 4-Year-Old Girl

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When a boy at school called this little girl ugly, she responded with the most amazing comeback.

Confidence vs. Arrogance

Confidence vs Arrogance by Steve Wilson

Steve Errey draws the line between presenting yourself as a confident man and an arrogant jerk.

No Matter How You Feel Today, You Are Not Alone

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There is always someone out there for you. Sometimes you have to reach out instead of waiting to be reached.

The Dragon Called ‘Vindication’ and The Helmet of Humility

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Vaughn Granier on how being humble can save you.

The Darker Side of Ambition

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John Havens grapples with the remnants of his childhood bullying: an unrelenting and damaging “I’ll show you” ambition.

The Dads Who Sought to Adopt Hard-to-Place Kids and Why They Did It

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Stories of kids at risk for suicide and susceptible to bullying touched the hearts of these two dads. They resolved to do something about it — to create a home.

Things You Might Have Missed

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Bullying Meets Its Match

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After years of abuse at school, Claire Tietgen wanted to die. Now, though, she’s found a reason for living thanks to Mixed Martial Arts.

Bully My Son at Your Own Risk

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When Amelia’s young gay son faced a bully, she found herself having to adjust to to their new reality.

Open Message to an Angry Young Man (from an ex-angry-young-man)

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Ben Gallup was an angry young man. Now he wants to keep others from going down that path.

How to Avoid Raising a Bully: 3 Action Items You Can Try Today #parenting

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Our boys are banished to a desert of emotional and physical isolation in the name of toughening them up. THIS is how we create bullies.

The Simple Message That Brought a Middle School Class to Tears

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Former pro wrestler turned anti-bullying crusader Marc Mero puts to rest once and for all the idea that men don’t have emotions.