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.

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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.

A Bully Pushed Around the Wrong Young Boxer

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A young man finds the courage to take a stand.

The Teen Texting Cheat Sheet

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Tor Constantino’s top 20 troublesome teen texts for parents who want to protect their kids.

These Marvel Anti-Bullying Variant Covers Will Hit You Right In The Feels

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Ian Carlos Crawford of Buzzfeed shares Marvel’s comic book covers about fighting bullying.

Ronin Shimizu Did Not Need to Die

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What we need to learn from a 12-year-old boy’s tragic suicide.

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Bullied To Death: 12-Year-Old Male Cheerleader Commits Suicide

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A middle schooler takes his life after being bullied and taunted at school, leaving a community to ask itself: “Why?”.