It’s the Permanence of Online Abuse that Makes Cyberbullying so Damaging for Children

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Online bullies know their spite remains online indefinitely, that’s why they do it.

Public School is Not a Very Queer Place

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It is well time for the public school system to integrate LGBT studies into the curriculum.

Ending Bullying: Being an UPstander, No Matter Who You Are

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Jamie Utt wonders how many people stay silent in the face of bullying, and helps us teach kids to be UPstanders, not bystanders.

Stand Up and Speak Up against Bullying using your Gully Face

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A new project that is challenging bullying: The Gully Face campaign encourages individuals to use a facial expression, known as the Gully Face, as an act of strength against bullying.

Social Media Users Won’t Fight Cyberbullying Until they Imagine What it’s Like to be Bullied

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The voice of many drowns out the suffering of a few on social media. But these platforms must do more to reduce cyberbullying.

Top Ape Syndrome – How to Give Up the Chest Thumping Without Giving Up Power

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Challenging the idea that a rise to power is connected to a show of power, Rena Delevie suggests that innovation, loyalty, and sales actually stem from collaboration and compassion.

What Andrew Solomon Provides Us All With His Story of Gay Fatherhood

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Dillan DiGiovanni is inspired by Andrew Solomon’s vulnerability and courage as a gay father, and as a gay man.

Dear Parents, Let’s Talk About Kids and Gender Roles

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Gretchen Edwards-Bodmer is raising a happy and joyful son without following rigid gender roles or rules. And she wants you to understand why.

Dear Kevin Williamson, Laverne Cox Is A Woman

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Kevin Williamson of the National Review wrote an article calling Laverne Cox a man. Here’s why he’s so very wrong.

“Does Defending Stereotyping of Men, Help Cause the Problem?”

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Not All Men

Not All Men

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Luke Davis responds to those men claiming not all men are like the Californian Shooter Elliot Rodger.

My Pal the Bully

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When Jon Magidsohn’s son and one of his friends have a falling out, Dad wonders what part of the story he’s not hearing.

“They have every right in the world to defend themselves.”

Stand up to bully

Violence In The Everyday Lives Of Our Boys

Violence In The Everyday Lives Of Our Boys

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Does being a guy mean that you have to fight?

Join Me in the Classroom, Mayor Hamilton, and Tell My Students to “Grow a Pair”

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Porterville County Mayor Cameron Hamilton’s message to targets of bullying generalizes and negates the bullied child’s experience.

To Tackle School Bullying, We Need to Change The Entire Conversation

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Tim Jones-Yelvington believes calling violence and harassment “bullying” minimizes what is actually happening in kids’ daily lives.