Sergio Urrego, 16, is dead after he was allegedly harassed by administrators at his Colombian Catholic school, where the principal accused him of being a gay atheist and anarchist.
25% of pupils say they are physically abused by classmates during school sporting activities, according to new findings.
A new study finds that online, LGBT youth don’t face the same effects of bullying as in the ‘real world.’
A new study has shown that homosexual and bisexual young people are four times more likely than their heterosexual peers to attempt suicide.
"Dont say you hate your fam-" No.
"Omg you should love your fami-" No.
"Be grateful they’re your famil-" No.
If you have been bullied, hit, teased, put down, hurt, lied to, or hated by you’re own family; you don’t need to justify how you feel. You dont need to explain yourself. You are allowed to hate a family member or dislike a family member if they’ve given you a reason to.
A shocking survey reports how two in five transgender young people have tried to kill themselves, while 80% of gay teens are bullied.
A major new study finds adults who were bullied as children experience negative effects on their physical, emotional, and economic well-being as long as four four decades later.
A central California mayor says bullying victims should toughen up, “grow a pair” and defend themselves, sparking anger among some city officials and gay rights advocates.
A victim of chronic bullying, Jewlyes Gutierrez was charged with battery following a physical altercation with her tormentors. After being placed in a restorative justice program, charges were dropped.
A Missouri school district issued a letter to parents last week, informing them of another student’s transgender status and asking fellow students to avoid bullying. But did the district violate federal law in the process?
The National Centre for Social Research has been awarded a contract to take forward the first stage of a project to help drive out homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying in schools.
Three police officers have been dismissed over “extremely serious” allegations of homophobic and sexist bullying.
We need to move away from any perception that bullying is just an inevitable part of growing-up. Teachers, parents and policy-makers should be aware that what happens in the school playground can have long-term repercussions for children.
-Professor Louise Arsenault
A 16-year-old transgender girl facing battery charges may avoid jail time after agreeing to enter a restorative justice program.
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the Williams Institute released a report Tuesday detailing a number of factors contributing to the exceedingly high rate of suicide attempts…