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2014-03-13 23:00:09

Linda Bartlett shares her family’s moving fight against bullying and physical disabilities. Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 According to bullyingstatistics.org, 77 percent of all students reported being verbally bullied while at school in the year 2013. Recently, 49 states have passed anti-bullying laws in the hopes of seeing that percentage decrease; however, as far as author Linda Bartlett is concerned, the damage is already done. In her new book, “Never Alone”, Bartlett looks...

2014-03-12 23:01:02

NoBullying.com, releases today the ultimate guide to Common Causes of Bullying: http://nobullying.com/common-causes-of-bullying/. London, UK (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 The truth remains that bullying is becoming more common by the day. But the first step to fight bullying is to understand the causes of bullying. Today, NoBullying releases a guide to the common causes of bullying. The guide lists the most common causes of bullying like the fact that bullies normally come from dysfunctional...

2014-03-12 12:28:48

37% of students say they are aware of an individual who poses a risk to their school, according to Awareity's 2013 Student Safety Report. LINCOLN, Neb., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thirty-seven percent (37%) of students say they are aware of an individual who poses a risk to their school, according to Awareity's 2013 Student Safety Report. The 2013 Report explains why so many incidents and tragedies in schools are not prevented. Students see and hear things most school...

2014-03-11 23:00:41

NoBullying.com releases today the ultimate guide to Racial Bullying. http://nobullying.com/is-your-child-a-target-of-bullying-because-of-their-race/ London, UK (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 When it comes to bullying, being bullied for something one cannot change, like race, is a very ugly situation. NoBullying releases today a guide on Racial Bullying. The guide lists the recent statistics related to Racial Bullying as well as reasons behind the spreading of racial bullying. It also discusses...

2014-03-09 23:00:29

NoBullying.com, releases today the ultimate guide to cyber bullying in America http://nobullying.com/cyber-bullying-in-america/. London, UK (PRWEB) March 09, 2014 While physical intimidation at schools has long been a problem in the United States, and has caused hundreds of students all over the country to – at least – consider dropping out of school, there is an even more serious danger lurking in the shadows, one that very few parents realize, much less understand and know how to...

2014-03-08 23:00:40

Global CyberBullying Survey Launches: Take Two Minutes to Have Your Say - http://nobullying.com/cyberbullying-survey/ London, UK (PRWEB) March 08, 2014 NoBullying.com invites anyone who has ever suffered from online or offline bullying to contribute to its new Cyber Bullying Survey. Macartan Mulligan, Co-Founder of Treze, said, “Hearing about someone being bullied or cyber bullied is one thing but reading numbers gathered from readers, real people from all over the world is another...

2014-03-05 23:29:55

The International Bullying Prevention Association is holding their annual conference, November 16-18, 2014 at the San Diego Sheraton Hotel & Marina. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 This event will bring together 800 professionals from schools (pre-k through post-secondary) and community organizations interested in stopping bullying. The conference is designed for school counselors, health educators, researchers, coaches, lawyers, school administrators, social workers, community...

2014-03-04 13:13:08

-Sexual aggression has become a common experience in bars. -New findings show that approximately 90 percent of the incidents involve male initiators and female targets. -The initiators' level of invasiveness was related to intoxication of the targets but not their own intoxication. -This suggests that intoxicated women were being targeted, perhaps perceived as easier or more blameworthy. Meeting people within a bar scene is not usually difficult. Unfortunately, not all contact –...

2014-02-27 04:21:45

EAGAN, Minn., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an era when reports of cyberbullying among children are prevalent, a new survey from FindLaw.com, the most popular legal information website, says nearly one out of twelve parents report their child has been a victim of cyberbullying. Cyberbullying involves threatening, harassing, hateful, hostile or reputation-damaging messages or photos that are sent though text messages, social networks and emails. According to FindLaw.com, seven...

2014-02-25 12:27:44

Results of scientific 2014 WBI U.S. Workplace Bullying Survey shows epidemic prevalence, women bearing the brunt of the bullying, employers failing to protect the bullied, and nearly unanimous support for creating a new law. BELLINGHAM, Wash., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Workplace Bullying Institute (WBI) defined workplace bullying as "abusive conduct that is threatening, intimidating, humiliating, work sabotage or verbal abuse" in its 2014 national survey. Key results: 27% of...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.