Latest Persecution Stories

2013-09-12 23:31:57

Schoolyard bullying can cause irreparable harm and is not limited to student-on-student interactions, according to South Carolina injury attorney Bert Louthian of Louthian Law, P.A. Columbia, SC (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 Citing a September 6, 2013, article in the Charleston Post and Courier, personal injury attorney Bert Louthian today commented on a recently filed lawsuit alleging that a high school teacher bullied one of his male students by repeatedly telling the class that the...

2013-09-04 23:26:18

Organizers expect more than 800 school and community agency staff members to attend the International Bullying Prevention Association’s two-day conference, scheduled for November 10-12 at the Sheraton Hotel Downtown. Participants will be working with pre-school through University students and all have the same mission to stop bullying. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 The event features exhibits from veteran and emerging companies providing services and products in the field....

2013-09-03 23:25:39

Catherine Follestad is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession. Garden City, NY (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 Catherine Follestad is a children's book Author and Artist. Ms. Follestad has attained the highest level of membership to the National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) as a VIP Woman of the Year and has been recognized for outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession. A successful...

2013-09-03 23:04:34

After attending funerals for twenty-nine of his students over the years, award-winning inner city teacher Bill Staples is taking aim at bullying with a new movie, “Tennis Team.” Staples believes humor is a weapon that has not yet been used effectively in this battle. Easton, PA (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/tennis-team/x/3874523 For fifteen years, Bill Staples taught English in and spoke at some of the toughest middle schools in the country. During that...

Effects Of Bullying Last Into Adulthood
2013-08-19 11:27:53

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A study found that adults who were bullied as a child were more likely to face serious illness, struggle to hold down a regular job and have poor social relationships. The results highlight the effects that childhood bullying has on individuals throughout their lives. The researchers also looked into a variety of factors that go beyond health-related outcomes. "We cannot continue to dismiss bullying as a harmless, almost inevitable,...

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