Many people occasionally feel belittled, misunderstood or undervalued in their professional roles. But when does a supervisor or co-worker’s behavior cross the line from annoying to potential legal nightmare?
WASHINGTON — There are so many things parents need to keep an eye on now that kids are back in school, and evidence of bullying is a big one. “We just as parents have to be…
Many couples fight over money, but some feel the financial
friction goes as far as bullying.
If you don\’t think there are bullies at your
workplace, it\’s probably you.
When 17-year-old Katy Butler came out as a lesbian in middle school, some of her classmates retaliated against her. They called her names, pushed her into lockers and broke one of her fingers. She was eventually forced to change schools.
Katy Butler, young activist
The documentary \”Bully\” has been slapped with an R-rating by the Motion Picture Association of America for language — including the F-word. As a result, kids under 17 would be barred from seeing it, unless they\’re accompanied by an adult.
Shoving in the hallways, flicking ears in class and name-calling all seem a ubiquitous part of a high school experience, but for many the effect is far deeper than surface bruises.