bullying

Keaton Jones’ Mother Defends Confederate Flag Usage

Keaton Jones’ Mother Defends Confederate Flag Usage

Over the weekend, a young boy named Keaton Jones became famous. A video of young Keaton circulated on social media. It showed an emotionally difficult scene of a young boy questioning the motives behind bullies. After his mother released the heart-wrenching video, people from throughout the world flocked to his defense. Unfortunately, the initial anti-bullying […]

KY Mom Says Her Kids Are Being Bullied Because They Aren’t Christian (VIDEO)

KY Mom Says Her Kids Are Being Bullied Because They Aren’t Christian (VIDEO)

The religious right would like you to believe that Christians in this country are being persecuted. But in a large segment of this country, the non-Christians are the ones being persecuted. Two kids in eastern Kentucky are finding that out the hard way. They’re being bullied and harassed by classmates and teachers because they don’t […]

This Girl Tried To Poison Her Roommate Because Of Her Race (VIDEO/PHOTO)

This Girl Tried To Poison Her Roommate Because Of Her Race (VIDEO/PHOTO)

One of the most horrifying racially-motivated incidents in recent years unfolded last month at a small college in Connecticut. A white freshman there wanted to get rid of her roommate, apparently because she didn’t want to room with a black woman. But she decided to do it in a despicable way–by deliberately poisoning her. Now […]

Melania Gives UN Speech On Bullying And Gets Torn Apart On Twitter (TWEETS)

Melania Gives UN Speech On Bullying And Gets Torn Apart On Twitter (TWEETS)

First Lady Melania Trump spoke Wednesday at a United Nations luncheon on the power of the Golden Rule, and among her comments, she had this to say: “Together we must acknowledge that all too often it’s the weakest, most innocent and vulnerable among us, our children, who ultimately suffer the most from the challenges that plague […]

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Says Mika Was The Bully, Not Trump (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Says Mika Was The Bully, Not Trump (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Even by Donald Trump’s admittedly low standards, his trashing of MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski on Thursday morning was one of his most outrageous moments to date. In case you missed it, just minutes after Brzezinski called him out on “Morning Joe,” Trump claimed that he wouldn’t let Brzezinski and her co-host/fiancé, Joe Scarborough, spend New Year’s at […]

Bullies Find a New And Deadly Way To Target Victims–Food (VIDEOS)

Bullies Find a New And Deadly Way To Target Victims–Food (VIDEOS)

We’ve all heard stories about kids literally being hounded to suicide by long and sustained campaigns of bullying. But The Washington Post recently uncovered a scary phenomenon in which bullying can kill–literally. In recent years, a number of bullies have targeted kids with food allergies by using their allergies against them. As early as 2010, […]

Bullying Ruins Lives – Innovative New Program Aims To Change That (VIDEO)

Bullying Ruins Lives – Innovative New Program Aims To Change That (VIDEO)

Bullying – that nasty part of going to school that we all had to deal with. It seems to be getting worse with the popularity of social media, even causing many young people to think about and actually commit suicide. We have to do something to get it to stop. The town of Shawano in Wisconsin is taking […]

Child Bullies May Develop Into Much Worse Study Shows (VIDEO)

Child Bullies May Develop Into Much Worse Study Shows (VIDEO)

A new study shows that young boys who bully classmates in middle school can end up sexually harassing classmates in high school, and beyond. Specifically, the study looked at kids who use homophobic slurs. What’s scarier is that many of these young people don’t recognize how bad this behavior is. Some kids described being groped, […]

The Twitter Trumpertantrum Bullying Continues With A Jab At CNN (TWEETS)

The Twitter Trumpertantrum Bullying Continues With A Jab At CNN (TWEETS)

After CNN and Jeff Zelaney had called President-elect Donald Trump out for being a “sore winner,” after Trump was found sending out tweets about a rigged election, he answered them as any five year old would, by bullying them on social media. So while racists run rampant in our community spray painting swastikas on churches and […]

TRAGIC: They Bullied This Gay 13-Year-Old So Much That He Committed Suicide (VIDEO)

TRAGIC: They Bullied This Gay 13-Year-Old So Much That He Committed Suicide (VIDEO)

Please note: The opinions expressed in this article are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Liberal America.  Recently the heartbreaking story of the suicide of Tyrone Unsworth has emotionally affected many. Tyrone was a 13-year-old boy of Brisbane, Australia, and had been constantly bullied for being gay from the age […]

WTF? Muslim Kindergarten Student Says He Was Targeted By His Own Teacher (VIDEO)

WTF? Muslim Kindergarten Student Says He Was Targeted By His Own Teacher (VIDEO)

Since Donald Trump’s upset victory, we’ve seen a disturbing spike in hate crimes and discrimination against minority groups. But one case in my hometown of Charlotte may be the most outrageous case yet, or at the very least in the top ten. A Muslim-American kindergarten student says that he was bullied and harassed by the […]

New Twitter Feature Offers More Ways to Ignore Harassment

New Twitter Feature Offers More Ways to Ignore Harassment

No one can deny that the world of social media has become a volatile place since the election. From friends engaging in ugly arguments on Facebook to nasty tweets being sent over political opinions, verbal abuse on the internet has become commonplace. Recognizing how often their site is used to spread hate, Twitter has introduced […]

51 Of The Worst Attacks Committed In Trump’s Name – Days 1-3

51 Of The Worst Attacks Committed In Trump’s Name – Days 1-3

The election of Donald Trump has sparked a wave of bullying and hate crimes across the country, as racists, bigots, xenophobes, homophobes, and hate mongers of all stripes feel empowered. His ascension to the highest office, given his history, has emboldened people who now think, “If my president can do it, then why can’t I?” […]

Lady Gaga Lets Melania Have It For Her Faux Stand Against Bullying (TWEETS)

Lady Gaga Lets Melania Have It For Her Faux Stand Against Bullying (TWEETS)

By now, most of you know that Melania Trump promised to lead a crusade against bullying if she becomes First Lady. Most of you also know that claim went over like a lead balloon. After all, her husband has spent the better part of a year trying to bully his way into the White House–and has […]

Teacher Of The Year Winners Are Crossing A Line To Denounce Trump (VIDEO)

Teacher Of The Year Winners Are Crossing A Line To Denounce Trump (VIDEO)

Generally, teachers are expected to hide their political leanings in class. It can be seen as discriminatory if they favor the students who agree and treat the ones who disagree badly. Parents fear that teachers would “indoctrinate” their children. These people who won the “Teacher of the Year” award have written a letter denouncing Republican […]

Teen Develops App So Bullied Kids Can Have Lunch Mates In School

Teen Develops App So Bullied Kids Can Have Lunch Mates In School

School can be a hard time. Raging hormones, groupism, trying to fit in, knowing the newest trends, oh, and assignments. But the most mortifying bit is being bullied and ending up eating alone in a cafeteria that’s flooded with teens. Sick of it all, Natalie Hampton, 16, of Sherman Oaks, took matters in her own hands and […]

Trump’s Hateful Rhetoric May Be To Blame For Increase In Bullying In Schools (VIDEO)

Trump’s Hateful Rhetoric May Be To Blame For Increase In Bullying In Schools (VIDEO)

In an August 25 speech, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said that the Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s campaign is based on “prejudice and paranoia.” This prejudice is spreading. Back in February, a high school basketball game turned into a racism-fest. One of the schools that were playing has a high population of Hispanic students. The rival […]

Donald Trump’s Playground Name-Calling Hits A New Low (VIDEO)

Donald Trump’s Playground Name-Calling Hits A New Low (VIDEO)

Donald Trump acts like a child in many ways. One of the things he’s been doing is giving his opponents cutesy nicknames. They are pretty stupid. We have “Lyin’ Ted” for Ted Cruz, “Lil Marco” for Marco Rubio, and “Low-energy Jeb” for Jeb Bush. For his democratic rivals, we have “Crooked Hillary” for Hillary Clinton […]

Powerful Video: Teen Commits Suicide After Internet Bullying

Powerful Video: Teen Commits Suicide After Internet Bullying

Spread the word for Tovonna love you sis #RIPTovonna #stopbullying pic.twitter.com/7gs0dxMrAp — Es'synce (@MsEssynce) June 9, 2016 The teen years are full of angst. Girls in particular are at risk for emotional issues such as depression and anxiety. Research shows that social relationships are a source of ongoing worry for teens. Changes in body image, hormonal […]

Idaho Teen Football Players Took Bullying To A Horrific Level

Idaho Teen Football Players Took Bullying To A Horrific Level

Trigger Warning: Sexual Assault Three teenage football players in Idaho viciously attacked a disabled teammate in the locker room. The disabled boy thought at first that he was being given a hug, but then was raped with a clothes hanger. One teammate held the boy down, another put a clothes hanger in his rectum, and the […]

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