You’ve seen the heartbreaking stories, bullies pushing kids to suicide. Now there are calls for the parents of those bullies to pay.
“Last year, with what I went through, I’m still sticking to my story,” Amukamara said. “That wasn’t bullying at all. That was just fun in the locker room.”
“Richie Incognito, is he wrong? Absolutely,” Rolle told Joe & Evan. “But I think the other guy is just as much to blame because he’s allowed it to happen.”
Boomer and Craig got Tuesday’s radio program started by talking about the bullying incident down in Miami involving Richie Incognito and his alleged mark, Jonathan Martin.
Giants kicker Josh Brown has known Richie Incognito a long time, and said it pains him to see what his former teammate has gotten himself involved in. But Brown isn’t surprised by it at all.
The Miami Dolphins suspended guard Richie Incognito late Sunday for misconduct related to the treatment of teammate Jonathan Martin, who abruptly left the team a week ago to receive help for emotional issues.
October marks the eighth annual Bullying Prevention Month and many professional athletes are lending their voices to the anti-bullying movement. Former NFL player Sean James produced a PSA on the campaign, called ‘Be In The Know About Bullying.’
Bart Palosz’s older sister said there was evidence of her brother’s suffering online. Clubs and organizations against bullying have formed at the school as a result of the tragedy.
James Clementi, whose younger brother Tyler killed himself after being spied on during a sexual encounter in his Rutgers University dorm room, said Spirit Day is important.
This weekend marked the 15th anniversary of the murder of Matthew Shepard, the openly gay college student in Wyoming whose death raised awareness of bullying, abuse and anti-gay violence across the country.
Police stepped in after the parents of the 13-year-old victim reported an increase in the intensity of the bullying.
Schools in 36 districts across Connecticut will receive $5 million in state grants to improve security in response to the Newtown school shootings, Malloy announced Wednesday.
A long football season is in order for one New Jersey school that just had five of their football coaches suspended.
Some Asian American students are hoping the new school year brings an end to bullying in the New York City school system.
The grieving mother of an East Harlem boy said bullies drove her son to suicide, and she has decided to take a stand – starting with the parents of bullies.