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Schools That Stonewall: What to Do If Your Child Is Being Bullied and the School Is Unresponsive

If you’re the parent of a bullied child who’s frustrated with a lack of responsiveness from your son’s or daughter’s school, if you’ve tried everything from meeting with the counselor to talking to the principal, perhaps even contacting the superintendent, and your child is still coming home in tears every day, don’t lose hope. I’m […]

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Family, Friends Hold Vigil for Bullied Gay Teen Who Committed Suicide

Fresh into the New Year, 2012, and the death toll of bullied teenagers rise fast. CASHMERE, Wash. — Family and friends gathered for a candlelight vigil on Friday evening to remember 14-year-old Rafael Morelos, who hanged himself on Sunday, Jan. 29. Rafael was openly gay, and friends said he was bullied because of it. Rafael’s mother, Malinda […]