bullying

Congressman Max Rose
@RepMaxRose/Twitter
July 13, 2019 - 4:28 pm
A new anti-bullying law is being pushed through Congress by a local representative several years after a bullied Staten Island boy killed himself.
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New York City Hall
Dreamstime
May 29, 2019 - 8:39 am
The parents of a ninth grader from the Bronx are suing the city and administrators at the girl’s school for not doing enough to stop the bullying that led her to take her own life.
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First lady Melania Trump, right, participates in a discussion with Microsoft president Brad Smith at the company's headquarters in Redmond, Wash., Monday, March 4, 2019, during a two-day, three-state swing to promote her Be Best campaign. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
March 04, 2019 - 6:25 pm
REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — The Latest on Melania Trump's three-state tour to promote "Be Best" (all times local): 3:25 p.m. A Microsoft Corp. employee showed Melania Trump how he uses technology to limit his teenagers' screen time and control the websites they can access and who can see what they're...
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Snapchat bullies
NYPD
January 09, 2019 - 8:40 am
Two bullies tormented and attacked an 11-year-old girl in Brooklyn, and the whole encounter was caught on video and posted to Snapchat.
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FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2018, file photo, New York Jets center Jonotthan Harrison (78) prepares to snap the ball during the fourth quarter of the team's preseason NFL football game against the New York Giants in East Rutherford, N.J. Harrison endured years of bullying while growing up in central Florida, but refused to let any of it stop him from achieving his goals. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
December 01, 2018 - 2:54 am
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Jonotthan Harrison has not forgotten a single punch or kick, the brutal pushing and shoving, the sudden tackles to the ground with his classmates piling on top of him. There was also the constant and flat-out mean name calling. And all the laughing. So much laughing — at...
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School Bus
Dreamstime
November 28, 2018 - 2:09 pm
An elementary school student was hospitalized after being choked by another student on her school bus.
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Anti-Bullying Bill
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
October 12, 2018 - 2:29 pm
Last September, a 15-year-old Bronx teen was stabbed to death in his school by a student who had been bullied. A city bill is now aimed at preventing future tragedies.
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In this Feb. 28, 2018 photo, Matty Nev Luby holds up her phone in front of a ring light she uses to lip-sync with the smartphone app Musical.ly, in Wethersfield, Conn. Teens and young adults say cyberbullying is a serious problem for people their age, but most don’t think they’ll be the ones targeted for digital abuse. The high school gymnast’s popularity on the lip-syncing app Musical.ly, which merged this summer into the Chinese video-sharing app TikTok, helped win her some modeling contracts. Luby said she's learned to navigate Instagram and other social media apps by brushing aside the anonymous bullies. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
October 04, 2018 - 12:40 pm
WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Teens and young adults say cyberbullying is a serious problem for people their age, but most don't think they'll be the ones targeted for digital abuse. That's according to a new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research and MTV, which also...
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FILE - In this June 25, 2015, file photo, Monica Lewinsky attends the Cannes Lions 2015, International Advertising Festival in Cannes, southern France. Lewinsky says she stormed offstage at a Jerusalem event because of an interviewer's "off limits" question about former President Bill Clinton. The former White House intern turned anti-bullying activist tweeted early Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, that there were agreed-upon parameters regarding the topics of her conversation about the perils of the internet. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau, File)
September 04, 2018 - 3:18 am
JERUSALEM (AP) — Monica Lewinsky said Tuesday that she stormed offstage at a Jerusalem speaking event because of an interviewer's "off limits" question about former President Bill Clinton. The former White House intern turned anti-bullying activist tweeted that there were agreed-upon parameters...
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Classroom
Dreamstime
August 01, 2018 - 6:46 pm
The city’s public school system is overhauling how it deals with bullying in schools, as part of a settlement involving parents of bullied children.
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