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When I read Leelah Alcorn’s suicide note, all I could do was sit, and shake my head, and think no one should ever have...
The statistics on bullying and suicide are extremely alarming. For every suicide among young people, there are at least 100 suicide attempts.
Many struggling Americans, especially people of color, are faced with the systematic theft of a good education
President Barack Obama spent an informative hour on Thursday fielding questions from a group of young people.
The good news is that “bullying” is now a federal issue. Administrators, teachers and lawmakers finally reached a point of zero tolerance on the issue after years of trivializing it as “kids being kids.” That’s an impressive step of policy fortitude. [S]omewhat troubling is the length of time it took to recognize the problem within a federal framework and how it only gained attention once its headlining victims were of a certain socio-economic and racial background.