African American Education-Raising the Benchmark
Home Invites Members Groups Events Directories Videos Marketplace News Photos Blogs Polls Forums Chat
Home > Polls & Voting > Post Content

Were you a victim of Bullying? (4363 hits)

Featured Poll
Were you a victim of Bullying?
I don't know
No
Yes
Has this happened to you?
Posted By:
Monday, October 4th 2010 at 12:41PM
You can also click here to view all posts by this author...

Report obscenity | post comment
Share |
Please Login To Post Comments...
Email:
Password:

 
I was a victim one time in elementary school by a neighbor and classmate. It never occurred to me to be frightened by her. She threatened to "beat me up" after school. I waited for her and she never showed. The next day she wanted to be my friend. We were never friends.
Friday, December 17th 2010 at 7:50PM
Viola Dunn-Thigpen
I could never understand what a person could gain from the act o bullying. It is truly sad that a person might find pleasure in mistreating someone else.
Monday, December 20th 2010 at 2:22PM
I think, sometimes, that it begins with the parents..."If someone hits you, you had better hit them back! If someone looks at you sideways, hit 'em! The child could be bullied by an older sibling or just craves attention- even negative attention. Sometimes it can be fixed by a thorough physical examination-- the child may have a neurological problem. The problem isn't fixed by segregation from the rest of the children. There are reasons I haven't touched on for this behavior.
Wednesday, December 22nd 2010 at 9:40PM
Viola Dunn-Thigpen
Bullies...they have to beat others down to build themselves up. Truth is they lack something, and seek to gain it by mistreating others. This is their way of gaining power...albeit temporary power.
Friday, March 4th 2011 at 11:17PM
Please Login To Post Comments...
Email:
Password:

 
More From This Author
You Are Wonderful
What defines Beauty
When is bullying enough?
Count Your Blessings: Woman Has to Eat Thousands of Calories to Stay Alive
You Learn More As You Grow Older
Kirk Franklin's "Are You Listening" (Song to Haiti)
"One Breath Away" Last Poem of 2009
Some say being a Virgin is overrated...is it?
Forward This Poll Entry!
Polls & Voting Home

(Advertise Here)
Latest News
knowledge
>> more | add
Most Popular Bloggers
brother marcus! has logged 21800 blog subscribers!
siebra muhammad has logged 3196 blog subscribers!
david johnson has logged 1857 blog subscribers!
>> more | add 
Latest Photos
>> more | add
Latest Member Activity
the blog king david johnson sr just commented on a blog entitled ' jen fad dont run now ,,,,,what's good for the 'geese is good for the gander', eh.'. 12:26AM
c brewster just became a new member. 08:14PM
edc creations just posted a blog entitled 'sneak peek: passing love by jacqueline e. luckett '. 05:58AM
clear sea just became a new member. 03:28AM
talibah bakhit just posted a blog entitled 'still the battle is not over——carmelite earls awaits the illinois supreme court ruling'. 04:13PM
talibah bakhit just posted a blog entitled 'students of the north lawndale community news journalism class visit abc 7 news'. 04:11PM
talibah bakhit just edited her profile. 04:09PM
amenseph hetep just edited his profile. 05:06PM
danita johnson just edited her profile. 03:52PM
danita johnson just posted a blog entitled 'cornell west-restoring hope'. 03:48PM
danita johnson just became a new member. 02:05PM
kevin wayne johnson just edited his profile. 02:22PM
>> more | invite friends