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  • Gay "It Gets Better" Anti-Bullying Speaker Outed for Bullying Christian KIDS

    04/27/2012 11:44:06 PM PDT · by davidbellow · 13 replies
    Texas Conservative Republican News ^ | 4/28/12 | David Bellow
    If Obama and all these liberal groups supporting "It Gets Better" want to really stand up against bullying then they should stand up and tell the world that what Dan Savage did by bullying these Christian KIDS is wrong. Let me be clear, this following story from Todd Starnes of Fox News about Dan Savage of "It Gets Better" Bullying Christian kids is just another example of persecution and hypocrisy that Christians face in America. Worldwide now and throughout history, Christians are killed and bullied on a mass scale for believing in Jesus. bullying because of homosexuality does not even get measured on the same scale...
  • Anti-Bullying Speaker Curses Christian Teens

    04/27/2012 5:49:45 PM PDT · by Redcat · 56 replies
    Fox News ^ | April 27, 2012 | Todd Starnes
    As many as 100 high school students walked out of a national journalism conference after an anti-bullying speaker began cursing, attacked the Bible and reportedly called those who refused to listen to his rant “pansy asses.” The speaker was Dan Savage, founder of the “It Gets Better” project, an anti-bullying campaign that has reached more than 40 million viewers with contributors ranging from President Obama to Hollywood stars. Savage also writes a sex advice column called “Savage Love.” Savage, and his husband, were also guests at the White House for President Obama’s 2011 LGBT Pride Month reception. He was also...
  • Teacher/Bully: How My Son Was Humiliated and Tormented by his Teacher and Aide

    04/24/2012 5:26:41 PM PDT · by netmilsmom · 14 replies
    Youtube ^ | 4-20-12 | StuChaifetz
    This dad wired his Autistic son because he was told that he was violent. The teacher and aids abuse the child and even called him a "b@stard". It makes me sick. Union teacher has tenure, aide was fired.
  • Bullied Boy Suspended for Fighting Back

    04/21/2012 3:41:34 PM PDT · by Clintonfatigued · 73 replies
    The Christian Post ^ | April 20, 2012 | Benge Nsenduluka
    A nine-year-old Colorado boy has reportedly been suspended from his elementary school after standing up to a bully who was physically harming him. Nathan Pemberton, a third grade student, claims that he was subject to beatings from another child and when he finally garnered the courage to stand up for himself he was punished and removed from West Elementary School in Colorado Springs, which his parents think is ludicrous, according to Mail Online. "One kid kicked me in the back, then punched me in the face. Then I punched him in the face and then I got in trouble," Nathan...
  • NJ bully's paralyzing punch nets $4.2M settlement

    04/18/2012 12:38:05 PM PDT · by Wolfie · 31 replies
    Fox News ^ | April 18, 2012
    NJ bully's paralyzing punch nets $4.2M settlement RAMSEY, N.J. – A New Jersey school district has agreed to pay $4.2 million to settle a lawsuit by a middle school student who was paralyzed when a known bully punched him in the abdomen. The settlement between the Ramsey school district and the family of Sawyer Rosenstein, who had complained to the district about being bullied, was worked out over the past two months but not made public until last week. The family's lawsuit alleged school officials knew or should have known the boy's attacker had violent tendencies and failed to comply...
  • Jim DeMint Calls Obama A 'Bully' (for trying to intimidate Supreme Court)

    04/05/2012 11:11:34 AM PDT · by Clintonfatigued · 6 replies
    I4U Trending News ^ | April 5, 2012
    Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) called President Obama a "bully" Wednesday at an event in South Carolina for his targeted remarks about the Supreme Court.
  • Amended suit alleges new abuses at Kansas school

    03/24/2012 2:09:49 PM PDT · by SmithL · 5 replies · 3+ views
    AP via SFGate ^ | 3/24/12 | ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press
    Wichita, Kan. (AP) -- A California boy attends only four days at a Kansas military boarding school where he is tormented by staff and students after breaking both his legs in separate incidents. A Tennessee student's stomach is forcibly branded as a rite of initiation. A Florida cadet breaks his hand fending off a student with a history of sexual abuse who tries to grope him, and school officials refuse to investigate or inform his parents of the attack. These claims are the latest additions to a growing list of former cadets who allege in a federal lawsuit they were...
  • Facebook message, apparently from suspected Ohio high school shooter: ‘Die, all of you’

    02/27/2012 12:45:46 PM PST · by ColdOne · 47 replies · 1+ views
    The Daily Caller ^ | 2/27/12 | Alex Pappas
    A Facebook page appearing to belong to T.J. Lane, the suspected shooter at Chardon High School in Ohio, includes an essay describing a fantasy massacre that ends with the chilling words, “Die, all of you.” Lane, suspected of shooting classmates at his school Monday morning, appears to have taken to his Facebook page on Dec. 30 to post a rant about a “mistreated” man who takes revenge on the “the vermin in the street.” “He longed for only one thing, the world to bow at his feet,” the posting reads. “They too should feel his secret fear. The dismal drear.”...
  • Suspect in custody after 1 student killed, 4 wounded in shooting at Ohio high school

    02/27/2012 11:05:50 AM PST · by Doogle · 24 replies · 2+ views
    FOX ^ | 02/27/12 | FOXNEWS
    One student was killed and four were wounded during a shooting early Monday at an Ohio high school, authorities said. A suspect, whose name has not been released, is in police custody. Civil deputy Erin Knife with the Geauga County Sheriff's Office said the shooting was reported around 7:30 a.m. Monday at Chardon High School. Related Slideshow One killed, four wounded in shooting at Ohio high school One student was killed and four were wounded during a shooting at an Ohio high school. shooting at Ohio high school Feb. 27: S.W.A.T. members leave Chardon High School in Chardon, Ohio Monday....
  • Will The Anti -"Bullying" Movement Become A Vehicle For Shari'a Enforcement?

    01/09/2012 12:21:05 PM PST · by bayouranger · 13 replies ^ | 1-5-12 | WILLIAM MAYER
    an Francisco, CA - - In U.S. educational circles, the prevention of "bullying" has become somewhat of a cause célčbre recently, despite its historical omnipresence in scholastic institutions. The trajectory of this trend, which is not what it appears on its face, is fraught with the potential of having a substantial corrosive effect on the First Amendment. First, what is bullying? Of course all of us understand what has been the standard definition of a bully, one who by their aggressive action, seeks to impose their will upon others. The Miriam Webster dictionary notes that bullying consists of "blustering"...
  • Mass. calls for day without name calling in school

    01/06/2012 2:37:18 PM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 42 replies · 1+ views
    AP ^ | January 6, 2012
    BOSTON—As part of the state's anti-bullying efforts in public schools, Gov. Deval Patrick has designated Jan. 25 as "No Name Calling Day" in Massachusetts.
  • Family: Bullying To Blame In Wyoming 13 Year-Old's Suicide

    01/06/2012 5:39:26 AM PST · by truthkeeper · 40 replies
    Wyoming Star-Tribune ^ | January 5, 2012 | Jeremy Pelzer
    CHEYENNE — Alexander Frye was usually quiet and shy around other 13-year-olds. He was slow to make friends at school, his family said, and he was often teased and bullied by classmates. With adults, Alex was a different person: He was talkative, made friendships easily and impressed even longtime Union Pacific veterans with his encyclopedic knowledge of trains. About 200 of those adults packed the American Legion Post 6 hall on Wednesday for a police debriefing on Alex, who shot himself in a field south of the Union Pacific railyards early Sunday morning, according to the Laramie County coroner. The...
  • Collier judge upholds 'Stand Your Ground' stabbing death defense in teen's bus stop bullying

    01/05/2012 7:22:46 PM PST · by heartwood · 35 replies
    Naples News ^ | Jan. 3, 2012 | VICTORIA MACCHI
    NAPLES — A 15-year-old who fatally stabbed his school mate will no longer face criminal prosecution. A judge’s ruling, made public Tuesday, granted a motion to dismiss the second-degree murder charge against Jorge Saavedra in the death of 16-year-old Dylan Nuno on the grounds that he acted in self-defense under Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law. The State Attorney’s Office has indicated that it will not appeal the ruling. Nuno’s family and friends criticized Collier County Circuit Judge Lauren Brodie’s decision, calling it “unbelievable” and “heartbreaking.” “We know this wasn’t the right decision,” said Dylan’s aunt, Adriana Nuno.“(The judge) is showing...
  • 8 soldiers charged for bullying soldier who killed himself

    12/22/2011 7:18:59 AM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 18 replies
    GOPUSA ^ | December 22, 2011 | Chris Hawley (Associated Press)
    NEW YORK (AP) - Even before the Army sent him to Afghanistan, supporters say, Pvt. Daniel Chen was fighting a personal war. [snip] Then he was sent overseas, and the hazing began: Soldiers dragged him across a floor, pelted him with stones and forced him to hold liquid in his mouth while hanging upside down, according to diary entries and other accounts cited by a community activist. On Oct. 3, the 19-year-old Chen was found dead in a guardhouse in Afghanistan with what the Army said was apparently a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
  • Where Have Our Cojones Gone?

    12/07/2011 7:20:36 AM PST · by Kaslin · 47 replies · 1+ views ^ | December 7, 2011 | Ben Shapiro
    Last week in Boston, a seven-year-old boy named Mark got into a fight with a bully. The bully put his hands around the boy's throat and began to squeeze. That's when Mark fought back; he kicked his aggressor right in the family jewels. In a normal society, we'd celebrate Mark. Throw him a ticker tape parade or something. Bullies need a sharp kick to the testicles. That's how you convince them that bullying is wrong. But in Boston, Mark was charged with sexual assault. Just to get this straight: Massachusetts Democrat Barney Frank's gay lover can run a homosexual prostitution...
  • The Homosexual Agenda In Our Public Schools

    11/26/2011 10:10:37 AM PST · by RightSideNews · 12 replies
    Right Side News ^ | November 26, 2011 | GARY YINGER
    The homosexual agenda could destroy the moral fabric of our country as they target children, since that is where our future lies. Have you checked your local school's curriculum and textbooks? Homosexual activists have set a well planned and well financed agenda that started in the 1960s and now includes not only tolerance of their lethal lifestyle but acceptance with privileges as a special class, as a minority group. The key target is our youth. This can be seen in the following written by "gay revolutionary" Mark Swift and printed in the February 15, 1987 issue of Gay Community News....
  • Teachers caught on tape bullying special-needs girl

    11/16/2011 4:25:48 PM PST · by lowbridge · 60 replies ^ | November 15, 2011 | Scott Stump
    When a 14-year-old special needs student in Ohio told her father she was being bullied at school, he figured it was something that many teenagers endure. Then he realized it was his daughter’s teachers doing the bullying. “We were shocked,’’ he tearfully said. “We couldn’t know. We didn’t know.’’ After being told repeatedly by school administrators that his daughter was lying about being harassed and bullied, he outfitted her with a hidden tape recorder under her clothes. For the next four days, she recorded a series of abusive and cutting remarks from a teacher and a teacher’s aide at Miami...
  • Why Does Michigan’s Anti-Bullying Bill Protect Religious Tormenters? (*BARF ALERT*)

    11/07/2011 9:49:41 AM PST · by markomalley · 14 replies
    Time ^ | 11/4/11 | Amy Sullivan
    As a transplanted Michigander, I’ve always maintained pride in my home state. I’ve only owned American cars. I believed in the Lions even during the really dismal years. I still point to my hand to show people which part of the state I’m from. But the Michigan legislature is doing its best to make me hang my head in shame. On Wednesday, the Republican-controlled state senate passed an anti-bullying bill that manages to protect school bullies instead of those they victimize. It accomplishes this impressive feat by allowing students, teachers, and other school employees to claim that “a sincerely held...
  • W.Va. aiming to protect LGBT students from bullies

    11/07/2011 9:55:49 AM PST · by markomalley · 16 replies
    AP ^ | 11/7/11 | VICKI SMITH
    A proposed anti-bullying policy for West Virginia schools acknowledges that sexual orientation and gender identity are common reasons for harassment. The state Department of Education is taking public comments until 4 p.m. Tuesday about the 75-page student conduct and disciplinary policy that the Board of Education will consider Dec. 14. If approved, changes that specifically acknowledge the targeting of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students would go into effect July 1, 2012.
  • Hey Lady Gaga, Kids Have a Time-Tested Answer for Bullies: Punch Them in the Mouth

    09/27/2011 10:13:08 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 26 replies
    Pajamas Media ^ | 09/27/2011 | John Hawkins
    The sad case of Jamey Rodemeyer, a 14-year-old gay kid who committed suicide after being bullied, has inspired Lady Gaga to try to get involved in the situation. She’s insisting that bullying be made illegal. Since she’s a spoiled pop star suggesting an idea that’s about as sensible as wearing a meat suit, she probably won’t have much luck with it. And she certainly shouldn’t.That being said, I have more empathy for Jamey Rodemeyer and other kids like him because I was bullied in high school and can tell you that it’s a horrible experience. Not only are you afraid...