What We Know about Bullying and Suicide

What We Know about Bullying and Suicide

In the past decade, headlines reporting the tragic stories of a young person’s suicide death linked in some way to bullying (physical, verbal, or online) have become regrettably common. There is so much pain and suffering associated with each of these events,...
What We Know about Bullying and Suicide

Bullycide Defined

Bullycide Defined According to the World English Dictionary: -n. the act or an instance of killing oneself intentionally as a result of bullying. * from bully + (sui)cide What is bullycide? The correct definition to this question is bullycide is suicide caused from...
Bullied by classmates, teenage boy ends life

Bullied by classmates, teenage boy ends life

Bullied by classmates, teenage boy ends life They said the boy in his purported suicide note mentioned that four of his classmates, had teased his manner of walking and described his behaviour as feminine, which had upset him. A 15-year-old student of a private school...
Bullying in Indian Schools

Bullying in Indian Schools

Case #1: Radha (name changed), age 12, was often patronised for being a quota student and manhandled by her strict convent school seniors. Her worst nightmare soon became a reality when she was cornered in the school bathroom and bullied for being poor and unhygienic....