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#Bullying

# bullying - Monday 1 September, 2014

Hot Topic: Dealing with Twitter abuse and trolling

We asked two high-profile Twitter users to share their experiences of online harassment…

# bullying - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 offensive things redheads are sick of hearing No Soul

7 offensive things redheads are sick of hearing

Watch out for that temper!

# bullying - Saturday 9 August, 2014

A 13-year-old has figured out a way to stop cyber-bullying

Need some inspiration? Read on… Trisha Prabhu will get you off that couch.

# bullying - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Garda whistleblower to meet with Commissioner over harassment

McCabe’s legal team have written to Noirín O’Sullivan’s office to arrange the meeting this week to discuss 13 allegations of harassment.

# bullying - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Bullied: Your stories of bullying in the workplace

We asked and you told us. Here are some of your experiences of bullying in the workplace.

# bullying - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Poll: If you were being bullied at work what would you do? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: If you were being bullied at work what would you do?

Would you tell your boss or keep it to yourself?

# bullying - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Opinion: We were a normal married couple who fell on hard times. Now, we sleep in our car.

When we see homeless people, we only look at where they ended up – not the road that took them there.

# bullying - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Opinion: A mental health nurse’s experience of mental health issues

I grew up thinking mental health was someone else’s problem. Then, when I was affected, my own prejudice and fear that kept me from talking about it.

# bullying - Friday 9 May, 2014

Opinion: There were days I struggled. I wished I could call in sick and not have to pretend

Should employers be receptive to employees calling in sick for a mental health issue – they should be, writes an anonymous contributor.

# bullying - Thursday 1 May, 2014

VIDEO: Labour candidate confronted in Dublin, "thuggery and intimidation" says Joan Burton

Local election candidate Martina Genockey was accosted by two opponents in Tallaght and the confrontation became physical.

# bullying - Thursday 17 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge US school gives children terrible, terrible advice on how to deal with bullies Beat The Bullies

US school gives children terrible, terrible advice on how to deal with bullies

“Do not tell on bullies” was one particularly awful tidbit.

# bullying - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Dutch school does not want footage of bullying to be shown on TV

And is going to court to stop the station from airing its show. Is this reality TV gone too far?

# bullying - Monday 31 March, 2014

Government approves another €60k for parental anti-bullying training

More than 3,000 parents took part in the training courses over the last year.

# bullying - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Thousands support bullied boy whose My Little Pony bag was banned by school My Little Brony

Thousands support bullied boy whose My Little Pony bag was banned by school

The 9-year-old boy was told that the bag was a trigger for bullying.

# bullying - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Teachers say teenagers experiencing increased levels of emotional difficulties due to the recession

The ASTI are calling for more resources to help students with emotional difficulties or who are victims of bullying.

# bullying - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Report finds most racist incidents happen during the day

The iReport by ENAR shows that social media is being used for racist attacks and death threats.

# bullying - Monday 24 February, 2014

One in ten students have cyberbullied another

New research also shows that three quarters of parents do not check their children’s online activity every day.

# bullying - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

From The42 Miami Dolphins bullying: Richie Incognito apologises for behaviour NFL

Miami Dolphins bullying: Richie Incognito apologises for behaviour

The offensive lineman says he acted like a big baby.

Samaritans to focus on effect of the internet on people with suicidal thoughts

A new study, in connection with Bristol University, is to look at how people use content online when experiencing suicidal thoughts.

# bullying - Friday 14 February, 2014

From The42 Miami Dolphins 'bullying' inquiry says Richie Incognito and two other players harassed Martin NFL

# bullying - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

One-in-ten young teenagers have received sexual messages online

Additionally, it’s been found that one in five children surveyed said they’d had contact online with people they had never met in person.

# bullying - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Poll: Have you ever experienced bullying at work? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you ever experienced bullying at work?

It’s still a real problem in Irish workplaces, according to a new study.

# bullying - Monday 6 January, 2014

The Govt's new internet safety group met for the first time today

The Internet Content Governance Advisory Group is looking at issues relating to internet governance, including online bullying and harassment.

From The Daily Edge Bullied 15-year-old given free nose job by charity which claims to 'empower children' Controversial

Bullied 15-year-old given free nose job by charity which claims to 'empower children'

‘We can’t go after the bully, but we can try and empower the children.’

# bullying - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Column: I’ve been the bullied and the bully – and here’s my advice to young people

When we teach children to ignore bullies, we teach them how to hide their anger from the people who are hurting them. In turn, their self-esteem can be eroded to the extent that asserting themselves is unimaginable, writes Clare Hartwieg.

# bullying - Monday 9 December, 2013

Column: Domestic abuse in same-sex relationships isn't talked about – but it's real

When my girlfriend became abusive I didn’t know what to do. I felt scared and alone – but I also felt that I had to be a representative for other gay people, and that admitting to what was happening would let others down.

# bullying - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Elmo from Love/Hate reveals he used to be the school bully Love/Hate Relationship

Elmo from Love/Hate reveals he used to be the school bully

He used to pick on St Patrick’s Athletic striker Anthony Flood.

# bullying - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Erin and Shannon Gallagher's mother takes legal action against school

Lorraine Gallagher has filed papers against the Donegal Vocational Education Committee (VEC).

# bullying - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Two thirds of students say they know someone who died by suicide

Half of the 1,400 young people surveyed said they had witnessed bullying online, while a large number admitted saying things on the internet that they never would in person.

# bullying - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Column: ‘I find it upsetting that you can legally strike your children as a form of discipline’

Ireland needs to follow the lead of other countries and make corporal punishment illegal, writes Tanya Ward.

# bullying - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Ireland 'should consider laws that would jail cyber bullies'

A Fine Gael TD has suggested Ireland adopt proposed New Zealand laws, which would make it an offence to incite someone to take their own life.

# bullying - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Console seminar to help employers identify warning signs of suicide in their employees

The training programme will also help colleagues cope with the aftermath of suicide in the workplace.

# bullying - Monday 21 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Aunt rallies 100 Facebook friends to help nephew stand up to bully Justice League

Aunt rallies 100 Facebook friends to help nephew stand up to bully

Well that certainly showed him.

# bullying - Friday 11 October, 2013

Dad walking across US in memory of gay son is hit and killed by truck

Joe Bell was hit and killed by a semi-tractor on 9 October.

# bullying - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

One in seven children subjected to cyber bullying in last three months

One in 11 adolescents admitted to cyber bullying other people in the same time frame.

# bullying - Monday 16 September, 2013

Parents to receive anti-bullying training under new scheme

Up to 70 anti-bullying classes will be run by the National Parents Councils after €40,000 in funding was made available by the Department of Education.

# bullying - Friday 13 September, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Friday

The latest on the tragic fire that killed the family of a Beaumont doctor, the details of the Garda ‘Operation Majesty’ — and it turns out Ryan Tubridy is a time-traveller…

Cyberbullying and homophobic bullying policies now mandatory for schools

The Department of Education has published new anti-bullying procedures to replace guidelines that have been in place since 1993.

# bullying - Monday 26 August, 2013

Poll: Should schools be responsible for tackling cyber bullying? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should schools be responsible for tackling cyber bullying?

An anti-bullying expert has said primary schools need to take a more pro-active approach to cyber-bullying. Do you think it should be their responsibility?

# bullying - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Thousands of anti-bullying ads to appear in school textbooks

The ads will give advice to anyone who is being bullied and will appear in both print and digital textbooks.