Bullying "Not Just a Part of Growing Up"

Bullying "Not Just a Part of Growing Up"

There are 2 comments on the Netscape story from Apr 1, 2010, titled Bullying "Not Just a Part of Growing Up". In it, Netscape reports that:

Bullying "Not Just a Part of Growing Up" >> Posted By TimALoftis 3 hours, 8 minutes ago in Family > School officials in South Hadley, Mass., have been criticized by parents for not doing enough to prevent the suicide death of 15-year-old Phoebe Prince, who killed herself after undergoing months of abuse from other students.

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Joe Peters

Surfside, CA

#1 Apr 1, 2010
So sad for the children.

It was just reported that the limp wristed, cold hearted Teachers and Administrators KNEW about the scope of the hazing and bullying of this 15 year old girl and were such COWARDS or SADISTS that they LET IT HAPPEN.

Stafford, VA

#2 Apr 1, 2010
I am sick and tired of hearing that bullying is a part of growing up. Bullying is done by people who lack empathy, and who like preying on vulnerable people. Why do we expect kids to just accept that it exists when many adults have options to challenge it--like redress either in the workplace or in courts?

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