• Video of student bully in action goes viral. Why didn't anybody step in?
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    Beth Greenfield

    Video of student bully in action goes viral. Why didn't anybody step in?

    An upsetting video of a teen with special needs getting shoved and slapped at school by a fellow student is igniting anger across the internet.

  • Why one mom is encouraging her 6-year-old daughter to kick bullies 'in the balls'
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    Nisean Lorde

    Why one mom is encouraging her 6-year-old daughter to kick bullies 'in the balls'

    "She said that some boys were hitting her butt on the playground, and when she told them to stop, they called her chubby and laughed at her."

  • Man buys girlfriend too-small engagement ring to make her lose weight
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    Alice Sholl

    Man buys girlfriend too-small engagement ring to make her lose weight

    "You can wear it when you lose weight."

  • Strangers Throw Prom for Girl After Bullies Forced Her to Miss Her Own
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    Lauren Sharkey

    Strangers Throw Prom for Girl After Bullies Forced Her to Miss Her Own

    Shannon's mom asked for people's help to give Shannon the prom that she deserved. Hundreds came forward to offer their support.

  • Strangers help throw girl prom after bullies forced her to stay home from school
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    Yahoo Style UK

    Strangers help throw girl prom after bullies forced her to stay home from school

    Shannon Purcifer was given a day to remember.

  • Real-Life Villain Attacks Deaf, Autistic Man Who Dresses Up Like Superman
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    Gordon Hurd

    Real-Life Villain Attacks Deaf, Autistic Man Who Dresses Up Like Superman

    Deaf and autistic, Rae Pitt spends his days dressed as his idol Superman waving to passersby and cars at a busy intersection in Lake County, Fla.

  • Teen Shamed for Skipping Her Graduation to Go to the Beach — But Wins in the End
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    Elise Solé

    Teen Shamed for Skipping Her Graduation to Go to the Beach — But Wins in the End

    Niki Hughes skipped her high school graduation to go to the beach — and doesn’t regret a thing. A teen who skipped her high school graduation to hit the beach is being both celebrated and condemned for her decision. On May 28, Niki Hughes, an 18-year-old aspiring biomedical engineer in Loganville, Ga., tweeted, “I was supposed to go to my high school graduation today, but life took me here instead … no more negativity in my life,” along with two photos of herself lying in the sun.

  • Hardworking Teen Will Go to Prom Thanks to Communal ‘Fairy Godmothers’
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    Kerry Justich

    Hardworking Teen Will Go to Prom Thanks to Communal ‘Fairy Godmothers’

    It's a "Cinderella" story for a Chicago teen who was struggling to pay her way to three big year-end events: a luncheon, graduation, prom.

  • Teen Claps Back at Girl Who Made Fun of Her for Wearing a Crop Top 
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    Hayley FitzPatrick

    Teen Claps Back at Girl Who Made Fun of Her for Wearing a Crop Top 

    Rebekah Loudermilk was recently body-shamed for wearing a crop top. Rebekah Loudermilk of Wichita, Kan., was hanging out with a friend at a local town festival, Wichita Riverfest, when she encountered a bully who made fun of her for wearing a crop top. “I was walking with a friend while wearing a crop top, and a girl who was with her friend made it very clear that she wasn’t pleased with what I was wearing due to my weight,” Loudermilk told Yahoo Style.

  • Teen Bullied and Body-Shamed in Viral Prom Photo Is Back and Better Than Ever 
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    Hayley FitzPatrick

    Teen Bullied and Body-Shamed in Viral Prom Photo Is Back and Better Than Ever 

    Tayja Jones-Banks, a high school student who was bullied for her prom look in 2016, recently shared photos of her 2017 prom look

  • Little Girl Cuts Her Hair in Solidarity With Bullied Sister
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    Elise Solé

    Little Girl Cuts Her Hair in Solidarity With Bullied Sister

    Sarah Orrick, an 11-year-old girl in Newcastle, Okla., decided to cut her hair after her little sister Jorgia, 9, came home from school one day feeling upset because the boys in her class were making fun of her for cutting her waist-length hair into a shorter ’do.

  • 10-Year-Old Bullied for Her Dark Skin Becomes Role Model and T-Shirt Designer
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    Jacqueline Laurean Yates

    10-Year-Old Bullied for Her Dark Skin Becomes Role Model and T-Shirt Designer

    Kheris Rogers is only 10, but she's already launching a fashion line — and inspiring others in the process.

  • Fashion Blogger Cleverly Turns Haters’ Comments Into Toilet Paper
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    Maggie Parker

    Fashion Blogger Cleverly Turns Haters’ Comments Into Toilet Paper

    Fashion blogger and designer Chiara Nasti printed the hateful comments she received on social media onto toilet paper. When life gives you lemons, make toilet paper. The 19-year-old Italian fashion blogger, stylist, and designer was sick of reading negative comments on her social media accounts, so she put them where they belong: in the toilet.

  • School Bullies Hold Down 10-Year-Old Girl and Draw on Her Face
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    Jihan Forbes

    School Bullies Hold Down 10-Year-Old Girl and Draw on Her Face

    Bullying is a heartbreakingly persistent problem in the U.S. — one that the current FLOTUS, Melania Trump, has pledged to battle on the cyberfront. According to WOWT News, Raeann Dabney, 10, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, was held down and drawn on with a permanent marker by two of her fellow Titan Hill Intermediate School students. Dabney says she was riding the school bus when the girls asked if they could write on her face and she said no. But the two allegedly proceeded anyway, writing “loser” across Dabney’s forehead, and scribbled other things on her face.

  • Principal stands up to bullying by letting bullied student shave his head
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    Erica Rae Chong

    Principal stands up to bullying by letting bullied student shave his head

    Tim Hadley, principal of Pekin Community High School, noticed a student, Jackson, was getting taunted for shaving his head. The 11-year-old had chopped off his blonde, shaggy locks in honour of his grandfather who was battling Mantle cell lymphoma. Teacher Paula Pollock filmed the incident and posted the video on Facebook where it’s since gone viral, attracting over 100,000 views and 530 reactions.

  • A Cheerleader Is Suing Her School After They Tried to Cover Up Her Sexual Assault
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    Kristine Solomon

    A Cheerleader Is Suing Her School After They Tried to Cover Up Her Sexual Assault

    A teen in Albuquerque, New Mexico, who claims to have been the victim of a sexual assault at the hands of her cheerleading peers, has now filed a lawsuit against her high school. She says authorities, who were supposed to protect her, chose repeatedly to invalidate her experience and the humiliation she experienced in its aftermath. The girl, who is known only as B.P., was on a trip to Phoenix to attend cheerleading camp when members of her squad ganged up on her while she was showering and proceeded to take nude pictures and video of her against her will.

  • Openly Gay Student Receives His Air Force Diploma Wearing a Red Dress and Heels
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    Kristine Solomon

    Openly Gay Student Receives His Air Force Diploma Wearing a Red Dress and Heels

    Talles de Oliveira Faria makes a bold, empowered statement at his graduation ceremony from Brazil’s Aeronautic Technology Institute of the Air Force recently.

  • Gabby Douglas shuts down haters in epic Instagram post
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    Nisean Lorde

    Gabby Douglas shuts down haters in epic Instagram post

    Gabby Douglas is “fed up” and shutting down the hate online.

  • Mom posts online plea to give her 'bully' son with ADHD a second chance
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    Simone Olivero

    Mom posts online plea to give her 'bully' son with ADHD a second chance

    Like any parent, Sonia Buckley wants the best for her son, Billy. Hoping to raise awareness of children with “non-visual” disabilities, Buckley’s posted a video online pleading with the school and parents to give her son a second chance. In the six minute video, Buckley reads a letter that she wrote to the school, which she claims they refused to read or publish.

  • Mom aggressively shaves daughter's head after catching her bullying a cancer patient
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    Simone Olivero

    Mom aggressively shaves daughter's head after catching her bullying a cancer patient

    One mom may have taken things a little too far after learning that her daughter had been bullying girl at her school who was bald because she has cancer. With more than 13 million views, the video of a mom shaving her daughter’s head has been making the rounds on Facebook — many parents chiming in to give their opinions on whether this mom’s actions were fair or way too harsh.

  • News Anchor Accused of Disrespect for Wearing Skinny Jeans on Air
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    Jennifer Gerson Uffalussy

    News Anchor Accused of Disrespect for Wearing Skinny Jeans on Air

    Jana Shortal was reporting on the 1990 kidnapping of Jacob Wetterling, whose remains were recently discovered, when a newspaper columnist called her out for wearing skinny jeans. Who was more inappropriate, the reporter or her detractor?

  • Christie Brinkley’s Daughter Sailor Brinkley Cook Just Majorly Shut Down Internet Trolls
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    Julie Ricevuto

    Christie Brinkley’s Daughter Sailor Brinkley Cook Just Majorly Shut Down Internet Trolls

    Sailor Brinkley Cook is tired of being compared to her mother. Christie Brinkley’s 18-year-old daughter, Sailor, just posted an Instagram picture of Internet comments along with a very long caption that, in summary, told everyone to stop criticizing her and putting her in competition with her mother. Sailor, who is signed to IMG Models and is attending Parsons School of Design this fall, claims she’s been flooded with negative comments about her looks and college choice.

  • Mom uses a tube of toothpaste to teach daughter important lesson on kindness
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    Simone Olivero

    Mom uses a tube of toothpaste to teach daughter important lesson on kindness

    Handing her daughter a tube of toothpaste, Gardner asks her to squeeze the contents out onto a plate. Gardner explains that the toothpaste is a metaphor for the young girl’s words and that once they’re out there, they can’t be taken back. “You will remember this plate of toothpaste for the rest of your life.

  • 'I left school for five months because of her,’ teen says of school bully
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    Simone Olivero

    'I left school for five months because of her,’ teen says of school bully

    (Facebook/Humans of St. Catharines) Meet the Humans of St. Catharines, Ont.  Inspired by the popular Humans of New York Instagram account, Humans of St.

  • Pregnant fitness model calls out body shamers for saying she’s fat
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    Simone Olivero

    Pregnant fitness model calls out body shamers for saying she’s fat

    Frustrated, she took to Instagram to speak out about the body shaming.  ALSO SEE: Expectant mom shuts down pregnancy body shamers by comparing bumps with Tess Holliday “Since the beginning of my pregnancy I’ve struggled with what others think is OK to say to me,” she writes. She describes how commenters immediately expressed their opinions of her body, saying things like, “Your body will never be the same,” “You need to eat more your baby is going to malnourished,” “How’s my fat friend?” and “Good luck getting back to pre-pregnancy.” But the one comment that really pushed her over the edge was, “You’re chubby, I’ve never seen you chubby, it’s funny!” A photo posted by Kayleigh Kelley (@kayleighkelley) on Jun 18, 2016 at 12:25pm PDT While Kelley isn’t naive to how much her body has changed over the last nine months – she regularly posts side-by-side comparisons of her pre-pregnancy and current body – she doesn’t think it’s OK that others feel it’s their place to comments on her body.  “That was the last of what I could handle on the way home with my husband I started crying (which is SUPER rare for me),” she says. “Since when did it become OK to say things like this to people, pregnant or not.