Is your child a cyber bully?

2015-10-14 13:21

How technology has modernised bullying.

Errol Musk: “Elon was beaten so badly, I couldn’t recognise him.”

2015-07-22 15:09

Alec Hogg says South Africa can't afford to lose its next Elon Musk to the after-effects of schoolboy bullies.

Bullying begins early for gay children

2015-05-07 14:33

A study found that children who later identified as lesbian, gay or bisexual were more likely to be victims of bullying at school.

#StopTheKnot: Have we perfected the art of schadenfreude?

2015-02-23 11:35

Judging by the response to the video featuring Derick Watts and the Sunday Blues cutting off the topknots of unsuspecting people, it certainly seems as if we have, says Tammy February.

Reader book review: Tease by Amanda Maciel

2014-10-30 14:20

If you’re looking for a book that tackles and highlights the dangers of bullying and harassment, then you should get your hands on a copy of Tease.

Stop being so damn nasty!

2014-09-17 15:35

Cath Jenkin wants to know why people are so mean to each other.

Obese boys more likely to be involved in bullying

2014-08-26 10:20

Obese boys are more likely to be both bully and bullied than slimmer peers, and the process begins before these children ever set foot inside a school.

Teachers work in toxic environments

2014-04-09 11:10

South African teachers are disgruntled, overworked and stressed, and work in toxic environments. They are furthermore being bullied by colleagues and school management.

Woman jailed for trolling herself

2014-02-07 11:45

In a misguided attempt to incriminate her family, a British woman ended up putting herself behind bars.

Teens keep cyberbullying alive

2014-01-23 16:34

With teenagers being more likely to be rude on social networks, cyberbullying stats are on the rise.


Mailbox: Death – when it is hard to understand

2015-07-26 09:51

The Elon Musk story around school bullying not only went viral on Biznews, but it also brought back some memories for many, especially around school bullying.

Why Taylor Swift is a bully

2015-05-26 11:31

Everyone believes that Taylor Swift's latest song "Bad Blood" is about Katy Perry. As much as the new hit is exciting, Anja shares why she finds it rather catty.

Toxic employees: more reason to fire the jerk at work

2015-04-01 13:05

New research confirms what most people already know: jerks in the workplace drain morale, cost money to deal with, and risk sending good employees running.

Both bullies and victims at higher risk of suicide

2015-01-08 11:17

The highest odds for suicide are among bullied people who were also bullies themselves, a new study finds.

Obese people targeted by cyberbullies

2014-10-06 11:13

'Fat' jokes and other negative messages are common on social media sites, and women are often singled out, a study finds.

Family-time may help kids cope with bullying

2014-09-02 15:48

Researchers find regular family dinners seem to help kids cope with online bullying.

Nightmares may haunt bullied kids years later

2014-05-05 14:25

Young kids who are bullied may tend to suffer from nightmares and night terrors when they're older, but the bullies themselves suffer no bad results.

Bullying may have cumulative effect on kids

2014-02-17 16:21

Children and teens who are being bullied tend to score lower on measures of physical and mental health. But few studies have examined whether the possible effects of bullying accumulate over the years.

Two responses to victims of online abuse that should stop

2014-01-24 13:33

Tauriq Moosa talks about the "advice" often given to women dealing with online abuse and why it's unhelpful.

Are you an asshole to your colleagues?

2014-01-20 11:33

Are you a workplace bully? The 10 signs below indicate that you may need an attitude adjustment.

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