Miley Cyrus admits to bullying Bieber’s new wife, Hailey Baldwin

2018-12-11 14:06

The 26-year-old singer joked that being mean to Baldwin when they were children prepared her for life in the spotlight.

5 practical strategies for controlling bullying – and you can start this holiday

2018-12-05 13:59

For 16 Days of Activism lets not forget to talk about a far lesser recognised form of abuse that affects 1 in 3 children worldwide: bullying.

25% of SA parents say their child has been a victim of cyberbullying

2018-11-28 14:13

Cyberbullying reminds us that as much as technology has improved our lives, it's also introduced new problems. According to an annual survey, cyberbullying is on the rise, particularly in South Africa.

Why it will be the best thing when cancel culture is cancelled

2018-10-22 22:22

Shouldn't most people get the benefit of the doubt after they’ve made a mistake?

Sophie Ndaba on being bullied for her weight: "I will fight to live"

2018-10-01 13:37

Former Generations actress and business woman, Sophie Ndaba-Lichaba has spoken out about her weight loss and the trolling she’s had to endure.

OPINION: "When people can't see things from another's perspective, they become vitriolic, aggressive and spiteful"

2018-09-06 13:19

In the process of becoming a generation of apolitical, socially aware citizens, and with the advent of technology making it easier for users to engage in online public spheres, have we become so intolerant that when someone's opinion differs from ours we, ourselves, become intolerant, even vicious? A reader wrote in and shared his thoughts on the matter after reading our story 'Online suicide and the dark psychology of internet insult forums'.

Online suicide and the dark psychology of internet insult forums

2018-09-03 12:23

Yes, social media has certainly provided many people with the opportunity to communicate, encourage debate and enable online public spheres. However, we cannot ignore that it has also provided many people with a platform to bully, troll and torment their peers, especially since their anonymity removes a sense of accountability. So shouldn't social media sites be doing more to protect their users, especially as so many of these users are children – our children?

Childhood bullying can cause lifelong psychological damage – here’s how to spot the signs and move on

2018-08-10 12:54

People who have been bullied can experience mental health problems later in life such as stress, anxiety and depression. So it is vital that children who have been bullied work through the past in order to move on and forward.

“I’m not going to tolerate it and neither should any of you”: Millie Bobby Brown responds to bullies after she was trolled

2018-06-20 17:03

Stranger Things star Millie Bobby Brown deactivated her Twitter account last week when trolls started posting falsehoods about her being homophobic. And although the 14-year-old handled the situation like a pro, she really shouldn't have had to.

Is there a link between ADHD and bullying?

2018-06-06 15:36

Bullying is often directed at insecure and passive children who display physical weakness and poor social skills. However, as a response to the unfair treatment they receive on the playground, some may end up being the bully, to protect themselves.


Dad films daughter, 10, walking to school in freezing cold as punishment for bullying

2018-12-07 19:02

After Kirstin was suspended from using the school bus for three days due to bullying, her father decided to make her walk the route in the freezing cold.

Teen dies in school fight over football

2018-11-30 15:58

A bully has been arrested for beating a fellow student to death on the playground after having a row during a football match.

WATCH: Millie Bobby Brown reveals she has been a victim of bullying

2018-11-23 15:34

Actress Millie Bobby Brown has opened up about her experiences with being bullied, both at school and online.

Monica Lewinsky's new anti-bullying campaign #DefytheName, takes a strong stance against vicious name-calling

2018-10-08 16:43

Here's why I wish this was around when I was younger.

OPINION: Talentless YouTube influencers vs the world

2018-09-12 11:30

Russell Jarvis shakes his head at the broken moral fibre of our new mixed reality – which our young teens are marinating themselves in.

Girl who was hung from a tree by school bullies speaks out: 'I thought I was going to die.'

2018-09-04 14:39

A 10-year-old girl with a heart defect from Perth in Australia was reportedly hung from a tree using a skipping rope fashioned into a noose by school bullies.

9-year-old Joburg boy becomes author after being bullied in school

2018-08-26 11:36

“I thought by writing a book I could help other kids who are going through the same thing.”

"I was bullied at work"

2018-07-13 09:50

Bullying doesn't just happen in high school, it could happen when you're an adult in a professional setting too.

Practical tips on how to deal with bullying, the OT way

2018-06-12 17:05

After attending the 17th World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT) Congress in Cape Town, I discovered that occupational therapy could be an out-of-the-box solution to combating bullying.

When bullying is motivated by race: a shocking playground spat caught on camera

2018-05-24 16:54

We know that children can be cruel and have zero filters but this incident takes the cake.

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