Monument High pupils involved in bullying incident given 48 hours to give reasons why they mustn't be suspended

2019-08-16 15:36

Monument High School pupils involved in a bullying incident captured on video and shared on social media have been given 48 hours to motivate in writing why they should not be suspended.

"She would follow me to the toilet and just stand there looking at me"

2019-08-08 12:22

Readers continue to share their stories of working with office psychopaths, and the experiences just seem to get worse – one person has told us of how her boss would follow her around at work – even to the toilet.

If your way of parenting involves belittling your kid, you may be raising a child who is likely to be bullied – or who even bullies others

2019-07-24 19:00

A new study provides a more complete understanding of how parents' belittling and critical interactions with adolescents thwart their ability to maintain positive relationships with peers.

5 common types of psychopaths you might find in the workplace – and how you can avoid becoming a victim of their mind games

2019-07-08 13:20

There's a growing realisation that psychopaths are thriving in the workplace, but how do you identify them, and how do you avoid being the target of their predatory behaviour?

Millie Bobby Brown talks bullying, having to switch schools and how she’s making social media a “happy place” because of it

2019-07-02 14:15

“I want to combat the negativity on social media – I have experienced it – it’s like a disease. It’s negative hate that is genuinely so horrifying to me.” – Millie Bobby Brown shares her thoughts on social media, saying she believes we can and should be using it to influence positive change.

School bullying's impact can last a lifetime

2019-05-15 05:38

A new study found that by age 25, people who had been bullied as teens were much more likely to have mental health issues such as depression and anxiety.

Lady Gaga’s university classmates probably regret cyberbullying her on Facebook now

2019-02-27 14:43

A lesson for all of us: block the noise and keep pushing.

2 pupils at Centurion school suspended after brutal fight

2019-02-19 17:42

Two pupils involved in a scuffle at a Centurion school have been placed on precautionary suspension.

A former journalist fat-shames a woman after her workout for ordering a smoothie she felt had too many calories for her - and Twitter users hit back

2019-02-15 11:21

The tweet read: "No fat lady, your workout doesn't mean you can have that extremely large @KauaiSA - why does this size even exist?"

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.


Is your boss a bully? Workplace safety could worsen under their leadership

2019-08-13 05:00

Nothing makes a job miserable faster than a bullying boss. Forget employee morale and wellbeing – bullying bosses can be bad for our workplace safety too.

Office horror stories: 'The lies, the trash talk, the isolation'

2019-07-31 12:31

Readers continue to share their stories of working with office psychopaths who are manipulative and egotistical, and sleep perfectly well while ruining colleagues' health and careers.

Office horror stories: Workers tell of trauma at the hands of office psychopaths and bullies

2019-07-19 13:23

Many workplace narcissists, sociopaths and psychopaths are slowly sucking the life out of their co-workers and employees – to the extent that many workers feel they have no choice but to call it quits.

Bullying, intimidation rife in SA schools compared to other countries - survey

2019-07-02 17:28

A worldwide survey of teachers and principals from schools in 48 different countries has found that South Africa has the highest rate of bullying and intimidation among pupils.

Tony Stark’s daughter asks fans to stop bullying her

2019-06-27 12:41

Little Lexi Rabe, who plays Morgan Stark in 'Avengers: Endgame', recently took to Instagram to plead with people to stop bullying her and her family.

Woman stands up to gym bullies in an open letter for fat-shaming her

2019-04-16 17:24

Trying to get fit and healthy is hard enough without having to factor in the possibility of being mocked at the gym.

Children as young as 10 can be charged for bullying - expert

2019-02-27 07:39

Children as young as 10 could be held criminally liable for bullying if it is found beyond reasonable doubt that they were aware of their actions and consequences.

Does bullying start at home?

2019-02-19 14:35

Sibling bullying is the most frequent form of family violence, and it is often seen as a normal part of growing up by parents and health professionals, but there is increasing evidence that it can have long-term consequences, researchers say.

Lesufi visits Hoërskool President following viral video of violent fight

2019-01-25 15:28

The Gauteng Department of Education, represented by MEC Panyaza Lesufi and other officials, have visited Hoërskool President in Johannesburg to 'establish facts regarding the disturbing viral video depicting learners in a violent confrontation'.

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.

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