Bullied schoolgirl goes under the knife for her 'elf ears'

2018-02-28 15:21

She underwent the paediatric plastic surgery procedure in December last year.

Bullied 8-year-old’s shocking note to her parents: ‘I want to die’

2018-02-06 17:59

“Please help me stop getting bullied.”

Bullying: what we learnt in 2017

2017-12-14 17:36

Stories of children turning to suicide because of bullying have reminded us that anti-bullying should be a never-ending discussion.

Communities, parents have to become part of school bullying solution – education department

2017-10-18 17:04

The Department of Education in KwaZulu-Natal has called on parents, communities and all other stakeholders to come together to combat school bullying.

Bulk of school violence happens in classrooms, MPs hear

2017-10-12 18:38

The bulk of school violence, be it bullying, theft or assault, happens in classrooms, MPs on the basic education portfolio committee have heard.

Have we become obsessed with a culture of online shaming?

2017-10-04 16:19

The internet has become the place for mob justice where one ill-thought-out tweet could wreck your life.

Dear tween me, it’s okay to not be the cool kid, sweetie

2017-09-26 21:11

It might not seem like such a big deal now, but not feeling like I was one of the cool kids growing up was incredibly challenging. Here are a few things I wish someone had told me when I was a tween.

When it’s Cool2beKind: take a stand against bullying on World Peace Day

2017-09-20 11:20

Commemorate World Peace Day by joining Kidz2Kidz in an anti-bullying campaign event this Thursday, 21 September.

Help, my child is being emotionally bullied!

2017-09-01 12:56

“She’s been sidelined and spends school breaks alone."

Turning lemons into lemonade and literally making waves: 10 inspiring kids to make your day

2017-08-23 16:29

We've put together a list of 10 inspiring kids who have inspired us and we hope will inspire you too.


These 6 things may help preventing bullying

2018-02-28 15:04

Today is Pink Shirt Day, commemorated annually to raise awareness about bullying. Here are 6 ways parents and caregivers can create safe spaces in the classroom and at home.

Parent's guide: How to identify and combat cyberbullying

2017-12-19 14:21

Cyberbullying often goes unnoticed because we can't pick up on the telltale signs. But if we don't and don't try to intervene, the consequences are unthinkable.

13 Reasons Why’s Brandon Flynn has a message for you and it’s that “you’re a bully”

2017-11-01 21:04

Brandon Flynn explains that when we don't intervene, we too become bullies.

Mom receives backlash for not inviting bully to children’s party

2017-10-16 15:49

"It started in nursery, with hitting, spitting, shoving and not letting anyone speak to my child."

"How bullies changed my life": A reader explains why you should work through childhood trauma instead of burying it

2017-10-09 12:36

"My nightmares of the robbery merged with childhood memories of being mocked, ridiculed and bullied." Journalist Nurene Jassiem talks about what she learned when a traumatic experience of being robbed as an adult brought back painful memories from her childhood.

WATCH: Louis de Jonge bid farewell by family and friends

Louis de Jonge's family and fellow scholars bid him farewell in two seperate memorial services on Thursday.

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Once obese teen who was stabbed with a pencil by bullies is now a plus-size model

2017-09-25 13:18

The 23-year-old’s unpleasant school years contributed to her constant weight loss and gain.

“I’m like, a rubber man of steel,” says bully-fighting 11-year-old as he sings for Idina Menzel

2017-09-13 09:40

Confident 11-year-old Luke Chacko impresses powerhouse singer and actress Idina Menzel.

Here's why your teen might commit suicide if he is being cyberbullied

2017-08-29 10:40

Cyberbullying is on the rise. Even though the bullies hide behind phones and computers, they can cause profound damage.

Why we still need Harry Potter in 2017

2017-08-18 17:28

J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter has an "inexhaustible magic" that we may very well need to combat society's ongoing intolerance of difference.

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