Posts tagged "Chase Masterson"

To Bullied Kids, With Love From New York Comic Con

To Bullied Kids, With Love From New York Comic Con
What an amazing weekend the Pop Culture Hero Coalition had at New York Comic-Con.  In addition to our panels and workshops, we had a booth on the main floor of the con.  We invited fans to write messages of support to kids who are being bullied at school.  I take the notes with me after... Read more »

John Barrowman Shares Story of Triumph Over Cruelty at Heroic "End Bullying" Panel

John Barrowman Shares Story of Triumph Over Cruelty at Heroic "End Bullying" Panel
John Barrowman, star of Arrow and Torchwood, shared his powerful story of overcoming bullying, as part of the Pop Culture Hero Coalition’s panel at this week’s San Diego Comic-Con. With a mix of profound vulnerability and, at times, poignant humor, (see CBS News video), Barrowman recounted his growing up experiences: “I was called fag, queer, and everything else.”... Read more »

Celebrities at C2E2 Join Fans in "I Am Campaign" to End Bullying

Celebrities at C2E2 Join Fans in "I Am Campaign" to End Bullying
It was a great weekend at C2E2 in Chicago.  This inspirational gallery includes a sampling of messages from celebrities and fans who participated in the Antibullying Coalition’s I AM Campaign.  Chase Masterson and I are grateful to all who support our work to provide hope and healing to victims of bullying.  Our panel, End Bullying:... Read more »
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C2E2 2015 Panel: End Bullying: Become a Superhero IRL

C2E2 2015 Panel: End Bullying: Become a Superhero IRL
This weekend at C2E2 2015 in Chicago, the Antibullying Coalition will be running the following AMAZING panel and workshops: End Bullying: Become A Superhero IRL When: Sunday, April 26, 2015 from 2:30 – 3:30 pm Where: Room S405a Description: Turn kryptonite into your own personal strength with Pop Culture Hero Coalition’s powerful panel! Topics: geek, cyber,... Read more »

Don't Miss the "End Bullying" Panel this Friday at New York Comic Con

Don't Miss the "End Bullying" Panel this Friday at New York Comic Con
Learn how to convert kryptonite into your own personal strength with Pop Culture Anti-Bullying Coalition’s powerful End Bullying panel, back at New York Comic Con (NYCC) by popular demand! Topics of discussion will include geek, cyber, and LGBT-bullying, becoming a hero IRL, and analyzing how media affects our attitudes toward bullying and aggression. End Bullying! Responding to Cruelty... Read more »

San Diego Comic Con: How to Combat Stereotypes and Bullying in Pop Culture

San Diego Comic Con: How to Combat Stereotypes and Bullying in Pop Culture
If you are going to be attending San Diego Comic Con this weekend, be sure to stop by our panel on bullying in pop culture.  We will be discussing how content creators can create dynamic stories while challenging the negative stereotypes that are an integral part of pop culture.  The questions will push the envelope... Read more »
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Hey, fans! Special discount on C2E2 tickets for students, staff, parents of all Chicagoland schools!

Are you planning to attend Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo? C2E2 is Chicago’s biggest pop culture event,  a not-to-be-missed celebration of fandom April 25-27, 2014, in the South Building at McCormick Place. Following in the footsteps of San Diego Comic Con and NY Comic Con, C2E2 organizer ReedPOP has invited actress Chase Masterson and author... Read more »

Could we ask two strangers to serve as witnesses for our same-sex wedding?

We are in the final days of Bullying Prevention Awareness Month, and in the spirit of hope and acceptance, I am sharing the following guest post with you.  May the Force Be With You as you follow your joy. By Sherry In October of 2011, Stacy and I had been together for 18 years. We... Read more »

Nerdist Produces Video Highlighting End-Bullying Events at San Diego Comic Con

Last month, the AntiBullying Coalition held the first-ever End Bullying events at San Diego Comic-Con.  Nerdist put together this terrific brief video highlighting what happened and why.  Enjoy! Thank you again to our fantastic panelists and our partners!  To learn more, please visit www.antibullyingcoalition.com. Check out Carrie’s award-winning book. It features chapters on bullying, conflict... Read more »
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San Diego Comic-Con to feature Anti-Bullying Panel!

San Diego Comic-Con to feature Anti-Bullying Panel!
Have you or someone you love been a target of bullying? Join this life-changing discussion on how to overcome bullying, and learn strategies to create witnesses and allies out of bystanders. SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON END BULLYING! RESPONDING TO CRUELTY IN OUR CULTURE Sunday, 7/21/13, 4:00p.m. – 5:00p.m., Room: 4 NOH8 makes its first-ever Comic-Con appearance,... Read more »