Posts tagged "bullying"

Stop All the Name-Calling

It’s Inauguration Day- a day of patriotism and promise.   It’s Martin Luther King Day- a day to contemplate inclusion and civil rights.  It is also coincidentally the start of No Name Calling Week- a simple idea that both adults and children could stand to follow a little more closely.  How perfect this week should begin... Read more »

Taking Jennifer Livingston's View One Step Farther

By now it is pretty likely you have heard about Wisconsin news anchor, Jennifer Livingston’s response to an email from a viewer about her being overweight. It was also his opinion that she was an “unsuitable role model for young people, especially young girls, because she is overweight.” Livingston equated the disparaging email sent to... Read more »
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