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#Bullying

# bullying - Friday 5 May, 2017

This 'must-have' toy has been banned in some UK schools and is selling out here
# Fidget Spinners
# Fidget Spinners

This 'must-have' toy has been banned in some UK schools and is selling out here

May 5th 2017, 6:15 AM 46,897 Views 32 Comments

Irish schools may follow suit if fidget spinners result in bullying.

# bullying - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

National Museum 'working hard to fix prolonged, systemic bullying of staff'
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

National Museum 'working hard to fix prolonged, systemic bullying of staff'

Apr 11th 2017, 5:12 PM 20,889 Views 21 Comments

In an unusual event, senators on the committee said that they were uncomfortable with their Chair’s line of questioning.

# bullying - Sunday 2 April, 2017

What is SimSimi and how has it been used as a 'bullying app' for children?
# Cyber Bullies
# Cyber Bullies

What is SimSimi and how has it been used as a 'bullying app' for children?

Apr 2nd 2017, 7:30 AM 27,988 Views 12 Comments

One parent said she discovered “vile, disgusting comments” about her daughter on the app.

# bullying - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Controversial 'bullying' app SimSimi goes offline in Ireland
# Taken Down
# Taken Down

Controversial 'bullying' app SimSimi goes offline in Ireland

Mar 30th 2017, 8:30 AM 27,605 Views 30 Comments

The bot now replies “I do not talk in Ireland for a while” after every message it receives.

# bullying - Monday 6 February, 2017

Online games mean young children are being cyberbullied long before they get a phone
# Research
# Research

Online games mean young children are being cyberbullied long before they get a phone

Feb 6th 2017, 10:51 AM 8,193 Views 19 Comments

New research shows that more than one in 10 school children have been cyberbullied.

# bullying - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

This woman has spoken out after discovering her photo was used for a mean meme
# All Human
From The Daily Edge
# All Human

This woman has spoken out after discovering her photo was used for a mean meme

Dec 13th 2016, 8:31 PM 12,488 Views 2 Comments

“No matter what we look like or what size we are, we are all human.”

# bullying - Monday 21 November, 2016

"Water off a duck's back": TD responds to barrage of online criticism
# Social Media
# Social Media

"Water off a duck's back": TD responds to barrage of online criticism

Nov 21st 2016, 1:20 PM 15,511 Views 53 Comments

A Fine Gael senator has hit out against the level of abuse politicians receive online.

# bullying - Monday 14 November, 2016

Half of all primary schools have seen homophobic bullying
# Homophobia
# Homophobia

Half of all primary schools have seen homophobic bullying

Nov 14th 2016, 10:45 AM 10,011 Views 233 Comments

In 11% of cases, principals said that they had dealt with this issue either weekly or monthly.

# bullying - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Over half of cyberbullying cases happen to Irish children on Facebook
# Cyberbullying
# Cyberbullying

Over half of cyberbullying cases happen to Irish children on Facebook

Aug 2nd 2016, 1:59 PM 7,131 Views 37 Comments

The survey also found that over half of cyber-bullying happens to children on Facebook.

# bullying - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

This teacher's perfect lesson on the effects of bullying is going super viral on Facebook
# Bruised
From The Daily Edge
# Bruised

This teacher's perfect lesson on the effects of bullying is going super viral on Facebook

Jun 22nd 2016, 8:12 PM 8,453 Views 4 Comments

All it took was two apples.

# bullying - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Prince William appears on cover of Attitude magazine
# LGBT
# LGBT

Prince William appears on cover of Attitude magazine

Jun 16th 2016, 2:01 PM 17,136 Views 62 Comments

The Duke of Cambridge spoke out against homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying.

# bullying - Monday 7 March, 2016

A mam is going viral after she angrily gave out to her 'bully' son on Facebook
# 21st Century Mam
# 21st Century Mam

A mam is going viral after she angrily gave out to her 'bully' son on Facebook

Mar 7th 2016, 10:51 PM 57,335 Views 62 Comments

“If you so much as breathe in her or anyone’s direction in a bullying manner again…”

A mam is going viral after she angrily gave out to her 'bully' son on Facebook
# 21st Century Mam
From The Daily Edge
# 21st Century Mam

A mam is going viral after she angrily gave out to her 'bully' son on Facebook

Mar 7th 2016, 8:21 AM 8,971 Views 1 Comment

“If you so much as breathe in her or anyone’s direction in a bullying manner again…”

# bullying - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Sinn Féin TD quits after 'vicious' efforts to undermine her
# Parting Shot
# Parting Shot

Sinn Féin TD quits after 'vicious' efforts to undermine her

Feb 18th 2016, 3:07 PM 52,677 Views 116 Comments

Sandra McLellan is now contemplating unemployment.

Ten-year-old girl bullied about her size designs clothes for New York Fashion Week
# Chubiline
# Chubiline

Ten-year-old girl bullied about her size designs clothes for New York Fashion Week

Feb 18th 2016, 9:18 AM 22,045 Views 19 Comments

The line caters for children and adults.

# bullying - Friday 29 January, 2016

Schools advised to have gender neutral toilets and uniforms to support transgender pupils
# Anti-bullying
# Anti-bullying

Schools advised to have gender neutral toilets and uniforms to support transgender pupils

Jan 29th 2016, 8:48 AM 27,245 Views 191 Comments

New guidelines have been launched to help schools support LGBT students.

# bullying - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Special needs assistant loses damages claim after accusing principal of bullying
# Central Remedial Clinic
# Central Remedial Clinic

Special needs assistant loses damages claim after accusing principal of bullying

Jan 28th 2016, 6:01 AM 21,828 Views 11 Comments

The woman had claimed she suffered anxiety and distress as a result of her treatment by the principal.

# bullying - Monday 7 December, 2015

Trainee doctors say nurses and doctors bully them as they're shown the ropes
# Tough Environment
# Tough Environment

Trainee doctors say nurses and doctors bully them as they're shown the ropes

Dec 7th 2015, 3:05 PM 15,619 Views 15 Comments

A new report also found trainees who gained their medical qualification outside Ireland rated learning environments significantly more highly.

# bullying - Monday 16 November, 2015

Tom Clonan: 'Ireland is on the brink of a perfect storm in our health services'
# Column
# Column

Tom Clonan: 'Ireland is on the brink of a perfect storm in our health services'

Nov 16th 2015, 8:45 PM 53 Views 64 Comments

Minister Varadkar needs to do ‘the bleeding obvious’ and demonstrate real leadership, writes Tom Clonan.

# bullying - Thursday 22 October, 2015

'You're not my friend any more!' - Mourinho's referee mind games revealed
# Insight
From The42
# Insight

'You're not my friend any more!' - Mourinho's referee mind games revealed

Oct 22nd 2015, 11:00 PM 7,598 Views 10 Comments

Former Premier League referee Graham Poll has hit back at the Special One.

# bullying - Sunday 18 October, 2015

One in 10 sackings in Ireland is down to bullying
# Poor Policies
# Poor Policies

One in 10 sackings in Ireland is down to bullying

Oct 18th 2015, 12:33 PM 23,385 Views 55 Comments

More than half of Irish companies do not have strong enough policies on bullying.

Man 'isolated, bullied and harassed' by work managers awarded €20,000
# Employment Appeals Tribunal
# Employment Appeals Tribunal

Man 'isolated, bullied and harassed' by work managers awarded €20,000

Oct 18th 2015, 7:45 AM 33,431 Views 26 Comments

The Employment Appeals Tribunal found that Daniel O’Reilly was constructively dismissed.

# bullying - Sunday 27 September, 2015

Sinn Féin member resigns after 'bullying' councillor on Facebook
# Internal Affairs
# Internal Affairs

Sinn Féin member resigns after 'bullying' councillor on Facebook

Sep 27th 2015, 8:00 AM 19,302 Views 152 Comments

Councillor Jonathan Graham complained to the party over posts made about him by a fellow Sinn Féin member.

# bullying - Sunday 23 August, 2015

'She called me handicapped and spat in my face': Abuse faced by Irish people with intellectual disabilities
# Bullies
# Bullies

'She called me handicapped and spat in my face': Abuse faced by Irish people with intellectual disabilities

Aug 23rd 2015, 7:30 AM 20,581 Views 51 Comments

Workshops are being held in Dublin to help people with intellectual disabilities deal with bullying behaviour.

# bullying - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Scottish police investigate viral clip of teenage girl being hit and kicked
# Bullying
# Bullying

Scottish police investigate viral clip of teenage girl being hit and kicked

Aug 18th 2015, 10:43 PM 21,392 Views 0 Comments

A 15-year-old girl has been charged.

# bullying - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Things I’ve learned from seven years as a Childline volunteer
# Column
# Column

Things I’ve learned from seven years as a Childline volunteer

Jul 19th 2015, 4:30 PM 1,953 Views 16 Comments

After seven years of volunteering, I’ve learned a few things about young people that are worth sharing.

# bullying - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Police investigate attack on teenage girls that was filmed and shared on Facebook
# Bullying
# Bullying

Police investigate attack on teenage girls that was filmed and shared on Facebook

Jul 14th 2015, 8:27 AM 30,124 Views 17 Comments

The film shows a teenager hitting the girls and forcing them to get on their knees and grovel.

# bullying - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Sinn Féin councillor complains to party over Facebook 'bullying'
# Internal Affairs
# Internal Affairs

Sinn Féin councillor complains to party over Facebook 'bullying'

Jul 7th 2015, 9:15 PM 21,203 Views 81 Comments

Jonathan Graham has made a formal complaint in the last fortnight, it is understood.

# bullying - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Mary Lou denies councillor was bullied out of Sinn Féin
# Internal Affairs
# Internal Affairs

Mary Lou denies councillor was bullied out of Sinn Féin

Jul 1st 2015, 1:40 PM 23,106 Views 71 Comments

Sinn Féin’s deputy leader has responded to claims by former councillor Jonathan Dowdall.

# bullying - Sunday 31 May, 2015

'I received death threats and constant torture': Cyberbullying victims speak out
# In Their Own Words
# In Their Own Words

'I received death threats and constant torture': Cyberbullying victims speak out

May 31st 2015, 8:00 PM 14,742 Views 44 Comments

Young people want more regulation in the area.

# bullying - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

What's the best way to react to a bully in the workplace?
# Opinion
# Opinion

What's the best way to react to a bully in the workplace?

May 5th 2015, 8:00 AM 7,844 Views 78 Comments

The sad fact is that there has been an increase in workplace bullying in some professions.

# bullying - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Cork teens force autistic boy to expose himself and eat twigs
# Assault
# Assault

Cork teens force autistic boy to expose himself and eat twigs

Mar 31st 2015, 4:17 PM 69,914 Views 117 Comments

A video of the attack was posted on Facebook afterwards and local gardaí say they are aware of it.

10 things to do to make sure your child won't be cyberbullied
# Opinion
# Opinion

10 things to do to make sure your child won't be cyberbullied

Mar 31st 2015, 4:00 PM 344 Views 12 Comments

You wouldn’t allow a young child to go to an unsupervised disco or house party. Think of your child’s online presence in similar terms.

# bullying - Thursday 26 March, 2015

George Hook's powerful response to a hateful letter is going viral worldwide
# The Right Hook
From The Daily Edge
# The Right Hook

George Hook's powerful response to a hateful letter is going viral worldwide

Mar 26th 2015, 9:07 AM 8,797 Views 5 Comments

“George, nobody likes you, not even yourself.”

# bullying - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Kids read mean tweets about themselves and it's heartbreaking
# Cyberbullying
# Cyberbullying

Kids read mean tweets about themselves and it's heartbreaking

Mar 17th 2015, 10:51 AM 15,802 Views 44 Comments

Incredibly sad and powerful.

# bullying - Monday 16 March, 2015

'Religion class is one of the only places where students can express themselves'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Religion class is one of the only places where students can express themselves'

Mar 16th 2015, 2:00 PM 2,152 Views 61 Comments

It’s up to teachers to be as vigilant as possible when it comes to bullying, writes secondary teacher, Tia Duffy.

# bullying - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Bullying will happen, but schools can limit it by listening to young people
# Opinion
# Opinion

Bullying will happen, but schools can limit it by listening to young people

Mar 8th 2015, 7:30 PM 184 Views 16 Comments

Don’t sweep bullying under the carpet – young people, parents and teachers must all talk about it openly.

# bullying - Sunday 1 March, 2015

My bullies were not 'bad kids' – they were normal, average kids
# Opinion
# Opinion

My bullies were not 'bad kids' – they were normal, average kids

Mar 1st 2015, 7:45 PM 1,931 Views 42 Comments

I was about ten when it all began. I was excluded from everything, nobody wanted to talk to me and nobody wanted to play with me.

# bullying - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Bullying in workplaces needs to be addressed, especially in small organisations
# Opinion
# Opinion

Bullying in workplaces needs to be addressed, especially in small organisations

Feb 21st 2015, 12:00 PM 1,414 Views 51 Comments

How should you react if you’re belittled or bullied in the workplace?

# bullying - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Good news -- Twitter's CEO has vowed to start dealing with trolls
# Trolls
From The Daily Edge
# Trolls

Good news -- Twitter's CEO has vowed to start dealing with trolls

Feb 5th 2015, 8:15 PM 1,680 Views 2 Comments

Comments come after last week’s episode of This American Life.