Abby JohnsonFor the Nevada Appeal

Back to: News
January 2, 2013
Follow News

Fresh Ideas: New Year is right time to end bullying by gun lobby

Bullying: 1: to treat abusively 2: to affect by means of force or coercion. Synonym: to intimidate — Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary In 2012, bullying was dragged from hidden corners of school playgrounds and lunchrooms to the principal’s office. Recognition that bullying may be part of the root cause for recent horrific mass killings has helped catapult this insidious problem into the national spotlight. The government is even involved; its website stopbullying.gov provides information on how to recognize bullies and stop being a victim. The next step, in light of the Newtown massacre and other sickening assault weapon slaughters of innocents, …

Explore Related Articles

Trending in: News

The Nevada Appeal Updated Jan 2, 2013 01:42AM Published Jan 2, 2013 01:42AM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.