Anti Bullying Campaign

WATCH: Sir Ian McKellen Explains How Bullying Really Works

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.26.2014 | Canada Impact

What you learn as a child will follow you into adulthood. A new commercial created by London-based LGBTQ lobby group, Stonewall, for their anti-bul...

My Bullied Daughter's Loneliness Haunted Me

Amber Rehman | Posted 04.27.2013 | Canada Living
Amber Rehman

My daughter would come home sad everyday. She would cry every week. We would have pep talks regularly, but I could not mend her broken heart. I could not take back the words kids said to my child. Her loneliness haunted me. As a mother, I was watching a child dying on the inside. It was like watching a beautiful flower wilting in the cold.

Bullied for Being Different

Amber Rehman | Posted 04.20.2013 | Canada Living
Amber Rehman

When I discovered that my daughter was having a hard time adjusting to school a few years back, I did everything I could to make sure she understood that making friends was an easy task. If I learned something from my life, it's that we have some of our worst experiences as kids, so that we can grow up with thick skins and deal with the adult world.

Being Bullied Makes You Tougher

Sandra Charron | Posted 04.05.2013 | Canada Living
Sandra Charron

Anti-bullying campaigns have been part of school curricula for at least 10 years, but I question whether the time spent teaching children to "tell a grown up" is even helpful, when in fact, the concerns stem from deeper sources than simply some kid with anger issues.

Max Sidorov, Money Raiser For Bus Driver Karen Klein, Looks To Spread The Goodwill

CP | Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.26.2013 | Canada Impact

TORONTO - You could call it a case of empathy gone viral.When a Toronto man stumbled upon a YouTube video of a 68-year-old bus monitor in New York Sta...

Songs Can Remind You You're Never Alone

Marlowe Stone | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada Music
Marlowe Stone

Amanda Todd's suicide has stopped all parents, educators and politicians in their tracks. How could she have made such a public plea for help and still not be saved? What I do is write music with positive messages, to empower today's kids to be the best people they can be. In fact, through my kids pop act, Marlowe & the MiX, I've seen how one powerful song can change a child's mood, perspective and path.

Lots Of Talk But Little Money For Anti-Bullying Campaigns

CBC | Posted 12.15.2012 | Canada Impact

Despite growing awareness about the potentially devastating consequences of bullying, advocates working to combat the problem say they're badly in nee...

Q&A With Everynone: Filmmakers Behind 'Losers' Tackle Bullying

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 11.18.2011 | Canada Living

Cyber-bullying affected a kid aged 8 - 17 in about every 10th household in Canada this year, according to Statistics Canada. On top of this, 35 pe...