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11-Year-Old Michigan Boy Invited To White House For Confronting Cyberbullies On YouTube

A father-son duo wants to take the power away from cyber-bullies on YouTube and now they’ve got an ally in the White House.


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Students Protest Outside Bloomfield Hills Middle School Demanding Zero Tolerance Bullying Policy

One student videotaped two other students who were apparently using a racial slur against him while on the school bus last month. now, students are asking for the district to implement a zero tolerance policy and more racial sensitivity training.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2015


Michigan Senate Approves Bill To Require School Cyberbullying Policies

School districts would have to include cyberbullying in their anti-bullying policies and report bullying data to the state under a bill moving ahead in the Legislature.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2014

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Apps To Help Children, Parents Fight Bullying

A number of apps are available for parents and children to help fight bullying.

CBS Detroit–10/24/2014

Lauren Klos with some of the program's students. (Photo credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Program Teaches Girls To Stand Strong Against Bullying

How to deal with a bully and how to avoid becoming one — that’s just some of what is being taught at one local school… specifically to girls.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2014

Study: Bullying Can Lead To Mental Health Issues

“The kids who are being bullied, the kids who are doing the bullying. and the kids who are just witnessing, they’re all at risk …”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2013

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Keidel: Incognito Can’t Defeat The Civilized World With Uncivilized Behavior

We should be disgusted by anyone who condones Incognito, excuses Incognito or ignores Incognito. We should be disgusted by anyone who blames Martin, teases Martin or trivializes Martin.


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Mich. Bill Seeks To Combat Cyberbullying In School

Lawmakers take an initial step forward with a bill that would make districts and charter schools define “cyberbullying” and include it in their anti-bullying policies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/13/2013

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Father Of Suicide Victim Urges Parents To Talk To Kids About Bullying

Jim Nicksich is still trying to get over his 15-year-old daughter’s suicide, but hopes his story can help save another child’s life.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2013

A NOBLE Fight Against Bullying

With a new school year underway, students have a lot to worry about: Getting good grades, making friends and hoping they won’t be the victims of bullies. Despite increased public awareness of the problem, local anti-bullying experts say the numbers are still staggering.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/10/2013