Laura Benedict from the Red Barn & Brent Crisci from United Martial Arts Academies joined the Moose Morning Show to talk about the Riding Steel Bikers against bullying benefit, this afternoon Wed., May 18.
Malcolm Brickhouse and Jarad Dawkins are a pair of friends, sixth-graders from Flatbush, Brooklyn. The so-called 'metalheads' do their own thing and they don’t care what we think about it.
Last year's inaugural event was well planned and well attended. This years promises to be even better, with some new stuff and the best of last year. It'll happen this Sunday (September 15th) from 11 to 3 at the Augusta Elks Lodge, 397 Civic Center Drive (Rt. 27)...
Wow...I can't believe I actually pulled off a headline parody! The title of this story is a reference to an old Donna Summer/Barbara Streisand song. You probably don't even remember it but I'm kind of proud of myself for coming up with it! But, I digress....
I think that it is safe to say that bullying has become an epidemic. With more and more people coming forward as victims of bullying and with the tragic increase of bullying-related suicide, this problem is being highlighted throughout the nation.
Bullying has been in the news a lot recently. It mostly seems to focus on kids. And, well it should, growing up can be hard enough. Add in bullying into the mix and it is so much harder. Until recently, I thought it was not an adult problem, except maybe as a parent as a child faced these issues. BUT, I am wrong. It can happen in the lives of adults. Let me tell you, it is super annoying and dishe
Bullying is never cool. In central Maine we have 'Bikers Against Bullying' and now I find 'Trekkers Against Bullying'. It is exactly what you think it is, people with a passion for 'Star Trek' and its ideas for the future, and bullying is not on that agenda.
Bullying does not have to result in suicide for it to have serious, long-term effects. A recent study published in the Journal of Adolescent Psychology discovered that nearly 33 percent of all bullying victims suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder.