Culture of Bullying Revisited

  1. Parent says “stand up and speak out against bullying”
  2. Headline says professional football hero role models do it — and they say it’s normal.
  3. Parent says “no reaction at all” (without absolute knowledge of facts).
  4. Teacher gives “no reaction at all”.
  5. Coach doesn’t mention it, either.

What Can I Do?

According to psychology professor Philip Zimbardo, special social classes and inequitable systems of justice are one of the eight major factors in promoting evil in a society. He also says that one of the most important factors in the prevention of evil and the fostering of good deeds is training youngsters in critical thinking (like identifying hypocrisy).

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John Bailey

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