Verbal bullying - name-calling, sarcasm, teasing, spreading rumours, threatening, making negative references to one's culture, ethnicity, race, religion, gender, or sexual orientation, unwanted sexual comments.
Social Bullying - mobbing, scapegoating, excluding others from a group, humiliating others with public gestures or graffiti intended to put others down.
Physical Bullying - hitting, poking, pinching, chasing, shoving, coercing, destroying or stealing belongings, unwanted sexual touching.
Cyber Bullying - using the internet or text messaging to intimidate, put-down, spread rumours or make fun of someone.
It happens every day in schools, malls, on the Internet and cell phones all over the world! One in five youth report being bullied regularly.
But you can help. When a friend steps in, bullying stops in half the time - usually in 10 seconds or less. It’s pretty simple! When you see bullying, don’t just stand by. Instead, stand up! This web site will explain the types of bullying there are and maybe a solution to how the fix the problem.