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13-year-old Australian kills himself after relentless homophobic bullying at school

Hundreds of supporters paid tribute to 13-year-old Tyrone Unsworth in Brisbane, Australia on Sunday nearly two weeks after he took his own life due to… 643 more words


Borderline in Motion | Defenceless

I had a panic attack at work today.

It had been a while since I had felt overwhelming fear. I wasn’t ready for it and it hit me like a sledgehammer. 1,270 more words


From the Size 10 Division III Female Athlete

It’s no secret that there is never a shortage of pictures floating all over the internet of pretty female athletes. A few examples probably come to mind. 338 more words


Election results incite campus harassment

Written by Janet Wang

At Woodside High School, sophomore Jade Armenio was physically assaulted for expressing her support for President-elect Donald Trump on Instagram the night of the election, though her attackers alleged that she had made racist comments as well. 786 more words


The Narcissist Strikes Again

My longtime blog followers may recall a post I wrote long ago about a very disturbed individual I dealt with.  This person had (and still has) a textbook case of Narcissistic Personality Disorder, which sadly is more common throughout the population than we realize. 2,874 more words

History Repeating Itself?

Yesterday, at work, I went into the toilets and cried. I didn’t intend to – I walked away from my desk to walk away from what I had just seen, and once in the bathroom I just started. 1,049 more words


Instagram fights abuse with comment disabling and liking

Twitter’s sluggish approach to combating harassment looks even slower today as Instagram pushed its third round of safety features this quarter. The company announced this morning three new features aimed at giving Instagram users more control over their accounts and the way they interact with others on the service. 483 more words