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The Unwanted

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Growing up, I was bullied all the time. I was called names, I was that girl that could not sit with the cool kids because I wasn’t popular enough. 1,937 more words

Bullied in Your Own Home

Teenagers and young adults tend not to get along with their parents. That’s just normal. I thought that was the case with me, at least that’s what everyone in my house told me. 1,130 more words

Today marks 55th anniversary of integration of Atlanta Public Schools

Thanks to Atlanta Board of Education member Matt Westmoreland for reminding us what happened 55 years ago today:  Nine black students — Thomas Welch, Madelyn Nix, Willie Jean Black, Donita Gaines, Arthur Simmons, Lawrence Jefferson, Mary James McMullen, Martha Ann Holmes and Rosalyn Walton — integrated four all-white Atlanta public high schools. 733 more words


The Week that Facebook Went

Ladies & Gentlemen, the results are in!

For those of you who don’t know what the hell that even means, let me explain.  After very little thought (it wasn’t rocket science, people) I decided to take a mini vacay from everyone’s favorite…

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Speaking out and standing up to bullying through song

MADISON — As the school year kicks off, a Madison mother is hoping all parents remind their kids about the devastating effects of bullying.

“Enough’s enough with kids being mean,” Jill Nesi said. 465 more words


Stay awake for this September

It’s nearly September, and this means one thing – school.

Christos enjoys school. Obviously, we have had incidents involving bloodshed and tears but he has been good for most of the experience. 697 more words