Bullying tip #8 from The Bully Vaccine book

Hate and Bullying

It’s amazing that such a small tweak to how you think can make such a big difference. So don’t hate your bully, feel compassion for them.

Want to reduce bigotry? Talk to People.

In 2016, researchers stumbled on a radical tactic for reducing another person’s bigotry: a frank, brief conversation. The website Vox wrote an article about this research here: https://www.vox.com/identities/2016/11/15/13595508/racism-research-study-trump The technique …

Resisting Peer Pressure

Peer pressure is a form of bullying. It’s a form of threat – either do this thing, or you aren’t “cool” or part of the “in group.” Learning how to resist peer pressure will help you be more confident and help keep you safe.

Sometimes people surprise you

Very few bullies think of themselves as bullies. No matter how horrible someone seems to you, you should not think of them as horrible people. Most likely, they aren’t. And if you let them, they may just surprise you.