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Gay Rights: A Continuing Battle
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The only thing they have to look forward to is hope. And you have to give them hope. Hope for a better world, hope for a better tomorrow, hope for a better place to come to if the pressures at home are too great. Hope that all will be all... (more »)
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Loneliness No More
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I walk into the lunchroom with a stomach craving for the usual chocolate milk carton and two beef tacos drenched in hot sauce.  As every minute passes, my stomach grumbles and I get hungrier and hungrier as I impatiently wait in... (more »)
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A Dance For a Difference
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     Cliques. Laughter. Judgement. A room full of hundreds of people filter into groups of twelve. Wooden tables line up like a maze. Each table is oblivious to what is around them. Forty minutes to socialize with friends, feed... (more »)
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Bullying
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“192!” I hear my number called. My body stiffens. I hoist my skis up to the starting gate and concentrate on the task ahead. The crisp, cold air brushes against my face. My heart pounds. My body feels numb. The line ahead of me shortens... (more »)
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Helping Other
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Bullying has never been a part of my life. I've minimally seen it. The schools that I have been attending usually had no drama. That was until this past fall, I saw bullying happening every minute and couldn't make it stop. The app... (more »)
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Bullying
By , Nashotah, WI
High school is a festering corpse where sociopaths flourish.  I’ve seen relationships end the same day they began, and best friends become strangers.  Some people thrive in these four, short years, while others struggle to... (more »)
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Bullying
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My New Year's resolution is to make at least one person's day a little bit better every day. This is what I read on white board in my high school’s hallway. White boards were placed in every hallway for people to write positive... (more »)
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The Strongest Person I Know
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She is one of the strongest people I have ever met and whenever I see her, she is smiling and happy. But deep down, I know she’s hurting and sad. It hurts to hear about your best friend being the victim of bullying when you aren’t... (more »)
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Bullying
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Sitting alone in a room full of people, I lay my head down and cover my face and my tears. I hear footsteps. “Hey, what’s going on here?” I peek one eye out of my sleeve and see a strange face. Who is this? And why... (more »)
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Bullying
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 As you walk into the hallway oyou observe pieces of paper littering every locker, each piece representing an effort made by the school to make every student feel appreciated. After the school had faced a bullying problem with an anonymous... (more »)
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Yik Yak at My High School
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It was a Monday morning--and I was groggy, bored, and exhausted. I had study hall second hour just like every other day. Except today was different. A new vibration swirled around the room. “Hey, Danni! Did you see this new app?... (more »)
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What I'm Doing to End Bullying
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Most people cringe at the thought high school because they think of classes and stress. Over this past year my school has tried to prevent bullying. I have tried to  participate in these events because I feel no one should have to . One... (more »)
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Stopping Bullying
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In the commons there are tables set up in a row, and every morning when he walks in, he taps someone on the shoulder.  Then he walks away.  He pears back, trying to hide his smile.  He wore Rudolf the Red Nose Reindeer glasses... (more »)
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GSDA Puts an End to Bullying
By , Hartland, WI
Growing up Hispanic in a predominantly all white area, raised by two mothers, I know what it’s like to be picked on and belittled. Everytime I walked through the crowded hallways, I heard whispers and felt stares. My peers stared at my... (more »)
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Class Constitution
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Our class was the loudest, most obnoxious, and most outspoken of the four sixth grade classes--demonstrated by the times teachers slammed our classroom door shut and told us we were too loud. Some of the most rambunctious kids were in our... (more »)
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Community Is Key
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My high school is doing its best to combat bullying in school, but bullying is a deeper issue that has to be dealt with on an individual level. It’s the community and maturity that's effective against bullying, not the disciplinary... (more »)
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