Bullying in classrooms of Ecuador

Bullying in classrooms of Ecuador

Bullying is a worldwide phenomenon that occurs equally in public or private schools. In Ecuador, according to the national survey of childhood and adolescence (ENNA), 64% of school children, aged 8 to 17, said to have witnessed fights between pupils; 57% said that they would...

Quito will celebrate its first festivities without Bullfighting

For the first time in decades, Quito will celebrate its 478 years of foundation without the traditional bullfighting Fair ‘Jesus of the Great Power’. Pablo Salazar, Citotusa CEO, formally communicated the Municipality of Quito about the suspension of the bullfighting...
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TV presenter criticizes harassment

The angry criticism that a host of a local television station in Wisconsin (USA) did against bullying, has received more than seven million hits on YouTube in three days. The video, of 4.20 minutes long, was posted last Tuesday, after the morning news presenter of Channel WBKT,...
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Born This Way Foundation: Building a Braver, Kinder World

Lady Gaga the World-wide pop sensation has found a way of turning fame into a real movement! A movement to stop the bullying of people, and promote love and tolerance. Led by Lady Gaga and her mother, Cynthia Germanotta,  the Born This Way Foundation (BTW) was created on a...

It Has Been a Year and It Keeps Getting Better

Psychological abuse and harassment in the U.S. is a pretty serious issue, thousands of teenagers are bullied every day and develop depressive behaviors that may even lead to suicide. Thus the “It Gets Better” project was born. Columnist and author Dan Savage created a...