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Why We Don’t Use the Word “Bully” to Label Kids

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The labels bully, victim, and target are used often by media, researchers and others to refer to children who bully others and children who are bullied.

Understanding the Link Between Childhood Bullying and Sexual Violence

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Most experts acknowledge that bullying is a serious problem that has negative consequences for both perpetrators and victims.