Two Great Interviews on Bullying with Sue Eve Porter
Susan Eva Porter, author of Bully Nation: Why America's Approach to Childhood Aggression is Bad for Everyone, is an important spokesman for what's wrong with the crusade against bullies. You can watch/listen to two excellent interviews she has recently done.
Posted April 19, 2013
Tomorrow (April 20) commemorates the 14th anniversary of the Columbine shooting, the event that ignited the modern's world's crusade against bullies. What do we have to show for fourteen years of intensive anti-bully efforts? Bullying is being considered an epidemic today. It is about time society woke up to the fact that there is something wrong with antibullyism.
Last month I wrote about a new book, Bully Nation: Why America's Approach to Childhood Aggression is Bad for Everyone, by Sue Eva Porter, that I called “the most important book ever published on bullying.” In very clear terms, Dr. Porter explains how society’s campaign against bullies is causing more harm than good, and that the real solution is to promote resilience in kids.
Good Day LA: http://www.myfoxla.com/story/21931997/susan-eva-porter-children-havent-changed-we-have-changed
Southern California Public Radio: http://www.scpr.org/programs/airtalk/2013/04/09/31265/why-anti-bullying-policies-hurt-more-than-help/ (Click on the button on the left hand side of the page to hear the interview)
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