posted on Nov, 5 2013 @ 09:39 PM
reply to post by DocHolidaze
A real issue? We're going to have to agree to disagree here, I'm afraid.
When people, kids and/or adults, have to fear going to school, or work, or can not even consider home a haven, it's become an issue that needs
Now I admit to being somewhat biased on the topic, but it most certainly is an issue.
Just recently, I broke up a domestic abuse situation. Somebody decided that his girlfriend would make a fine punching bag. I disagreed. No, I
didn't succumb to my baser instincts and put him in intensive care, but I did sit on his dumb ass, until the cops arrived.
I've seen it many, many times, and probably missed it many, many times.
Bullying. Abuse. Differing words for the same damned thing.
When we see it, we need to act. Whether stopping the action, or calling people who can.