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Bullied child refuses to fight back ‘because it’s not the Jedi way’

CALIFORNIA: A 10-year-old boy who needed hospital treatment after being beaten up by bullies, refused to fight back because “it’s not the Jedi way”, his mother said. Lizette Casanova said her son Aiden Vasquez “felt it in his soul not to hit the kid back” while being tormented by a classmate at his California school. Police are investigating an allegation of assault after Ms Casanova lodged a criminal complaint about the bullying. She also called for her son’s school, Two Bunch Palms primary in Desert Hot Springs,…

Bullied teens become victims of depression, get addicted to smoking

NEW YORK: Children who are bullied in fifth grade are more likely to become depressed and experiment with drugs and alcohol during their teen years than their peers who weren’t victimized by other kids, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers followed almost 4,300 students starting in fifth grade, when they were around 11 years old. By tenth grade, 24 percent of the teens drank alcohol, 15 percent smoked marijuana and 12 percent used tobacco. More frequent episodes of physical and emotional bullying in fifth grade were…

Amir Khan apologises for Faryal’s posts, says wife, family destroying name

KARACHI: Cut it out! The British boxer of Pakistani origin Amir Khan finally jumps in to settle a running dispute between his wife model Faryal Makhdoom and his parents, asking them stop bashing each other on social media and keep their family matter private. Faryal Makhdoom Khan claimed last week on social media that she had been allegedly physically and mentally bullied by her in-laws for the past three years. She started a surprising Snapchat rant in which she accused her in-laws of trying to destroy the…

Teenager bullied for her ‘thick eyebrows’ gets modeling contract

A modeling agency has offered a contract to a 17-year-old girl who was often bullied at school for her bushy eyebrows. Natalia Castellar says she shut down her haters after embracing her unique feature. A photo posted by Natalia Castellar Calvani (@kactye) on Oct 23, 2016 at 4:12pm PDT ‘When I was younger they were all anyone would point out,’ the Puerto Rican model told W Magazine. ‘I was bullied terribly because of how thick and long they were, so I wanted to shave them down.’ Messsssy. A…