If you were being bullied would you fight back? [Video]

Bullying Bus

A boy is repeatedly bullied and punched. Finally he has had enough of being bullied and takes the boy who is bullying him and body slams him to the ground.

Would you tell your child to do the same thing or would you tell him/her to walk away?

Tzvi

Written on 2011/03/18 by:

Tzvi

Tzvi Schectman is the Family Coordinator for the Friendship Circle of Michigan and the Editor of the the Friendship Circle Blog. You can connect with Tzvi on LinkedIn and Google+
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  • http://fromthebungalow.wordpress.com Chris

    I saw this video yesterday and it made me cringe a little. I’ll be honest, it did make me feel good to watch that boy stand up for himself, but I was also afraid of what kind of damage he could have done to the bully. Bullying should never be tolerated, but he could have broken the kid’s leg or worse. I’m glad he decided not to drop the bully on his head.
    It seems like violence is sometimes the only way to get through to a violent person, but it’s not the answer. Abraham Lincoln is credited to have said, “Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.”

  • michael

    look he did the right thing personally n he was being mentally abused i bet by those kids  n the little boy should nt be hitting other kids smaller or bigger n 2 well is da teachers when this happend huh

  • louise

    That is what that little kid deserved….little shit! What are you doing punching others in the face! Could have broke his nose. I wouldn’t worry too much about the little one’s leg broken.