Essay on Bullying and Its Negative Effects
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Many kids all around the world are abused by their parents, peers or even by complete strangers. One of these types of abuse is bullying. At a first glance, we might think that it is an older kid beating/teasing a younger classmate however; bullying consists of much more than this. The basic definition of bullying is when your behavior hurts or harms another person physically or emotionally. There are many different types of bullying, which may lead to a victim becoming violent later on. There is teasing and name calling, there is also picking and shoving the kid. However, the most extreme one would be beating up the child, hurting them physically and mainly, emotionally. Now you may ask, how does bullying affect victims? Well, studies…show more content…
In all, if a child is abused in any sort of way, bullied or even teased, they are more certainly to continue their lives within that path, negativity, surrounding their environment with hatred and unconsciousness of love and acceptance. We never know what is going through a child’s mind when being a witness of abuse, especially when they are young. When a child grows up at such horrid environment, they're view in life changes automatically making them believe that this is the way of life. As these abused children get older, they do not know how to control what they feel in the inside and end up expressing it by taking their anger out on others, simply because that’s what they have “learned” in life”. “Abused children cannot express emotions safely. As a result, the emotions get stuffed down, coming out in unexpected ways. Adult survivors of child abuse can struggle with unexplained anxiety, depression, or anger” (Child Abuse and Neglect 1).however, though, the child does not evolve into a negative environment by being abused, the path that could also lead to a young child’s mind into negativity would be witnessing any kind of abuse within the house. “It is true that
Show MoreLife is a mixture of experiences, culture, tradition, sexuality, politics and much more. Experiences make us the person who we are today. Describing how an individual handles certain stages in life. These experiences demonstrates how a person behaves, and determines their attitude. In my life I have experienced many things that have affected me in all aspects of myself. How I interact with people, what my actions are, my preferences, and all about me. With my experiences that I have faced I learned many things but one thing that stands out is that everyone should have morals of compassion, kindness, and respect the value of life. This is a very diminutive world and we can take to perspective to be considerate with our actions and…show more content…
Through out my childhood I was bullied by my physical appearance. Kids used to put gum in my hair, break all my utensils curse horrible things to me, write death notes to me. I went through this for 11 years. When I entered high school I was very shy, did not like to interact with people because I was afraid of what people were going to do or say to me. Till one day two kids came up to me and wanted to talk to me and this went on for days, weeks, months till I actually started socializing with them and we are best friends till today. Now that I have gained courage I am more open to people and I treat others with respect, and have compassion with everyone, and take responsibility for my actions. When I see others going through a situation like I did, I would advise them to take things little by little and first trust in themselves before going out to fraternize. Just be friendly and have a warm smile to show that you can be considerate and compassionate with one another.
Bullying is a miserable issue happening in the world currently. Bullying is upon the majority of young children, and teenagers. This is where an opponent intimidates the other opponent by using aggressive, violent actions and words. This happens repeatedly in school or online (cyber bullying). The effects of this current dilemma is serious. The victims of the bullies lead to grave health and emotional difficulties. ¹ In a study conducted by the