Kalman, Israel "Izzy"
11 Articles at Lifeissues.net

Israel "Izzy" Kalman is Director of Bullies to Buddies (www.Bullies2Buddies.com), a program that teaches the practical application of the Golden Rule to reduce bullying and aggression and solve relationship problems



How kids can stop fat-shaming in its tracks

Do you have an overweight child who's being bullied? Have you followed the universally offered advice to inform the school, only to find that the problem has continued and even escalated? If so, you are not alone. You may have come to believe the problem is intractable, but the solution may be simpler than you've imagined.

Date posted: 2023-10-11

How to handle Covid-19 bullying

Could a teenager's suicide have been prevented with a simple question?

Date posted: 2022-06-06

Trailblazing Australian researcher challenges anti-bullying orthodoxy

For over two decades, society has been fighting a losing battle against the "epidemic of bullying." Because we have come to rely on researchers for the solution, but researchers routinely recommend programs despite their poor results.

Date posted: 2021-02-05

Your child is being bullied. Should you call a lawyer?

You definitely should, if your goal is to help lawyers make a living. Lawyers are also people with bills to pay and mouths to feed. However, if you are concerned with the welfare of your child and your family, avoid lawsuits like the plague.

Date posted: 2020-07-06

Why is the anti-bully movement failing?

The "bullying epidemic" does not discriminate. It infests not only all races, religions, and sexual orientations, but all political orientations as well. However, because anti-bullyism is, in essence, a product of left-wing thinking, critics are more likely to come from the right.

Date posted: 2020-05-24

Why schools deny that bullying causes suicide

I recently gave a presentation in a school where two weeks earlier a 15-year-old girl who had been cyber-bullied committed suicide. Every one of these suicides breaks my heart because I know how easily they could have been prevented had the kids been taught properly how to handle being bullied.

Date posted: 2014-04-18

Do anti-bullying programs lead to more bullying?

A new study questions the effectiveness of campaigns to stop the scourge of bullying.

Date posted: 2013-11-03

Another victim goes on a rampage

Every horrific shooting is committed by someone who claims to have been bullied.

Date posted: 2013-09-21

The myth of "normal" sibling rivalry

How can it be healthy for brothers to fight like cats and dogs if school bullying is pathological?

Date posted: 2013-09-07

Wrong diagnosis, wrong medicine won't cure bullying

Why medical school anti-bullying policies are failing.

Date posted: 2012-09-24

Why bullycide is on the increase

Bullying-related suicide will not decrease as long as we glorify the victims with magazine covers and laws in their name.

Date posted: 2012-03-08