Half the population are bullied ... most only recognize it when they read this
Whether you're black, brown, female, gay, lesbian, a transvestite cross dresser, transsexual, short, fat, bald, deaf, disabled or whatever, at some time in your life you'll find you're in a minority. Being in a minority is a vulnerability, which is an attractant for bullies and harassers. You're easy meat onto whom the dysfunctional individual can displace his or her aggression.
Bully OnLine, a gold mine of insight and information on bullying and discrimination identifies the different types of harassment and bullying, and exposes the principal perpetrator, the serial bully. Everyone, whether in a minority or not, knows at least one person in their life with the profile of the serial bully. Click here to see ...who has this behaviour profile in your life?
Have a look through this web site to recgonise the bullies and bullying in your life ... start with Am I being bullied? then move on to What is bullying? To find out what you can do about bullying, click Action to tackle bullying. Have a look at the profile of the serial bully which is common to harassers, stalkers, rapists, violent partners, abusers, pedophiles, even serial killers of the organized kind.
If bullying and harassment have resulted in injury to health, commonly called stress, see the page on injury to health and the one on the psychiatric injury of trauma, a collection of symptoms congruent with the diagnostic criteria for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD.
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