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FOF #1443 – Fighting Bullying Means Working for Better Schools

Today we’re talking comedian and openly gay public school teacher Meg O’Rourke. She’s working hard to start an anti-bullying program within the Chicago Public School system. At the same time she’s being bullied by one of her own co-workers. She feels their pain.

Posted in: Comedians, Interviews, Podcast, Politics & Activism 12 years ago 3

IMAGES: Blake Skjellerup & Seb Stewart at Newlands College

Newlands College was the first stop on Blake and Seb’s anti-bullying tour here in Wellington. I got the opportunity to meet them and some of the faculty at the assembly. Seb is charming and quick […]

Posted in: Hunks, Politics & Activism 12 years ago 1

VIDEO: Blake Skjellerup and Seb Stewart’s Anti-Bullying Road Trip

Like a sexy modern update of Goodbye Pork Pie, openly gay Olympian Blake Skjellerup and Q-Youth executive director Seb Stewart are hitting the road in a rental car and driving from Kaitaia (at the northern […]

Posted in: Hunks, Politics & Activism, Videos 12 years ago 0

Blake Skjellerup Defends Justin Bieber

FOF’s favorite Kiwi Olympian Blake Skjellerup got to (briefly) meet Justin Bieber on the start of his world tour in Melbourne last week. He writes of the experience that while the young pop star might […]

Posted in: Hunks, Music, People 13 years ago 0

Artists Launch Online Anti-Bullying Project

Artists Linda Regula and Paul Richmond are launching an online project dedicated to giving the victims of bullying a voice through the arts. The You Will Rise Project ( will provide a multimedia showcase for […]

Posted in: Culture & Style, Politics & Activism 13 years ago 0

Religious Right’s Effort to Stop Anti-Bullying Programs in Schools

As states and school districts work to stem a tide of anti-gay bullying in American schools, the Religious Right is leading a concerted effort to stop programs that seek to protect LGBT youth. The People […]

Posted in: Politics & Activism 13 years ago 0

VIDEO: Pink Shirt Day 2011 – April 14

On Thursday April 14th, New Zealanders are being encouraged to wear pink to show they are against bullying in all forms. Inspired by a boy who was bullied for wearing a pink shirt to school, […]

Posted in: Politics & Activism, Videos 13 years ago 6

VIDEO: Powerful Irish Anti-Gay Bullying Ad.

They’ve take the charge against anti-gay bullying very seriously in Ireland.  Just watch the video.  I cried – – it’s just so cute.

Posted in: People, Politics & Activism, Videos 13 years ago 35

VIDEO: The President and First Lady Speak on Bullying

The President and First Lady Michelle Obama discuss how we can all work together to end bullying as an accepted practice and create a safer environment for our kids to grow up in. Right wingers […]

Posted in: Politics & Activism 13 years ago 4

BREAKING: White House to release new LGBT bullying guidelines to schools

It may have taken two years, but it seems the White House has figured out that Title IX protects students from anti-gay & anti-transgender bullying. Now they’re clearing up for the schools. Today, the Department […]

Posted in: Politics & Activism 13 years ago 3