Posted by Irene van der Zande
on Sep 28th, 2011 in Bullying
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Once again, the news is filled with the story of a teen suicide because of bullying – this time of 14-year-old Jamey Rodemeyer who lost hope after being bullied repeatedly and took his life. Our hearts go out to Jamey and his parents and sister, who are courageously speaking up so that other kids won’t have to go through this kind of torment.
In an NBC Today Show interview, Tracy and Timothy Rodemeyer describe how their son Jamey faced homophobic bullying in middle school, got counseling,...