Bullying is a major concern in today’s educational facilities and the situation is escalating as time goes on. Worse than bullying itself is the idea that the reports of bullying are largely being ignored or not given sufficient emphasis by administrators and others given charge over students’ welfare and safety.
It didn’t take long for viral videos to surface on YouTube and Facebook of bullies being served their just recompense, all to the cheers from those applauded the underdog. Those videos, of course, never tell the full story: we’re informed, primarily, by the rudimentary description in the video and the lore recounted by others who claim to know the truth.
One unnamed high school student from Bridgeport, Connecticut, found himself the victim of bullying and believes that his ordeal was largely ignored by school administrators. There are no videos of his ordeal, just a lawsuit. The student was charged with second-degree assault for attacking his alleged bully with an aluminum baseball bat, vigilante justice style.
Read more about the story on the Connecticut Post’s website: http://www.ctpost.com/policereports/article/Bridgeport-high-school-student-attacks-alleged-1372336.phpRead More