Bullying Essay

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By: Rakesh Roy
December 14, 2013

Bullying Is Not Right
Is bullying wrong? Bullying comes in many different forms, from cyber bullying to physical bullying. It’s all wrong and it has to stop. Getting bullied is a horrible feeling, and can push you to your breaking point, and has a real negative impact on the victim. Bullying can change the victim’s personality; it also can lead to self harm and suicide, and has a chance to cause the victim to become a bully.

One of the impacts of bullying is that it can change the victim’s personality. It can cause people who are normally confident and happy to become self-conscious, shy, and insecure. Additionally, victims of bullying may also become sad or depressed. Their confidence might completely disappear, keeping them from trying new things or trusting people, also once a person has been bullied, they may hesitate to participate in situations where he or she might be ridiculed, such as in public speaking or in sports. A bullying victim might even begin to possess previously absent anxious behavior.

Another unfortunate consequence of this is that bullying is often cyclical. People who have been bullied can, in an attempt to gain their power and self-esteem back, become bullies themselves. In addition, over time bullies progress doing worse and horrible things, eventually growing up to be bad adults. It is horrible to see victims doing things that will make them look bad.

Despite all the negative effects of bullying, there are even far more serious consequences. People who have been bullied sometimes become so upset, scared, or depressed that they see nothing good about themselves and no way out of their torment. It can cause an individual to hurt, torture, and or even kill themselves. Suicide is a serious issue, and it is happening all over the world, due to bullying. Consequently, suicide doesn’t just cause harm to yourself, it also causes pain to other all...
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