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Debate: Who's to blame for bullies?

Who's to blame for bullies? I think parents are responsible for thier children's actions. Communication or lack thereof is causing children to figure out who they are themselves, when it is the responsibility of the parents to help shape them to become a kind and compassionate individual.

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    Nov 19 2012: Mendy,
    I don't like to "blame" anyone. That being said, parents have a HUGE influence on their/our children, so it would be great if children started learning respect and compassion in the home. Unfortunately, the home is where many kids LEARN to be bullies. It takes a village to raise a child, and I think all members of society have the ability and opportunity to be good role models for all of the children who are important and valuable in our global society. They will one day be our leaders...let us all take care of them, encourage and support them, and teach them how to be respectful, compassionate, caring, loving human beings:>)

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