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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: I think the situation is very complex. We had to research this for my Comp 2 class, and I learned one fact that was quite interesting. I learned that a lot of bullies are actually bullied themselves. Creates an odd dynamic. Sometimes it bullying is based partially on an inability to express one's self in appropriate ways. I could see this being due to a parent's raising of a child. It seems to be much larger though. While it seems to be a factor, it is certainly not the only one.

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