By Barbara Gonzalez | 12/02/2016 - 15:20
If there has ever been a more haunting story to showcase how detrimental bullying can be, Brandy Vela is a prime example.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/04/2016 - 10:45
Seeing Michelle Rodriguez today, you would never guess she was a victim of bullying.
By Nichole Fratangelo | 05/08/2015 - 13:24
It may not come as a surprise that gay and bisexual kids are bullied more, but the results of a new study go much deeper than what is assumed on the surface.
By Nichole Fratangelo | 04/27/2015 - 13:00
American Apparel, known for its risqué and all-too-controversial advertisements, seems to be taking a turn for the better
By Amy Rubio | 03/17/2015 - 12:56
Lizzie Velasquez premiered her new documentary, A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story, at
By Cristina Arreola | 02/19/2015 - 11:47
Dove and Twitter hope to combat negative attitudes on social media with their new #SpeakBeautiful campaign.
By Cristina Arreola | 07/14/2014 - 09:28
Way to go, Selena Gomez!
By Valerie Tejeda | 11/24/2013 - 11:00
“Heartbroken” sums up how Mexican American mom Jeanie Kastas felt when she discovered that her 10-year-old son, Jonathan, was being taunted at school.
“The kids were calling him names like ‘wetback’ and saying things like ‘go back to your country,’” she says. It devastated her to see her jovial little fifth grader turning into a sad, angry person. “I wanted to fix it,” says Kastas, whose son is not alone, considering that almost 28 percent of Hispanic students report being bullied, according to the National Center for Education.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 11/06/2013 - 11:15
Last year, the Department of Justice reported that every seven minutes a child is bullied at school. According to DoSomething.org, approximately 160,000 kids skip school every day because of bullying, and one out of 10 students drop out of school because of it. Take a look at 11 Latino celebrities who are helping raise awareness about this serious issue:
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