Sibling Bullying Just As Bad As Peer Bullying

American VoicesOpinion ISSUE 49•27 Jul 5, 2013

A recent study found that kids who were physically or psychologically bullied by siblings suffered comparable or even worse mental health outcomes than if they were bullied by neighbors or classmates. What do you think?

  • “Really? Because I always thought about how neat it’d be if the bully at my school lived in the same house where I slept.”

    Arif Naser –
    Editorial Assistant

  • “In my experience, both sibling and school bullying can be equally effective.”

    Marvin Benson –
    Clam Grader

  • “But I saw my little brother singing a Cyndi Lauper song into a hairbrush. Am I supposed to let that slide?”

    Ruby Dewhurst –
    Systems Analyst