Peer-To-Peer Violence and Bullying: Examining the Federal Response

U.S. Commission on Civil Rights
September 2011

Published by theĀ  U.S. Commission on Civil Rights this report analyzes government efforts to protect minority youth from violence and bullying in school. The report cites Williams Institute scholars Dr. Ilan H. Meyer, Williams Senior Scholar of Public Policy and Williams Institute Faculty Advisory Committee Members Stuart Biegel and Greg Herek. Meyer and Herek spoke to the mental health consequences of stigma and discrimination based on sexual orientation, and Biegel addressed first amendment considerations when schools take action against bullying and violence.

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