Trump Inspired a Sickening Tide of Bullying in America's Schools

12/1/2016 - Associate Professor of Sociology Robert Faris in Mother Jones.

Robert Faris, a sociology professor at the University of California-Davis who studies bullying, says the example Trump set on the national stage "has given permission and legitimated what was previously considered illegitimate." Trump's campaign, he says, has emboldened people with racist and sexist attitudes to act out publicly in ways they didn't previously.

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