From School Bully to Role Model

Kids become bullies for myriad reasons, but it seems as if a single force could have stopped them: zero tolerance for bullying in school. "If that would have happened, zero tolerance, I would think, I would get sent ... home, get everything taken away from me," said Alex Whirledge of Anaheim, Calif., who was an eighth-grade bully. "It would have stopped." Alisha Mendez, now a high school senior in Middletown, Pa., said her thirst for attention, which turned her into a middle school bully,...Full Story
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