Persuasive Essay - Bullying

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Persuasive essay – bullying
For many years now the issue of bullying has been present. Some people think that bullying is good on the other hand, other argue that bullying cause negative effects. In this essay I will try to convince you of this. I’m not the only one who thinks bullying causes victims and broken hearts. Many people argue that all young people have experienced some form of bullying. You can see that bullying is affecting some people and in many serious cases people are too scared to come to school. One other effect of bullying is that it causes headache or stomachache and other have trouble concentrating on school work. Children who are bullied have higher rates of depression, anxiety, low self-esteem and other mental health conditions. Children who are bullied are more likely to think of suicide. Research suggests that bullying must stop. This is because is not only physical bullying; bullying can also be in the form of verbal bullying and cyber bullying. Verbal bullying includes teasing, name calling, racial slurs, as well as spreading gossips or rumors. On the other hand cyber bullying includes harassing emails, instant messages, as well intimidating or threatening websites, blogs and posts. All of these forms of bullying can cause psychological damage to a person which can lead to more serious problems. Can you believe that despite all of the evidence, some people still think that bullying is a good behavior and not a bad thing? People argue that bullying makes her or him popular and it’s a cool thing. How silly and crazy are these people? I hope that you’re not one of them! It doesn’t matter how you look at it, bullying causes victims and people with no friends. Bullying is very important issue that needs to be stopped. Overall it is obvious that bullying is a big issue that affects a lot of people. Do you want to cause problems and headache for people? If not you must stop bullying today!
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