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Rep. Shultz to Bullied Teens: Know You Have an Army of Friends

Rep. Shultz to Bullied Teens: Know You Have an Army of Friends

 

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.), the Democratic National Committee’s chairwoman, has released a video contribution to the It Gets Better project.

In the video Schultz affirms, “For anyone who is going through a tough time, for anyone who has been bullied or feels alone or different, it gets better.”

She goes on to say: “Sometimes, it’s hard to see that what we’re going through won’t last forever. When we’re in a tough spot, it’s hard to imagine that there will ever be a time when it doesn’t feel like the world is crashing in on us.”

She then continues, “But things will get better. They always do. [...] You are amazing. [...] You are worthy of being treated with respect.”

Schultz goes on to talk about her own experiences of being bullied and encourages kids to look to the future.

Watch the inspiring video below:


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8:45PM PDT on Jul 31, 2013

Kudos and thank you to Representative Shultz for making this video. Thank you for sharing this.

4:01PM PDT on Aug 9, 2012

thanks

12:39PM PDT on Mar 25, 2012

Great encouraging message :)

2:49PM PDT on Mar 24, 2012

Dear Rep Debbie Wasserman Schultz ,
Great Job !

8:34PM PDT on Mar 22, 2012

Well done Representative Schultz.

8:06PM PDT on Mar 22, 2012

We need to go after the bullies and their parents. A lot of this can be the way they were raised. This is a smart lady.

1:50PM PDT on Mar 22, 2012

Eddie couldn't send you a star because I already have this week. I agree 100% with your comment.

10:28AM PDT on Mar 22, 2012

Thank you Rep. Schultz!

10:17AM PDT on Mar 22, 2012

Good Posting, Thanks

9:38AM PDT on Mar 22, 2012

Thank you Debbie! (O.K. Reince Priebus, we're waiting for your video!)

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