Sierra - posted on 03/12/2010 ( 1 mom has responded )
Mean girls. Those pretty, popular, cool girls who use their social power to hurt those less blessed by social fortune.
The specter of a popular, predatory prom queen taking down the class nerd with a cutting remark or vicious prank is the stuff of legend, many popular movies, and sometimes a sad fact of real life.
I just wrote an article about how girls as young as preschool are forming cliques and bullying each other. I've seen my own girls be both the victims and perpretators of this, and am interested in ways to stop it.
Here's the article at Strollerderby: http://blogs.babble.com/strollerderby/20...