Archive for January, 2014

I Luv Pete

Friday, January 31st, 2014


Update Info on Anti-Workplace Bullying Efforts in Albany

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

There was a lobbying trip to Albany Monday and Friday. A few thumbs up. But more thumbs needed, of course. This is a quickie report. More in the works.


Open Letter to Hunter’s ICIT

Monday, January 27th, 2014

Dear Instructional Computing and Information Technology Department (AKA ICIT),

Thanks for the years of supporting my efforts to publish the WORD  (despite considerable obstacles). That invaluable service, of course, includes support for my classroom instruction where much of the WORD content is developed, essentially the heart and soul of the project. You may be gone (from D:F/M, that is) but you are not forgotten by this instructor as this spring semester begins.


The Moral Courage Project Wants You

Sunday, January 26th, 2014

MCJ, housed at NYU’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, is looking for people to talk about their workplace bullying experiences.

MCJ wants:

1. Individuals l who have stood up to their friends or coworkers when they were bullying another person.
2. Individuals who take action about problems they see in their communities/friend groups and families as well as workplaces, and hold their ground despite the backlash they incur.

Contact Adam Grannick, Multimedia Producer at the Moral Courage Project:


CBS New York About NY Healthy Workplace Bill

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

Brief Interview with Mike Schlicht, Co-Coordinator for New York State Healthy Workplace Advocates.

Click here


ABC Network’s Workplace Bullying Story – Part 1

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

This aired several months ago but it is still relevant.



Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: Who’s the Dumbest of Them All?

Friday, January 17th, 2014
Members of the Hunter College Department of Film and Media Studies were Academic Bullying is endemic.

Members of the Hunter College Department of Film and Media Studies where Academic Bullying is endemic.


New York Healthy Workplace Advocates Trekking Soon to Albany

Monday, January 13th, 2014



2014 Seasons Greetings?

Friday, January 10th, 2014



What’s Better Than a New Year’s Resolution?

Saturday, January 4th, 2014

A New Year’s Hope List!

Jammin’ at Union Square, January 3, 2014 – Sean Grissom

Saturday, January 4th, 2014

(212) 580-0366


January 2-3: Not a Storm of the Century

Saturday, January 4th, 2014

And the aftermath wasn’t so bad for those of us who aren’t homeless, aren’t unemployed and not living on the margins.

33rd and 6th Avenue, around 3 p.m.

33rd and 6th Avenue, Manhatan, near PATH Station, afternoon.


More Support for New York Anti-Workplace Bullying Bill

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

New York Committee for Occupational Safety and Health, Inc.

Memo of Support

The mission of NYCOSH is to extend and defend every person’s human right to a safe and healthful work environment.

Abusive work environments are health damaging to workers and can also cause collateral damage to the family, friends and associates of those who are affected by workplace harassment.

NYCOSH opposes all forms of discrimination, including, but not limited to, discrimination based on race, gender, age, language, country of origin, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, disability, socioeconomic status, marital status, political beliefs, and immigration status.

NYCOSH supports the New York State Healthy Workplace Bill which addresses status blind harassment in the workplace and offers remedy whereby the legislation “Establishes a civil cause of action for employees who are subjected to an abusive work environment.”

NYCOSH urges our New York State elected officials to support, bring to a vote, and pass the Healthy Workplace Bill S3863/A4965 in the current legislative session.

New York Committee for Occupational Safety and Health, Inc. 61 Broadway, Suite, 1710 New York, New York 10006 (212) 227-6440 – fax (212) 227-9854