What makes a person become a bully? The news is full of tragic stories about people being bullied. These horrific stories appall us and make us wonder what happens in a person’s life that causes him or her to be mean and cruel, to want to tease, belittle or even physically hurt another human being. Maybe if we understand what’s going on behind this aggression, we can understand how to respond to it. Posts to this section will explore how and why a person becomes a bully, and more importantly, how we can help that person feel better about himself and in turn, treat others with respect and dignity..