Bullying Based on Religion

Religion

- Average countries that have government, restrictions on religion have higher rates of social hostility.

- North and South America, Australia, and the majority of Africa have low to moderate government restriction on religion, compared to Europe and Asia which are regions of very high restriction.

- 44% of elementary school students and 33% of high school students report being victimized because of their ethnicity.

- Asian Americans (54%)

- Whites (31.3%)

- African Americans (38.4%)

- Hispanics (34.3%)

- When Religious Right activists they try to make gay students appear more powerful than others, including their bullies.