Rio Ferdinand
Bullying Survivor
Male | United Kingdom   United Kingdom
Racist bullying
Bullying Type: Emotional
Posted By: jetter
12/13/12 10:25 AM
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England and Manchester United star Rio Ferdinand was racially bullied at school. “The abuse was stuff like, ‘Hey, n****r! I'm talking to you, blacky.’ Guys would call me things like ‘coon’ and ‘golliwog’. In those days, golliwogs were on the jam jars and we black kids hated them.”

Now Ferdinand has joined up with other UK stars like Sharon Osbourne for the UK's first National Anti Bullying week because he knows first hand what it is like to be bullied. Giving back to the youth in trouble is very meaningful to him and anything he can do he is happy to do it.

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Posted By: PlusSize | 12/13/12 3:53 PM
One day I hope this racism will finally end
Posted By: tweetie | 12/17/12 10:04 AM
We are getting closer and closer each day
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Name: Rio Ferdinand
Age: 44
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