Everyone hates a tormentor. But too few do anything about it.


In this New York Times opinion, Arthur C. Brooks, president of the American Enterprise Institute, has captured the essence of why bullies bully, they are not called out by the bystanders, who make up the majority of witnesses. In my book, ‘From Bully to Bull’s-Eye: Move Your Organization Out of the Line of Fire’, I devote this chapter - ‘Advice to Bystanders’ to helping people move from being a bystander to being an active part of the solution. .