It is being discussed in the open, and people are speaking up.
That is a good thing.
I found it interesting how the word "bully" has evolved (according to dictionary.com). From sweetheart to quarrelsome?
bul·ly1 /ˈbʊli/ Show Spelled [bool-ee] noun, plural bul·lies, verb, bul·lied, bul·ly·ing, adjective, interjection
a blustering, quarrelsome, overbearing person who habitually badgers and intimidates smaller or weaker people.
Archaic . a man hired to do violence.
Obsolete . a pimp; procurer.
Obsolete . good friend; good fellow.
Obsolete . sweetheart; darling.