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Northbrook, Illinois / Hazing Outrage / Wiseman Interview #727918

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, May 07, 2003
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Northbrook, Illinois: Whitney Casey) The weekend melee at a Chicago suburban high school in which junior girls were hazed & injured by seniors at a powder puff football game featured; videotape scenes shown. [Two GIRLS - describe what happened.] [Glenbrook North High School Principal Michael RIGGLE†- says there were similar actions the year before so the girls wanted to so the same thing.]

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Live interview held with "Queen Bees & Wannabees" author Rosalind Wiseman about the grils' behavior. [From Washington, The Empower Program co-founder WISEMAN - suggests the principal is missing the point about a ritual that goes on & that bystanders go along with the lead bullies in hazing incidents like this one; states the consequences have to hurt the perpetrators so the culture of the school will change.]

Brown, Aaron;
Casey, Whitney

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