Democratic presidential hopeful Pete ButtigiegPeter (Pete) Paul ButtigiegButtigieg accuses Trump of ‘paying lip service’ to LGBT rights Warren coverage concepts present indicators of paying off In a single day Well being Care — Offered by Marketing campaign for Accountability — Momentum builds for federal legal guidelines enshrining abortion rights | Missouri lawmakers approve invoice banning abortions at eight weeks | Warren unveils plan to guard abortion rights MORE gave an 11-year-old woman recommendation on how you can deal with bullies at an Iowa marketing campaign cease on Saturday and, in a jab at President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump requires Republicans to be ‘united’ on abortion Tlaib calls on Amash to hitch impeachment decision Fb briefly suspended conservative commentator Candace Owens MORE, stated it is crucial that we “have a president that doesn’t present that sort of habits.”
The South Bend, Ind., mayor, who’s overtly homosexual, informed the gang that he was bullied when he was younger.
“I had experiences with bullying after I was rising up,” he stated. “A whole lot of how bullies are made is that they have been bullied themselves…they usually don’t know how you can take care of it.”
Buttigieg informed the woman, who was recognized by the title Rebecca, that “you don’t have anything to be ashamed of.”
He additionally informed her that generally bullies are created as a result of they have been bullied themselves.
“The one who’s bullying you most likely has one thing a little bit damaged in them,” he added. They need to get a response out of you.”
“While you present that it doesn’t get to you… they’re going to comply with your lead,” he stated.
Buttigieg is amongst two dozen folks vying for the Democratic Social gathering’s 2020 presidential nomination. He was as soon as seen as a protracted shot candidate however has just lately skilled a surge within the polls.