My Site - The Divide Between Bullying and Conflict Conflict can include being rude or mean. Being rude is when someone is not trying to intentionally hurt the other person. It isn’t a repetitive behavior, and there is not an imbalance of power. For example, Judy asked Martha if she could borrow a pencil. But Martha explained that it wasn’t her pencil, she borrowed it from another friend, so she didn’t want to let Judy use it. ... Mon, 16 Apr 2018 13:27:06 UTC en