Roy Blakeney # 08216428
GE: 217 Week 7 Major writing
Thursday, May 01, 2014
Deliberation on violence in the media;
The Media and the Internet is responsible for the styles of closes we wear, the hair styles we wear and the types of vehicles we drive. Media Mongols uses sex to sell all different types of products on T.V., now we see our young daughters trying to imitate what they see on T.V. by half dressing, tattoos, and earrings everywhere except the ear. The media and the Internet is both the blame for mass violence in our society. Some violence has been around since the beginning of time but never like it is today. If we can place blame on the media for influencing the way we dress, they must also take the blame for the violence that’s being produced by our youth.
Do you believe the media or the internet is/are responsible for real-life violence? The mass media is responsible for violence amongst our youths in America. It is a powerful tool used by the ruling class to manipulate the people. This essay will show how the mass media is responsible for violence amongst our youth. WebMD Health News, Charlotte E. Grayson Mathis, MD claimed watching violent television programs or video games do affect children’s minds even if they don’t have a history of aggressive behavior. Dr. Mathis research also found nonaggressive children who had been exposed to high levels of media violence had similar patterns of activity in an area of the brain linked to self-control and attention as aggressive children who had been diagnosed with disruptive behavior disorder. Assistant Dean of Harvard University School of public Health, Dr. Deborah Prothrow-Stith claims video games which are very popular among the children incites them to commit crimes. It has been proved by various studies that the violent scenes that children watch on the television have drastic impacts on the psychology of children. In many cases, children try to imitate the violent action scenes they see in...
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