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Bullying in the 21st century this latest glimpse into the dark side of the Information Age. The Internet has become the No. 1 purveyor of media violence, in the form of homemade videos depicting one-on-one fights, or groups of people ganging up on a single unsuspecting...
Gamers don't buy professor's claim that violent games make players aggressive

...developing can have more of an effect, Dr. Anderson said. "There are important changes still taking place," he said. Media violence is just one factor in experiences a person has. "This is something you can control," he said. Reach Sarah Day...
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Violent games under the gun from lawmakers

...violent games," said Craig Anderson, an Iowa State University professor and leading researcher on the effects of media violence. There is also the inescapable fact that the military uses video games to train its soldiers. A 2003 University...
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Rants & Raves

...of the media does not mean he should give them a pass when it comes to the mass shootings. There is no doubt that media violence, including video games, play a part in affecting how people think and act. There is more to the problem than just...
Pediatricians: children should watch less TV

...parents raise their children, said marketer Kenn Viselman. More than 1,000 studies have concluded that exposure to media violence can increase the risk of aggressive behavior in some children and adolescents, the academy said. The academy also...
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Playing TV censor is tough role

...about kids and TV, titled, "Media Use Suggestions for Parents," designed "to help parents reduce exposure to media violence." Yet a pass through the AMA guidelines - from No. 1, "Be alert to the shows your children see," through No...
Social media: Violence in downtown Augusta

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