Tag Archive: violence

Apr 11

Thug Life

[While going through old posts, I found a comment that I felt deserved a post of its own. Since the author is a relative of mine and a guest blogger here, I took the liberty of editing the text and publishing it here. Funky] Violent music, aggressive thoughts linked “Violent lyrics in songs increase aggression-related …

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Jul 07

Always Room For C-O-S-B-Y

Go Bill! Once again, Dr. Cosby has hit the nail on the head. Cosby Has Harsh Words for Black Community CHICAGO – Bill Cosby (news) went off on another tirade against the black community Thursday, telling a room full of activists that black children are running around not knowing how to read or write and …

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May 08

Bad Rap for Rap

Maybe now rappers will need something more convincing in their defense than, ‘I’m just telling it how it is.’ Maybe they should focus on how it could be. Violent music, aggressive thoughts linked “Violent lyrics in songs increase aggression-related thoughts and emotions and could indirectly create a more hostile social environment, a study released on …

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Aug 09

Life Imitates Art

Study Links Media Violence with Mean Kids “A study conducted by the National Institute on Media and the Family concludes that watching lots of violence on television and playing violent video games not only makes kids more physically aggressive, but it also makes them meaner and more distrustful.” As long as nobody tries to take …

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