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TV Violence Andy Allen Optional Final 2nd hour Tear gas flushes a gunman out of a house where he had been held up. He comes out shooting, then falls in a hail of bullets from the S.W.A.T team. A film of the shoot-out and removal of the gunman's body appear on the on the evening news. Is this what Americans want to watch, or should it be censored out of the news? Many people think it should be banned. But would that be breaking the first amendment? I believe that TV doesn

Youth violence affects a lot of people. Hearing about it on the news is one way that youth violence has affected my life. In Washington, D.C. there is a lot of youth violence. While I do not know any victims of youth violence youth violence has affected my life. I cannot go outside during lunch at school. I have to walk through a metal detector when I enter my school and when I want to go to a concert at the MCI Center. There are many causes of youth violence. The availability of d

How Can I Help To End Violence In My School? Being from High School, I have not had the disadvantage of growing up in a violent school system. Although the school systems are quite calm, there is an occasional fight or argument. I believe that there are ways I can contribute to the fight against this violence in my school and I am ready to begin trying. A simple way that I could prevent violence in my school is to try to get along with my fellow classmates as well as the faculty.

Violence in sports To: Mrs. Woods From: Jean-Philippe Do you think there s a connection between sports and violence? If you do, do you think it should be banned? I too think that it s connected but, unlike most people, don t think it should be banned. I have many reasons to believe so and I will state them in my essay. First I will point out that not all sports include violence. Not many actually express violence, the only ones that do contain violence are team sports. I m not sa

Dating Violence Insulting your date, physically hitting your date, and making your date feel uncomfortable or making him or her worry about his or her safety are a few examples of dating violence. Dating violence is the abuse of one partner in a dating relationship by the other partner. Abusive behavior can include harmful words or actions. Any act by one partner designed to hurt or control another is a form of abuse. Women are more likely to experience dating violence, but in som

Black Civil Rights Statement: Violence was more effective than non-violence in the struggle for Black civil rights in America. Intro Black people were segregated all over the U.S., all the public facilities were segregated, including lunch counters, librairies, buses, swimmingpools. Most schools (almost every school) were segregated too. The blacks wanted to have civil rights. Black Americans were increasingly impatient at the lack of progress in obtaining their full civil rights. Preside

Violence on TV Recently, the U.S government posed a question on whether or not violence on TV should be regulated. I believe that government should regulate violence on TV, because of the affect violence on TV has on children. What kind of audited is society portraying itself to have, and violence on TV is only in encouraging the crime rate to escalate. First of all, the government should regulate violence on TV because of the affect violent has on children. Children s minds are too undevel

Violence in Media Every minute of ever day, someone is a victim of violence. Everyday, members of society are attacked or violently acted upon while going to work, going to school, going out socially, and many people are victims of violence within our own home. When pondering the sources of violence in our society, many reasons for such actions come to mind. One may say violence is simply an unavoidable part of human nature. One may say that people bring themselves into danger perpet

Juveniles Children and violence, were does it start? Some experts say that children from violent environments at home are more likely to commit crimes then others. Some very young children will witness crime at the home and think that it is ok, not knowing what is right and wrong. How can one stop this act from occurring, or put the children in the right environment. There are different ways that you could save a child from witnessing violence, or perhaps if the child has already se

Jane Eyre - Violence Charlotte Bronte uses violence in several scenes throughout the novel. The violence in the novel is not fatal to anyone, it is just used to catch the readers eye. This novel consists of many emotional aspects. For example, the violence in the scene where Mr. Mason gets attacked. The attack really upsets Jane and Mr. Rochester. In the novel Jane Eyre Charlotte Bronte uses several acts of violence to create suspense, mystery, and characterization. This scene is probably th