Video games: State ban violates First Amendment

By JONNY MOON SONOMA ACADEMY, SENIOR, 18 I came home from school and jumped into the saddle of my American Standardbred. I galloped through the plains of the Midwest and dueled my way to fame. I shot criminals, hogtied bandits and saved a revolutionary’s wife. My good deeds [...]

By | January 10th, 2011|1 Comment

Video games: Children shouldn’t be able to buy violent games

By DANIEL WILLENS SONOMA ACADEMY, JUNIOR, 16 Killing innocent civilians and picking up and beating prostitutes aren’t activities parents want their children doing in their free time. Therefore, it only seems logical that minors should be prohibited from buying or renting video games where these actions occur. A [...]

By | January 10th, 2011|2 Comments

Video game violence: Some youths become desensitized by horrific images

The violence and instant gratification of games and shows negatively affect the children raised with too much electronic entertainment.

By | March 15th, 2010|0 Comments

Video game violence: Most youths can distinguish reality from fantasy

It makes no sense that video games receive a bad rap.

By | March 15th, 2010|1 Comment