violence


Why the arguments of the ‘New Atheists’ are often just as violent as religion

Nick Megoran | 27 Jul 2018 | ABOVE |  
tags: atheism, Islam, new atheists, Richard Dawkins, violence


The unfilmable ‘Blood Meridian’

Christopher Douglas | 16 March 2018 | FEATURES |  
tags: books, films, gnosticism, violence


The left is way more dangerous than loony white supremacists

Jules Gomes | 23 August 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: identity politics, protest, race, violence


Technology and marriage in crime prevention

Nicole M. King | 17 January 2017 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: crime, family stability, family structure, violence


Teen sex linked to dating violence

Nicole M. King | 06 October 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: relationships, teenage sex, violence


ISIS and the Victim Mentality

Izzy Kalman | 03 July 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: bullying, ISIS, victims, violence
Perpetrators of mass violence see themselves as victims.


Social media created the flash mob

Denyse O'Leary | 16 Jun 2015 | CONNECTING |  
tags: social media, teenagers, violence


Islam and violence: how not to answer a question

Zac Alstin | 30 January 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: Islam, violence
Islam and Muslims are not just one thing. It is high time to make some distinctions.


Growth in sexual violence among young people

Nicole M. King | 16 October 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: relationships, teenagers, violence
1 in 10 young people admit to having perpetrated sexual violence.


There is a problem within Islam

Tony Blair | 12 June 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: Islam, violence
Some strains within this peaceful religion are not compatible with pluralistic, liberal, open minded societies.


Violence against women, Australia says…

Bernard Toutounji | 14 July 2012 | TIGER PRINT |
tags: government, sexual abuse, sexual education, violence


Girl violence and the parent gap

Carolyn Moynihan | 21 May 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: girls, media ethics, parenting, violence
Violence among teenage girls -- towards each other, towards strangers -- is a growing problem in many countries.


Family connections: who is more likely to lash out?

Carolyn Moynihan | 16 August 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: family breakdown, religion, violence
Over the weekend I read a new book in which the mother of three-month-old twins (born prematurely) who died from head injuries in 2006 gives her account of the circumstances surrounding their deaths.


Why can’t states ban violent video sales?

Carolyn Moynihan | 30 June 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: free speech rights, parenting, video games, violence
The United States Supreme Court has no doubt upset many parents with its majority decision against a California law which would have banned the sale or rental of ultra-violent video games to children (under-18s).


Reduce violence in children’s lives - turn off TV

Carolyn Moynihan | 20 June 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child welfare, media, violence
A study of New Zealand children’s exposure to violence shows that the most common experience is watching people fighting and killing on television and other screens.


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