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Articles about violence

Technology
by nextyear
10 years ago
The Atomic Bomb (Nuclear Bomb) and its Effects on the General Society

An image of an atomic or nuclear bomb being dropped on a serene community filled with children playing and adults doing myriad tasks to meet their daily needs, innocent to the fact that the day would be their last, and explodes, spewing forth angry fire and heat, is the supreme manifestation both power and violence. The speed it takes for the mushroom of heated gases to rise into the heavens matches the pace the heat and fire kill thousands of innocent civilians. Just before the survivors of the initial blast could comprehend what happened, deadly ashes with radiation descend upon them, exposing every one to a gradual but painful certain death.

Health
by weianow
9 years ago
The Impact of Public School Violence on Child and Adolescent Mental Health

Schools across America have students who bully, attack others physically, and in the extreme occasion, use lethal weapons to kill other students and facility. It's a problem at all grade levels. The emotional impact on victims and survivors can be devastating.

Lifestyle
by weianow
9 years ago
Domestic Violence is a Serious and Under-reported Social Issue

Relationships are complex and take time and energy to maintain whether it is a healthy relationship or one that is steeped in domestic violence. Domestic violence is universal, cutting across all economical status and walks of life. It is not confined to...

Lifestyle
by eddiem
10 years ago
Take a Stand Against Domestic Violence

The best way to take a stand against domestic violence is to stop it before it begins. Domestic violence is a symptom of a root cause that has to be discovered and dealt with. When certain selfish attitudes get rooted in the hearts and minds of our sons and daughters,...

Lifestyle
by jpwriter
10 years ago
What are Signs of Domestic Violence and Abuse?

Domestic violence and abuse is a pattern of behavior where a person tries to control a lover, friend, or other person close to him or her. It might include physical, emotional, sexual, spiritual, and/or economic abuse. Domestic violence is not just limited to...

Lifestyle
by MayaTenney
9 years ago
November 25 - International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

1981 Was the first year that women´s activists marked the 25th of November as the day to make people more aware of violence against women everywhere around the world. This day in particular was chosen because of the brutal assassination of 3 political activists in the Dominican Republic, the...

Lifestyle
by Mic Brody
6 years ago
5 Versions of Violence

Have you ever experienced violence either directly and indirectly from a person, group or groups of people? Then you know that violence can be very devastating and comes in many forms, not just physical violence. In fact there are five major types of violence that can drastically affect your life and how you feel about yourself.

Entertainment
by Jon
6 years ago
The Progression and Impact of Violence in Video Games

In 1976, a video game company named Exidy took a huge step when it released the game Death Race. This game, based on the 1975 film Death Race 2000, allowed the player to control a small blockish car in order to run over stick figures and thereby gather points. Not only did this game incite parental protestation, it also became the reason for a 60 minutes investigation into the psychological impact of video games.

Lifestyle
by weianow
9 years ago
Top 5 Steps for Responding to Children Who Witness Violence

When children witness violence it can impact them in many different ways. Parents sometimes simply don't know how to address the issue.

Lifestyle
by write4results
7 years ago
Solutions to Domestic Violence in Marriage against Women and Children: True Life Story!

Get deep insight into cases of domestic violence and why the society must find help fast, particularly for women who have low financial means.

Lifestyle
by Xath Cruz
7 years ago
Are Policies Helping in Curbing Domestic Violence Part 2

The term domestic violence is not intended to put it in an inferior level. It is called domestic violence because it occurs in a home. Again, the very nature of the crime and the policy work on opposite direction. For one, police is not allowed to enter a home uninvited. In fact, police is not allowed to meddle in domestic affairs. This means that for the police to have the right to make an arrest, the victims must initiate the request. The police has requested that domestic violence issues be a mandatory part of their routine response (Stanko, 1985). However, this has brought forth a new set of complications.

Sports
by Wiesarc
9 years ago
Article Review: Fine Line Between Dirty and Dangerous

Fine line between dirty and dangerous Article found at: http://ca.sports.yahoo.com/nhl/news?slug=nc-kronwall102510 This news article goes on at length about Niklas Kronwall steamrolling Chicago's Martin Havlat in the NHL 2009 playoffs with a hit that was considered clean. It talks about how a shoulder to...

Lifestyle
by tonygoodlaw
7 years ago
How You Can Avoid Domestic Violence in a Christian Family

Considering contemporary occurrences in our crisis-laden world, many do not envisage that peace is possible anywhere, especially in families, which bear the brunt of most of the pressures. Well, this articles explores domestic violence in all forms, particularly with regard to the Christian homes and concludes that it is possible to live without it. It also points the way forward to how this could be done.

Lifestyle
by vonbix
8 years ago
Lumania - Civilization before the Atlantis

Lumania is a mythical civilization that preceded the Atlantis (another mythical civilization). But unlike the Atlantis, the Lumanians development was more psychic than technological. Though technologies were developed layer; technologies that is powered by sound, the sound is not audible and it is produced within the mind of the Lumanians. Their physical characteristics remained undeveloped because it was not in need and would contradict against their belief. They did not like violence; if presented with it they would retreat. Fighting was not an option. Because of this, their civilization developed underground. They built caves and built the whole civilization underground.

Lifestyle
by Xath Cruz
7 years ago
Are Policies Helping in Curbing Domestic Violence Part 1

Conceptually, a policy is the most tangible representation of the government's effort to put its society under control (Wooldredge & Thistlewaite, 2002). Policies become the skeleton by which the social condition is formed. Government policies should cover everything that could potentially affect peace and order, economy and security of its citizens. This includes domestic issues such as domestic violence. The constitution provides a blanket protection on all its citizen but the justice system and its implementation are unwieldy and complicated. Arrest policies go through changes and its execution are affected by logistic including training of police officers, new legislations and amendments, errors or shortcomings in documentation. These things affect cases that might be filed.

History
by Samuel Lee
9 years ago
Ruanda-Urundi is split into two countries, Rwanda and Burundi

Dominique Mbonyumutwa, a Hutu, survived an attack when political activists in Gitirama took action against him. This is was the first outbreak of violence after the Hutu Manifesto was published, which occurred in 1959. The rumor of Dominique's death spreads rapidly in Hutu circles, and it is still believed...

Travel & Places
by Ernie
8 years ago
Is Spring Break In Mexico Too Dangerous?

It seems that every week on the news we hear about a new mass shooting from the Drug cartels in Mexico. We are constantly told that visiting Mexico is not safe. Mexico has been a hotspot for American college students on spring break. Is it too dangerous to visit...

Lifestyle
by ChicaMarie5
9 years ago
Social Work and 'The Cycle of Domestic Violence'

Domestic violence has been a consistent problem in many households. There are numerous reports everyday of someone who is being abused, whether it is physically or mentally. Spousal abuse, or an abusive relationship of any type between couples, is extremely problematic. Although the violence can go either way in...

Lifestyle
by nuworld_media
8 years ago
Domestic Violence and Children

The cycle of Domestic Violence starts with one family member and through it's cycle, it becomes a trait that is carried on to our children. Children that grow up living with abuse will most likely be the abuser when they are adults. It is up to us adults to stop the cycle.

Business & Money
by tkmcdonald
8 years ago
Putting A Stop To Workplace Violence

Over 2 million people per year are victims of workplace violence. What can we do as individuals to prevent this.

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