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Rampage Shootings: It's the Moral Decay of Society, not Guns

Wally123 Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 10:48 AM
Guns are not the problem. The movies and TV showing relentless violence, murders and mayhem and even glorifying it are the problem. People seeing this continuously from an early age are inspired by this to commit these acts. Common sense should tell us this and it is a no brainer. I blame Hollywood and the media for these murders. What we need is outright censorship of violence in the movies and TV since Hollywood and the media will not self censor and will continue with this insanity.

It should come as no surprise that the rate of mass shootings at schools and in other public places is increasing. The surge has nothing to do with guns, which have been widely available in the U.S. for years. Gun control laws have been increasing. Instead, there is a direct correlation between the increase in violence and the gradual degradation of morals, ethics and parenting. We are cultivating mental illness in our society.

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