Violent Media

Kids are more likely to use guns after seeing movie characters use guns

JAMA Pediatrics Editorial

JAMA Pediatrics article


US News & World Report

Columbus Dispatch


Media ratings

Washington Examiner Op Ed

Violence and sex don’t sell

NY Magazine “Science of Us” video (1:32)

BBC (3:03)

Today Show (1:35)

Time (1:26)

Harvard Business Review

Bloomberg Business


Violent video game effects

BBC documentary “Are Video Games Really That Bad?” (45:40)

PBS NewsHour (13:24)

Science News for Students

Media violence in 3D

Tech Times

Effects of violent media on violent dreams

U.S. News & World Report

Black violent avatars increase racism and aggression

U.S. News & World Report

U.S. Supreme Court case on violent video games

NPR (4:16)


More gun violence in PG-13 films (13+) than in R-rated films (17+)

New York Times


Entertainment Weekly

Violent scriptures increase aggression


ABC News

Effect of Grand Theft Auto (GTA) on empathy for female violence victims


Washington Post

Relaxing video games decrease aggression

CBS News