Since the death of 46 year old actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, the cause of death was suspected to be murder related. Four individuals were arrested, while searching for whomever sold the drugs to Hoffman, Wednesday the fifth of February on charges of possession and distribution of controlled substances. Among the drugs there were more than 350 bags of heroin that were seized. The murder of Hoffman can`t be blamed on the 4 arrested but they will spend a few years in jail... [+] Read more
According to an article titled “Youths’ metro drinking marathon under police investigation” written by Andy Riga and published by The Montreal Gazette on March 29, 2013, teenagers and young adults have been seen doing inappropriate and illegal activities in Montreal’s metro system.
Riga writes that a gang of youths have been seen “urinating, vomiting, drinking, vandalizing, exposing themselves, throwing beer cans and walking on metro tracks”. These activities were not only... [+] Read more
According to the article ‘’ Wired for Distraction: Kids and Social Media’’ written by Dalton Conley on the Time Magazine states that today’s technology is getting more dangerous than ever.
Kids are not only getting, for sexual predators, easier to reach, but they also have access to inappropriate, but they also have access to inappropriate material.
A report, about the observation of teens and their use of several electronic devices, released last year says that children on average from 8 years old to 18 years old... [+] Read more
Based on recent studies, the influences of parents, peers, and media on adolescent girls is far higher than the influence on adolescent boys. Particularly the mother has the greatest influence on their daughters’ appearance, eating practices, and their self-esteem. Researchers also show that daughters who are bulimic or have some type of eating disorder are likely to have been compelled or pressured to by their own mothers (Marita P. McCabe, 2003). Although the study showed that boys are not as greatly influenced by their mothers, boys still have to dodge the pressures of society that push... [+] Read more