When it comes to violence, there are many questions asked. But one that is never fully questioned is why men are the ones committing most of these acts.
As it has been mentioned, we are brought up a certain way through how the public sees fit in which gender. Women are brought up allowed to show emotions, allowed to be ‘clingy’ towards their parents. However, boys are told to ‘toughen up’, to stop crying that it is not accepted and to ‘be the man’. Why is this socially accepted? Have people not realized emotions need to be tended to or there will be severe consequences. Yet we are still... [+] Read more
School violence has been an important issue around our country for several decades. When a person hears the term “school violence,” in most cases, a person thinks of school shootings, or something similar of that nature. Over the years, the term “school violence” has changed while the actions occurring in schools have changed. To many people, school violence can be anything that is considered to tamper with the school environment in a negative way. While school shootings are certainly a dangerous and critical type of school violence, it is also important to take note of several other types... [+] Read more