Meeting 11/4: Video Game Violence

4 Nov

Earlier this week, the Supreme Court saw a case in which California would like to pass a law in which it could prohibit the sale of video games to minors.  The question is asked now if this is a form of censorship or if it’s done to prevent children from being exposed and desensitized to violent behaviors?  Tonight at MU we’ll be discussing this and more aided by the media pieces below.

Article highlighting points of the Schwarzenegger vs. Entertainment Merchants Association:

http://kotaku.com/5679655/highlights-of-todays-big-supreme-court-video-game-case

Video about the case:

Video Game Study:

Montage of Violent Video Games!:

Are video games properly preparing our youth for the post-apocalyptic world?

Video Game Expert:

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