It really shouldn’t surprise anyone that teen violence is out of control when these kids are bombarded by violence in TV, movies, and, last but not least, video games. I have seen young people playing video games hour after hour, shooting, shooting, shooting, until they get tired. Am I the only one who thinks this is desensitizing these kids?
When I was in school, there was never a thought of harming a teacher or fellow student. Today it is part of our everyday life. But I guess the love of money will win out every time, with corporations making millions upon millions of dollars shoving violence down our kids’ throats.
To see a young, vibrant teacher killed in Danvers at such a young age is horrific, and I see no end in sight for this senseless violence.