Articles for tag: Violence Prevention

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Poverty and Family Violence in America

The two social problems of the most concern to me are poverty and familial violence. Familial violence can and does occur in all social classes; however, there is a positive correlation between being poor and being a victim or perpetrator of domestic violence and child abuse. This essay will focus on familial violence as it ...

Karla News

Unusual Ribbon Colors and Their Meanings

Using ribbons to represent a cause has become a popular thing in recent years. Some claim that the use of the yellow ribbon started the fad. When certain colors ribbons are displayed, such as yellow, red, pink or black, we automatically know what they represent. How about less known colors, or those the are used ...

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Reducing Youth Violence in Schools

Youth violence is on the rise in urban, suburban and rural communities. There are many factors, which contribute to youth crimes. A few examples of factors that impact youth violence include poverty, unemployment, lack of housing, delinquency and substance use. In the 21st century children and adolescents are more likely to use lethal weapons rather ...

Gang Violence in America

Numerous global issues and problems affect the world today. Many issues such as gang violence, drugs, and Human Immunodeficiency Virus that causes Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome or better known as AIDS are prominent throughout the world. Among all of these issues, gang violence is one of the most rapidly growing problems. Many innocent lives are ...

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Where to Sell an Old Cell Phone

Old cell phones are an item that many people put in a drawer and forget about or simply throw away. However, an old cell phone can actually be sold and every little bit of extra money helps. If your phone is relatively new it can be sold and used by someone else and even if ...