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Animated Violence

A new study conducted by The Seattle Children’s Hospital Research Institute indicates that viewing violent cartoons may raise the risk of aggressive tendencies in young boys. With all of the recent horrors involving weapons at school, do we really want to start teaching toddlers that violence equals strength and power? Seattlechildrens.org is keeping us informed on how to take action and protect their precious minds.

Posted: 12/18/07