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Popular crime shows may help reduce sexual assault

A new study reveals viewers of "Law and Order" have a better grasp of sexual consent than viewers of other crime dramas such as "CSI" or "NCIS," suggesting that individuals who watch programs in which sexual predators are ...

Oct 08, 2015
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Border violence is a public health issue

Can collective violence along the U.S.-Mexico border—covering the Mexican states of Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León and Tamaulipas as well as Texas—be considered an "epidemic"? It can, and the issue of violence should ...

Sep 22, 2015
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Violence is the expression of physical force against self or other, compelling action against one's will on pain of being hurt. Variant uses of the term refer to the destruction of non-living objects (see property damage). Worldwide, violence is used as a tool of manipulation and also is an area of concern for law and culture which take attempts to suppress and stop it. The word violence covers a broad spectrum. It can vary from between a physical altercation between two beings where a slight injury may be the outcome to war and genocide where millions may die as a result.

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