Gerard Jones's Article 'Violent Media Is Good For Kids'

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In the article, Violent Media is Good for Kids, the author makes the point of violent media help kids to express their feelings. He offers an example of his son who was afraid of climbing a tree due to fear. To help his son with his fear he read him the Tarzan comics. He also tell a story about a mid-age girl, who he worked with before. She had multiple family problems and listened to rap to explore her feeling. It help her pursue a career as a writer and political activist. However he identifies opposing argument of a pop psychologist who insist that violent stories lead kids to act violent. He refutes his argument by referring to a quote by a psychologist name Melanie Moore, Ph.D, who works with urban teens. Gerard Jones concludes his
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