Blame the Games: Shooter Scapegoats in the Wake of Real-World Violence

Original Source: https://www.spreaker.com/user/thethinkingatheist/podcast457-videogamesandviolence

President Trump and many others are blaming violent video games for the American mass shooter phenomenon, citing the “moral decay” of our society (and often using religious language). Wal-Mart just banned violent imagery – but not guns – in its stores. And it seems that the whole planet is either desperate for a cause or scrambling for something to blame.

We discuss video games and violence, with your calls and perspectives.

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