Inside Trump's private meeting with the video game industry — and its critics

 A cobbled-together meeting at the White House is the latest chapter in the long, misguided crusade against video games. It would be comical if the country were not in a bitter ongoing debate about gun control and the safety of children; but since we are, it’s frustrating that time is still being spent on this long-settled “debate” instead of on practical matters. Read More

Inside Trump's private meeting with the video game industry — and its critics

Republican lawmakers and conservative media critics pressed President Donald Trump on Thursday to explore new restrictions on the video-game industry.

Thu 8 Mar 18 from The Washington Post

Trump to meet with video game execs and critics

While decades of research have failed to find a link between gun violence and graphic depictions of violence in movies and video games, President Donald Trump has bemoaned the prevalence of ...

Thu 8 Mar 18 from Phys.org

Trump's meeting with the video game industry to talk gun violence could get ugly

President Donald Trump has invited longtime critics of the video-game industry to the White House on Thursday.

Wed 7 Mar 18 from The Washington Post

Video game ratings should just be a start for parents

We look at the video game industry’s rating system and what supporters and critics think works and what doesn’t.        

Mon 12 Mar 18 from USA today

Trump's video game meeting may not lead to any further action

Early this week, Trump at last announced that he would meet with leaders of the video game industry. Not to discuss the rising frustration with loot boxes, but to rehash the exhausted ...

Fri 9 Mar 18 from Engadget

Check out the White House video used to illustrate violence in video games

Yesterday saw President Trump meet with US video game executives to discuss possible links between games and violent crimes such as the Florida shooting. The gathering reportedly began with ...

Fri 9 Mar 18 from Techspot

Here's Trump's bloody showreel on video game violence - CNET

It includes games like Call of Duty (duh), Fallout 4 and Wolfenstein: The New Order.

Fri 9 Mar 18 from CNET

Trump’s take on gaming and violence was wrong in the ’90s and it’s twice as wrong now

 A cobbled-together meeting at the White House is the latest chapter in the long, misguided crusade against video games. It would be comical if the country were not in a bitter ongoing ...

Thu 8 Mar 18 from TechCrunch

Fact check: Is there a link between media violence and mass shootings?

Studies show extensive exposure to media violence is a risk factor for aggressive thoughts, feelings and behaviors.        

Thu 8 Mar 18 from USA today

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