I think that parents "should" be the one's that are responsible, but since so many of them don't take on that responsibility, I think that all the other entities from the game developers to the the government have to intervene.

So many people in the country feel that they have no chance for a future; they don't even try. Sure, some of that is caused by laziness but some it is true Life becomes an unimportant thing to them, something of no value. If people thought that they had something precious to lose they might think of it as something worth protecting. Teach people to respect each other and themselves, it just might begin to change things.

I think that watching violence causes people to become unmoved by seeing it in real life. If you consider what has happened to the English language, as it has become sloppier in the media and today's world, it seems to follow suit.