Violence, War and Conflict

Abby Bennin

Violence

Violence takes place when somebody purposely causes harm to others, or themselves. They can harm others emotionally or physically.

Where does it happen?

Violence happens everywhere you go. It exists in every state and country. In a wallstreet study, it was found that the top 3 most violent states are: 1. Tennessee 2. Nevada 3. Alaska. (Different studies from various years provided different results.) These results were based mostly upon homicide statistics.

My Experience With Violence

Fortunately for me, I've never really been in a situation wherein someone has been out to hurt me in a violent manner. I wrestled with my brothers a lot, but that was never serious. I've never been in a truly violent situation. I did own a mean chicken once, though...

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