Point: Music Censorship is Necessary to Protect Children

Wagner, Geraldine
March 2016
Points of View: Music Censorship;3/1/2016, p2
The article presents an argument in favor of music censorship. The author argues that the protection of children from violent and sexually explicit lyrics should take precedence over freedom of expression. Particular focus is given to the effects of music and lyrics on humans, notably during childhood and adolescence. It is the author's opinion that additional regulation is needed to protect young people from exposure to explicit lyrics.


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