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The Hidden Racism of Linking Video Games to Gun Violence

A new study shows how racial stereotypes factor into the impulse to blame video games for mass shootings

A close up of a game controller on a table.

PPlenty of articles have debunked the relationship between video games and violence, but a recent study, published in the journal Psychology of Popular Media Culture, illuminates the surprising…

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Joshua Adams

Joshua Adams

Joshua Adams is a journalist from Chicago. UVA & USC. Taught media and communication at DePaul & Salem State. Twitter: @ProfJoshuaA