popular culture censorship

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The United Stated of America stands and believes in the freedom of expression of all individuals that inhabit it. This statement is some times doubtful because of all of the censorships that are placed in music, cartoons and movies from now in days.

Music now in days especially RAP is censured very strictly because of their lyrics, and by what their lyrics can promote. Its true rap artists now in days use a great deal of obscenities, violence and foul language in their lyrics that can create censorship. Many adults think that by having this kind of lyrics in their songs they can promote violence or hatred to other individuals. For example, if an individual performs a hate crime or any kind of violence, the blame should not be directed to the artist. The reason I feel this way is because the artist might promote the use of drugs, violence, sex, and hatred to other ethnicities in their lyrics, but it all comes down to how the ind... Continue Reading