Donald Trump thinks that video games are partially to blame for the mass shootings in America — claiming the “glorification of violence” is desensitizing prospective real-life murderers.
POTUS just delivered a White House speech following two mass shootings in Ohio and Texas over the weekend … Where the domestic terrorists murdered 29 persons.
Trump observed 3 things the state can do to tackle the danger during his speech monday morning. One of which is better regulation of video game violence.
“In our country, we must prevent the glorification of violence — including the gruesome and grizzly video games that are now widespread,” Trump said.
“We have to prevent this or reduce it significantly and it has to start instantly.”
Trump clearly refers to ultra-popular game such as Fortnite, Red Dead Redemption 2, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Mortal Kombat and Grand Theft Auto … Where it’s about murdering people.
The problem with the logic of Trump … They have other nations ‘ video games, correct?
We cannot let those killed in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, die in vain. Likewise for those so seriously wounded. We can never forget them, and those many who came before them. Republicans and Democrats must come together and get strong background checks, perhaps marrying….
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 5, 2019
Today, I authorized the lowering of the flags to half-staff at all Federal Government buildings in honor of the victims of the tragedies in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio….
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 4, 2019