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Violence and Anger in The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
Transcript of Violence and Anger in The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
"The three of them reached Baby at the same time. She lay crumpled down on the dirty sidewalk. Her skirt was over her head. There was blood all over her hair ribbon and the top of her yellow curls."
Documentary relevant to the topic of violence and anger.
"Often he was laughed at and when this happened he spoke scornfully in words of many syllables. And if he was still laughed at he sometimes fought. He swung his big brown fists with crazed violence and sobbed aloud."
What can UA do??
Volunteering as a youth mentor or tutor
Did you know that in the state of Texas, bullying is an illegal activity?
Be more than a bystander
Violence is a crime, call 911
If you know someone that is subject to violence, help them or find someone else who can
Modern Day 2014
Doctor Benedict Mady Copeland
"The hopeless suffering of his people made in him a madness, a wild and evil feeling of destruction. At times he drank strong liquor and beat his head against the floor. In his heart there was savage violence, and once he grasped the poker from the hearth and struck down his wife. "
Dallas Holocaust Museum
Can we end the epidemic of violence on our city streets? The Interrupters tells the story of three violence interrupters who try to protect their Chicago communities. The Interrupters know the life of gangs well–they or their families were part of that life. Now, they use their knowledge and experience to try to steer others away. This is a hard-hitting documentary, which looks at gang violence from the inside.
Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior among school aged children that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. The behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time. Bullying includes actions such as making threats, spreading rumors, attacking someone physically or verbally, and excluding someone from a group on purpose.
The Boston bombing is a more extreme example. However, this amount of violence prevalent today.
The Dallas Holocaust Museum is a not only a museum but an education center dedicated to preserving the memory of the Holocaust and teaching the moral and ethical response to prejudice, hatred and indifference for the benefit of all humanity.