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The way to stop violence in America is to stop spanking children

November 15, 2009

The way to stop violence in America is to stop spanking children. Parental spanking promotes the thesis that violence against others is acceptable. Spanking is the first half-inch on the yardstick of violence. It’s followed by hitting and ultimately by rape, murder and assassination. The modeling behavior that occurs at home sets the stage. ‘I will resort to violence when I don’t know what else to do.

Psychologist Dr. John Valusek, in Dr James Dobson, Raising Children, Kingsway, 1987, p.149

Really?!

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