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Corporeal Punishment

Spanking Children: Does the Bible Tell Me So?

James D. Tabor | Posted 11.26.2014 | Religion
James D. Tabor

Spanking in one form or another is as American as apple pie--and the practice is deeply rooted in, and most often defended by, a reading of traditional translations of the English Bible.

WATCH: NFL Hall Of Famer Delivers Moving Speech On Child Abuse

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 09.15.2014 | Sports

Cris Carter believes there is no place in the home for corporal punishment and no place for abusers on an NFL field. In an emotional, personal mon...

My Kids Don't Fear Me (But Is That a Good Thing?)

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 07.27.2014 | Parents
Dr. Jim Taylor

My wife and I take the long view in raising our daughters. We're willing to suffer the stubbornness, power struggles and occasional tantrums that are an inevitable part of family life so our girls can reap the benefits in the future.

The Separation of Values and Common Sense

Jason Stanford | Posted 09.26.2012 | Education
Jason Stanford

This week the Springtown school board decided that it was kosher for school administrators to punish the body (that is, administer corporal punishment) of students of the opposite gender, but only if the parents gave written permission.