"Telescreens are a method of surveillance. However, the research is overwhelming in regard to spanking children:
Spanking destroys mental health.
Spanking increases delinquency and criminal behavior.
Spanking makes it more likely the child will be…"
"But, what if those particular children are misbehaving because they have experienced violence in the home, and that is all they know? Or, what about children who may not be able to "behave" because they have fetal alcohol syndrome or…"
"My opinion is, that hitting children teaches them nothing. It is abuse. If you explain to children why something is wrong, you are giving them reasons to think about, and you engage them cognitively. I think that we should move away from punitive…"