View More. US Edition. Theresa May. Most European countries have partially or completely banned the corporal punishment of children in schools and at home, in compliance with the European Social Charter —adopted in and revised in —which protects children from physical abuse. Corporal punishment is practiced by schools in many parts of the world.
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Indonesian Sharia court sentences gay couple to 85 lashes. Physically punishing and hurting kids teaches that might makes right. The use of physical punishment, such as smacking, slapping or hitting with a hand or implement, is contrary to the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child , which has been ratified by all states except the US. On the other hand, we can further send our delinquent students into damnation by telling them they are no body and all we want to do is punish, punish, punish.
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The last floggings in the United States , for example, were carried out in the state of Delaware in the practice was abolished there in Younger children are at greater risk, with the incidence of corporal punishment at age eight more than double the rate reported by year-olds, in all four countries. The water utility is installing a new valve on the line running from Lethabo to the Vereeniging pumping station. Subscription sign in.
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