To clarify: if you don’t abuse your children you’re abusing your children

To clarify: if you don't abuse your children you're abusing your children Opinion – Since corporal punishment was banned in New Zealand in 1987, there have been periodic grumbles that it’s causing moral turpitude in the young. The latest is from the National Party’s Kaikohe chair Alan Price, who made the claim following …

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To clarify: if you don’t abuse your children you’re abusing your children

A National Party chair has called for the return of corporal punishment, which seems sure to return the issue, including the smacking debate, to the agenda under NZ’s new social conservative PM. You’d be forgiven for thinking that New Zealand had by

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Bring back corporal punishment in schools – National rep

A return to corporal punishment is the solution for youth crime in the Far North, says a local National Party representative. The town of Kaikohe is demanding answers after mobs of youngsters took liquor from a bottle store and vandalised a petrol

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