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A., R. Deadly Silence
Acker, Dorothy Cordero School Justice: Punish the Victim -- A letter from a mother to PTAVE
Ad Hoc Committee of Educators for the Advancement of Children's Safety Solicitation letter to prospective users of KIDS' SAFE ZONE stickers (PDF)
Adams, Cheryl Facing the Past; Breaking the Cycle -- A Message to Project NoSpank
Aitkenhead, Decca The last resort
___ Why smacking has no defence
Alvy, Kerby T. Violence Sets an Example
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Corporal Punishment in Schools -- A Policy Statement
American Academy of Pediatrics Corporal Punishment in Schools (RE9207)
___ Guidance for Effective Discipline (RE9740)
___ Statement on Corporal Punishment in Schools, August 2000
___ Statement on Spanking
___ (President Steve Berman's letter to The New York Times) Spare the Child
Ann Ann's letter to parents
Anon. Five women's testimony against Arkansas school superintendent Leonard Ogburn
Anon. The Helping Witness Next Door -- A letter to Project NoSpank
Anon. The humiliation ... was so deeply buried, until I read this "Plain talk about Spanking" -- A Letter to Project NoSpank
Anon. I still have nightmares
Anon. I want to be a good mum
Anon. Just spankings? -- A letter from a victim
Anon. Rape: Lesson No. 1 -- A letter from a victim
Armstrong, Mary Katherine Child Abuse, Shame, Rage and Violence
___ The Price We Pay for Shaming Little Boys
apRoberts, Alison Hitting close to home: The anti-spanking movement wants parents to try a hands-off approach
Arlotta, Annamarie How can any child make sense of it?
Arriola, Armelle Vincent Teen Busting
Asser, Seth Religious Child Abuse
The Association of Trial Lawyers of America The Teacher Liability Protection Act: An Unwise and Unnecessary Federal Intrusion
St. Augustine Reflections of Boyhood Punishments and the Punishers
B., E. Cruel power games remembered
B., Tiina The Pain of Sexual Abuse is a Life Sentence - My Experience
Bakan, David The Sins of the Fathers
___ Slaughter of the Innocents
Baldeosingh, Kevin Sparing The Rod
Bandura, Albert Institutionally Sanctioned Violence
Banks, Sydney (Age 12) Why I am home schooling the rest of this year
Barber, Jim Does spanking work?
Barglow, Raymond (with Margret Schaefer Spare the RodÖAnd Spare the Sarcasm
Barker, Elliott The Social Causes of Crime - Overview
Bean, Kendall Ross Can I Trust Them? My Experience of Teen Help / WWASP / ASI / Resource Realizations / "Discovery" Seminar, and Results of Subsequent Research
Beek, J. J. H. A physician speaks out about his patient's hand injuries resulting from corporal punishment at school
Ben Sexually abusive spankings remembered
Bennett, Catherine So, how hard can we hit our children?
Berman, Steve Spare the Child
Bigelow, Herbert S. Jose Rizal, Filipino Patriot
Bitensky, Susan Final straw: To spank or not to spank?
___ Spare the Rod, Embrace Our Humanity
Blakey, Evonne "He drew back his hand to hit, but hesitated when he saw the fear in his son's eyes"
Block, Nadine Lowest achieving Ohio schools quickest with the paddle
Blower, Stephen Disjointed or Double-Jointed? Corporal Punishment Permitted in Missouri Public Schools vs. Corporal Punishment Prohibited by State Policy
Bluestein, Jane Chapter 17 - Spare the Rod! from Creating Emotionally Safe Schools - A Guide for Educators and Parents
Bogert, John State, coaches can offer no alternative to pain, sweat
Bondon, Shirley A. Past Regional Vice President for Arkansas State PTA responds to PTAVE's Letter About Child Abuse to Selected Arkansans
Bottoms, Bette L. Religion-related Child Physical Abuse: Characteristics and Psychological Outcomes(PDF)
___ In The Name of God: A Profile of Religion-Related Child Abuse(PDF)
Boulton, Steve No brother to me
Boyd, Jr., Ralph F. Report to Mississippi Governor Ronnie Musgrove
Bradshaw, John John Bradshaw on Spanking
Brady, Laura Children learn what they live
Braiker, Brian (Interview of Michael Milburn) See No Evil -- A political psychologist explains the roles denial, emotion and childhood punishment play in politics
Brendtro, Larry K. From Coercive to Strength-Based Intervention: Responding to the Needs of Children in Pain (PDF)
Bronitt, Simon Indecency Offences
Brown, DeNeen L. A Good Whuppin'?
Brownlee, Sharon The biology of soul murder -- Fear can harm a child's brain. Is it reversible?
Bush, George W. Letter to Jordan Riak about corporal punishment in a Texas school
Button, Alan DeWitt Good Science, Good Kids
___ Some Antecedents of Felonious and Delinquent Behavior
___ Metaphors of Blood
C., Richard Spanking is sexual harassment -- A letter to PTAVE
C., S. Neither Punishment nor Rewards -- Message from a Montessori school director
California Education Code Section 49001 Corporal Punishment Ban
Campbell, Julia Hare Krishna Schools Sued--Federal Suit Involves 44 Plaintiffs Alleging Abuse
Caputo, Philip Afghan Boy Gets Lesson in Manhood, Excerpt from "20 Years of Training for War,"
Casey Lucifer's Brothers - A Memoir
Cassidy, Anne Is your child at risk? -- The scandal of paddling in school
Cassingham, Tanya Coyle Spanking, Littleton, and Willows
Catalanello, Rebecca SCHOOL UNIFORM CONTROVERSY -- Parent asks: 'Are you trying to educate or ... humiliate?'
Chambard, Jennifer Ilona Casa by the Sea: A memory that will haunt me forever
Charlene Conversations with Father
Charles, Jeff Sin, Sex and Spanking School-Aged Children
___ What Good is School Paddling
Cherry, Arthur It's time to change 'the American way of discipline'
Chesler, Phyllis The Psychoanalytic Roots of Islamic Terrorism
Children, Youth & Families Consortium -- University of Minnesota Parents' Golden Rule Why do we need full legal reform to end all corporal punishment?
Choi, I. S. Memories of my schooldays in Korea
Cobbs, Price M. (with William H. Grier) Beating in child-rearing has its psychological roots in slavery (PDF leaflet)
Cohen, Elana P. Enhancing the Mental Health of Young Children -- How educators can respond to children who have been affected by community violence
Coldrey, Barry A Mixture of Caring and Corruption: Church Orphanages and Industrial Schools
Coleman, Brenda C. Study: Do not spank Researchers link it directly to antisocial behavior in kids
Colloff, Pamela Remember the Christian Alamo
Conley, Jim The ruts on the riverbank
Cooper, Desiree Violence in, violence out -- James' story
Cooper, Garry Of Spanking and Race
Couture, Laurie A. Are Your Children Safe in School? Confronting the Issue of Teachers who Deny Toilet Use
___ Forced Retention of Bodily Waste: The Most Overlooked Form of Child Maltreatment
___ Using the Bathroom Is Your Right, Not a Privilege!
Cox, Randy Randy Cox responds to a scripture-quoting defender of spanker
Crosby, Gary "Getting It," Chapter Two, Going My Own Way, 1983
Crowell, Al The Swedish Example -- A Model for Reform
Cutter, Christopher B. Letter to the Los Angeles Times regarding the death of Nicholaus Contraraz at Arizona Boys Ranch
D., Jim There are other ways Letter to PTAVE from a retired Australian Army career soldier and officer
D., Ruth Problems at a Christian(?) school A parent's letter to PTAVE
Daniels, Jack Kyle (with Bobby Gilliam) Coercion, Conformity, and Kids From the Waco Cult
Davis, Richard L. The Discoverers
Dear Abby Set Grandma straight
deMause, Lloyd Alice Miller as Midwife to History
___ The Childhood Origins of Terrorism
___ The Evolution of Childrearing, from The Emotional Life of Nations, Chapter 8
___ The History of Child Abuse
___ The link between anti-Semitism and childrearing
Donahue, John J. Spanking as sexualized abuse
Doroshow, Joanne (with Emily Gottleib) Federal Immunity for Corporal Punishment -- Why it's a Bad Idea
Douglas, Emily M. (with Murray A. Straus) Corporal Punishment and Dating Violence
Driscoll, Anne Without exception, kids shouldn't be hit
Duffy, Jim (with Robert Scharf) Hitting People Isn't Right A response to the American Academy of Pediatric's "The Short and Long term Consequences of Corporal Punishment."
Dugan, Chris What Causes Spanking Fetishes? A Testable Model
___ Would you trust this man alone with your dog? Commentary on James Dobson's treatment of the family pet
Duncan, Carole They Beat Children, Don't they?
Durrant, Joan E. The Swedish Ban on Corporal Punishment: Its History and Effects
___ Child Abuse in Sweden
Dwayne, Dan Fatherly Love (?)
Dworak-Peck, Suzanne (NASW - National Association of Social Workers President) Connections Between School Corporal Punishment and Child Abuse Ignored
Einstein, Albert Force and Fear Have No Place in Education
Eisler, Riane The School for Violence -- An interview by Helen Knode
Eisner, Jane American Rhythms | Let's not be silly as parents
Faber, Adele (with Elaine Mazlish) Experts Speak Out on Punishment
Falk, Herbert Arnold Prescription for Reform
___ Spanking and Mental Health
Fathman, Regina M. A teacher writes to Ohio Senator Voinovitch about "Teacher Liability Protection"
Fathman, Robert E. Child Abuse in Our Schools
___ Counseling Spankers
___ Letter to Diana Baumrind
___ Letter to Mary Robinson, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
___ Prohibiting corporal punishment beneficial
___ Would You Hit Grandma?
Fenimore, Beth Open Letter to Roy Lessin, Author of Spanking: Why, When, How
Feshbach, Norma and Seymour Parental and home influences on the development of aggression in children
Field, Tim An analysis and assessment of "Rape: Lesson No. 1."
Fleiss, Paul M. Mistaken Approaches to Night Waking
Flekkoy, Malfrid Grude A ban on corporal punishment
Fortune, Maria M. 'Christian' Child Abuse
Forward, Susan Redefining Love, Excerpt from Toxic Parents: Overcoming their hurtful legacy and reclaiming your life
___ Why Do Parents Beat Their Kids?
Foster, Henry H. (with Doris Jonas Freed) Bill of Rights for Children
Fournier, Beverly An Experience that Scarred Me
Freed, Doris Jonas (with Henry H. Foster) Bill of Rights for Children
Fromm, Erich Forward to A. S. Neill's Summerhill
Galvez, Cesar Augusto Un evento que nunca puedo olvidar
Gaspersohn, Shelly Testimony to the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Juvenile Justice, October 17, 1984
___ Don't Inflict My Pain on Others
Gerhardt, Sue Cradle of civilisation --In order to develop a 'social brain', babies need loving one-to-one care
Gerling, Kelly Patrick Advice to a student who is being abused by teachers
___ From Adult Rule to Participatory Democracy
Gibson, Ian Excerpts from The English Vice: Beating, Sex and Shame in Victorian England and After
Gilliam, Bobby (with Jack Kyle Daniels) Coercion, Conformity, and Kids From the Waco Cult
Glazov, Jamie The Sexual Rage Behind Islamic Terror
___ Atta's Rage Rooted in Islam's Misogyny
Goddard, Trisha A Street Scene in Chatswood One Struggles to Forget
Goleman, Daniel Shame steps out of hiding and into sharper focus
___ Violence toward women and children: Perverse fantasies said more common
Goldman, Ron Corporal punishment of children: Think globally, act locally
___ Petitioner Ron Goldman's Report on Resolution Outcome
___ Submit Your Resolution -- Ron Goldman guides you through the steps
GÛmez, Madeleine Y. Summit Conference II: National Leaders in the Child and Nonviolence, April 7, 2006
___ Opening speech to the Summit Conference 2004, National Leaders in The Child and Non-Violence, April 16, 2004, Hartgrove Hospital, Chicago Illinois
___ Changing Violence and Child Abuse: What Can You Do? (PDF)
___ Cambiando La Violencia y Los Abusos Contra Los Ninos: øQue Podemos Hacer? (PDF)
Gordon, Louise Spanking: A Cruel Retrogressive Habit
Gordon, Thomas The Case Against Disciplining Children at Home or in School
___ How Children Really React to Control
___ What every parent should know (PDF)
Gorenfeld, John His Own Private Abu Ghraib
___ Ambassador de Sade
Gorenfeld, Suzanne Where Did We Go Wrong?
Gottleib, Emily (with Joanne Doroshow) Federal Immunity for Corporal Punishment -- Why it's a Bad Idea
Granju, Katie Allison Getting wise to "Babywise"
Gray, Lisa The Boom Boom Method
Green, Evelyn Polk CHADD Expresses Outrage Over Abuse 7-Year-Old Experiences at Hands of Teacher
Green, Frederick C. Corporal Punishment and Child Abuse -- Why do we continue to sanction child abuse in the classroom?
Greven, Philip Aggression and Delinquency
___ Aggression and Delinquency (PDF)
___ AgresiÛn y delincuencia
Grier, William H. (with Price M. Cobbs) Beating in child-rearing has its psychological roots in slavery (PDF leaflet)
Grille, Robin "CHILD-REARING REFORMS: THE SEEDS OF DEMOCRACY AND HUMAN RIGHTS", Chapter 15 of Parenting for a Peaceful World
___ (with Beth Macgregor) 'Good' children -- At what price? The secret cost of shame
___ Natural Born Bullies
___ "RELIGIOUS EXTREMISM: A PARENTING STYLE", Chapter 14 of Parenting for a Peaceful World
___ What Your Child Remembers -- New discoveries about early memory and how it affects us
Gruen, Arno A brief psychological explanation for pro-spanking sentiment
Gursky, Daniel Spare the Child?
Gurza, Agustin Spanking: An Idea Whose Time Has Gone
Guthrow, John Correlation between high rates of corporal punishment in schools and social pathologies
Hagebak, Robert W. Disciplinary practices in Dallas contrasted with school systems with rules against violence toward children
Halbfinger, David M. Care of Juvenile Offenders in Mississippi Is Faulted
Hall, Deana (with Stephen A. Kent) Brainwashing and Re-Indoctrination Programs in the Children of God/The Family
Hall, Mitch Announcement of publication: Peace Quest: Cultivating Peace in a Violent Culture
___ Announcement of publication:The Plague of Violence: A preventable epidemic
___ Letter to Eastern Arizona Courier
Harrison, Christy Safe Choices for Troubled Teens
Heins, Kathleen M.
Bullied ... by the teacher?
Hembree, Diana Breaking the Hick'ry Stick
___ The Tragic Side of Classroom Punishment
Hentoff, Nat Does Eric Sevareid's Kid Get Hit at School?
Herenkohl, Roy (with M. Jean Russo) Abusive Early Child Rearing and Early Childhood Aggression (Excerpt)
Holm, Leila Child-spanking as Sexual Abuse
___ Aga av barn som sexuellt ˆvergrepp
Howitz, Jeannine Ouellette Spanking--Modern Parents' Dirty Little Secret
Hulin, Rodney Beatings, Rape and Suicide at 17-- The Experience of a Child in a Texas Prison
Human Rights Watch World Report 1998 "It has only happened two times to me"--Conditions in Children's Institutions
Humphrey, Nicholas What shall we tell the children?
Hunt, Jan Child Abuse is Everybody's Business
___ I was Spanked and I'm Fine!
___ It Shouldn't Hurt To Be A Child
___ No debe doler ser un niÒo
Hyman, Irwin What spanking does for kids
Irregularity Dot Communique Protestant Fundamentalism and Support of Corporal Punishment
Jacoby, Susan Emotional Child Abuse: The Invisible Plague
Jenn An unintended consequence of spanking
Johnson, Tom "Boston Public" confronts issue of sexually motivated paddling in high school
___ Commentary on the Spanking Club case
___ The Fallacies of Pro-Spanking Science
___ Une réfutation point par point de l’apologie “scientifique” de la fessée par deux pédiatres américains
___ Les Dangers Sexuels de la FessÈe
___ Correspondence with Texas Governor George Bush re: proposed "Teacher Protection Act."
___ Open letter to Focus on the Family
___ Paddling: A Legacy of Violence
___ Los Peligros Sexuales de las Nalgadas a los NiÒos
___ Presentation to the Hamilton County Board of Education
___ Presentation to the Rutherford County Board of Education
___ Presentation to the Sumner County Board of Education
___ The Sexual Dangers of Spanking Children
___ The Sexual Dangers of Spanking Children (PDF)
___ Treatment of POW's versus schoolchildren
___ Statement to the Memphis City Schools Board of Commissioners
___ The Terrorist Psyche
Jones, Terry This Won't Hurt Much
Judd, Alan (with Jill Young Miller) Inside the House of Prayer
Kaplan, Bart The Historical Development of Love Between Parents and Children
Katie Katie's Story
Keeshan, Bob The Time Is Now--How much longer will our nation wait before joining nearly every other developed nation in banning corporal punishment in schools?
___ Try Something That Works
Kent, Stephen A. (with Deana Hall) Brainwashing and Re-Indoctrination Programs in the Children of God/The Family
Kerr, Colin P. Children Forgotten
Key, Ellen 'Fathers and mothers must bow their heads in the dust before the exalted nature of the child,' excerpts from The Education of the Child
Khazzoom, Daniel A man ahead of his time: Confronting gender inequality and corporal punishment in a school serving the Sephardic community of Baghdad, circa 1925
Killen, Melanie Effects of spanking--A brief summary
Kimmel, James Why Do We Hurt Our Children?
Kissinger, Meg Shower child with attention in 1st year Study finds meeting needs produces a secure, relaxed child once independent
Knode, Helen The School for Violence -- A conversation with Riane Eisler
Krakauer, Jon Loving Them to Death: The Story of One Teenager's 'Wilderness Experience'
Labi, Nadya Want Your Kid to Disappear?
Lally, J. Ronald Principal source for Meg Kissinger's 'Shower child with attention in 1st year Study finds meeting needs produces a secure, relaxed child once independent'
The Lancet EDITORIAL, July 17, 2004: It is time to stop putting children second in the UK and USA
Lansing, Mary M. A Family Therapist Intervenes
Lawrence, Sue and Steve Our Work Against "The Rod" - A Call to Action
Lawson, Pamela It breaks my heart -- Two letters from a Tennessee mom to Project NoSpank
Lawton, Henry False allure of the boot camp
Leach, Penelope Spanking: a shortcut to nowhere
Lee, Norm A Lesson He'll Never Forget
___ Norm Lee Comments on "An Achievable Dream Academy"
___ Step Up to Prevent Hitting -- Norm Lee's Resolution, 2002
Lee, Sharon Shockley Legitimated Violence in Schools: The Power Behind the Paddle
Leonard, Andrew Schools of Hard Knocks
Lewis, Dorothy Otnow Delinquents' Parents Too Harsh: Excerpt from Guilty By Reason of Insanity
Lile, Karen Breaking the Vow of Secrecy: A true story about Teen Help / WWASP
Lindgrin, Astrid Never Violence
Lloyd My Dark Side
Locke, John Slavish discipline makes a slavish temper (PDF leaflet)
___ Slavish Discipline
Lombardo, Lucien X. Our Children Don't Deserve to be Beaten
___ Brief Thoughts on Reading the Works of Alice Miller
Louise Louise's story
Lyons, E. R. Zero Tolerance for Violance Towards Children
Macgregor, Beth (with Robin Grille) 'Good' children -- At what price? The Secret Cost of Shame
Marc Boyhood Memories -- A letter to PTAVE
Marshall, Michael J. A Word About Healthy Discipline, Chapter 6, Why Spanking Doesn't Work
Martin How school paddling can derail sexual development in children
Maurel, Oliver La FessÈe: 100 questions-rÈponses sur les ch‚timents corporels
___ Letter to The Ombudsman for Children
___ Science continues to inform--and affirm--the case against spanking
Maurer, Adah All in the Name of the Last Resort: Abuse of Children in American Schools
___ Corporal Punishment -- Letter to The Houston Chronicle
___ A General Theory of Motivation
___ (With James S. Wallerstein) The Influence of Corporal Punishment on Crime
___ (with Lesli Taylor) No Vital Organs There, So They Say
Mazlish, Elaine (with Adele Faber) Experts Speak Out on Punishment
Meeks, Brock N. Sins of the Father: A lesson in how not to protect children
Menninger, Karl Letter to Jordan Riak (GIF)
___ The Spirit of Vengeance
Mercer, Jean Coercive Restraint Therapies: A Dangerous Alternative Mental Health Intervention
Meza-Wilson, Anthony Safe Choices for Troubled Teens
Miedzian, Myriam
Time to teach the fourth "R"
Milburn, Michael (Intervied by Brian Braiker of Newsweek) See No Evil -- A political psychologist explains the roles denial, emotion and childhood punishment play in politics
Miller, Alice Alice Miller Index
___ The Body Never Lies: The Lingering Effects of Cruel Parenting
___ What is Hatred?
___ Barriers in the Mind
___ Body and Ethics
___ Cada golpe es una humillaciÛn
___ The crucial role of an enlightened witness or: Why must the existing law forbidding corporal punishment absolutely include our own children?
___ The Essential Role of an Enlightened Witness in Society
___ Every Smack is a Humiliation
___ Letter to College Students of all Nation
___ Lettre ouverte ‡ tous les responsables politiques
___ Mary and Joseph--Parents to emulate, A Message for Christmas
___ Offener Brief an alle verantwortlichen Politiker
___ An open letter to all responsible politicians from Alice Miller
___ Political Consequences of Child Abuse
___ Roots of Violence
___ Sheer Unadulterated Sadism
___ Spanking and The Wall of Silence
___ Spanking is Counterproductive and Dangerous
___ The Trauma of Childhood
___ VIOLENCE KILLS LOVE: Spanking, the Fourth Commandment and the Suppression of Authentic Emotions
___ The Wellsprings of Horror in the Cradle
___ What is Hatred?
Miller, Congressman George Correspondence with Attorney General John Ashcroft about alleged human rights violations of children in WWASPS facilities
Miller, Jill Young (with Alan Judd) Inside the House of Prayer
Miller, Pamela J. Thank You, Dad!
Montagu, Ashley Letter to Jordan Riak (JPEG)
___ Tactile Deprivation and Violence
___ Quoted in "Anthropologist Finds Psychological Seed of War in Baby Spanking"
Morgan, John J. B. Pernicious effects of punishment
Moss, Ruth J. Researchers find slower skill development in spanked toddlers
Mukerjee, Madhusree Hidden Scars -- Sexual and other abuse may alter a brain region
Murray, Andrew Wounds that will not heal
NASW - National Association of Social Workers (Suzanne Dworak-Peck, President) Connections Between School Corporal Punishment and Child Abuse Ignored
National Organization for Women -- Florida Chapter Corporal Punishment in Florida Schools -- A Resolution
National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children NSPCC calls for government rethink on hitting children following UN report
Neal, Isabelle Allgood Letter to Taylor D. August, Director Office for Civil Rights, Dallas
___ Presentation to the Beaumont (Texas) School Board
___ It's Time to Outlaw School Corporal Punishment
Neff, Barbara Serial child abuser finds easy prey in classrooms
NetZero Paddling in Alabama: A last Resort or a Field Day for Sadists?
Newberger, Eli H. Chapter 6 - Discipline and Punishment from The Men They Will Become
___ Letter to The New York Times about Baumrind's flawed study
___ Take action when kids are at risk
Newswise Belligerence among brothers and sisters can lead to violence later in dating relationships, according to a new study of Florida college students.
Ortiz-Monasterio, Gabriela Cada niÒo nace inocente
Parents and Teachers Against Violence in Education (PTAVE) Child Marriage: An issue whose time has come?
___ A Corporal Punishment Bibliography
___ Corporal Punishment to Children's Hands: A Statement by Medical Authorities as to the Risks
___ Corporal Punishment Exemption Form
___ Health Risks to Children Associated With Forced Retention of Bodily Waste A statement by healthcare professionals
___ Model Child-Protection Legislation
___ Open Letter to the American Psychological Association
___ Teacher Liability Protection: PTAVE's letter to Cal. Senators Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein
Pastore, Michael Demasiados padres todavia golpean equivocadamente--No hay ley en Los Estados Unidos que prohiba el castigo corporal a los menores de 18 aÒos
___ Too many parents still hitting on wrong idea-- No U.S. law forbids corporal punishment of citizens under 18
___ The Unsound Logic Behind Spanking: Beating Children To Teach Them To Be Kind
Patten-Hitt, Emma Childhood Abuse Changes the Developing Brain
Perlin, Eric In Search of the Famous Fine Line
Pfeiffer, Elizabeth Who are the real bullies?
Pierce, Barbara Commentary in The Braille Monitor, (May 1995)
Pitcher, Chris A letter of thanks from a 9-year-old boy (JPEG)
Pollard, Deana A. Dutton's All Wet On Spanking Bill
___ Excerpt from "Banning Corporal Punishment: A Constitutional Analysis"
Popcack, Gregory K. Ten Reasons I can't Spank
Poussaint, Alvin African American Leaders call on the Memphis School Board to ban paddling (PDF), Press Release of October 13, 2004:
___ Spanking Strikes Out
___ Then How Do I Discipline?
Prescott, James W. Ten Principles of Mother-Infant Bonding to Change the World
Quintilian Quintilian's observation on the smacking of students
R., J.K. Reframing the debate about spanking
Rachel Rachel's Testimony
Read, John Abuse 'triggers schizophrenia'
Repeal43 Committee Let's create a Canada fit for children. Let's stop hitting them.(1/4 page advertisement in The Globe, p. A 19, November 20, 2003. JPEG)
Resnick, Marlene Spanking Teaches Wrong Lessons
Ritchie, Jane and James But It Never Did Me Any Harm
Riak, Jordan Abuse in schools is out!
___ Abuse in schools is out! (PDF)
___ Abuse in the classroom -- A letter to the California State Legislature
___ Abuso escolar es anticuado!
___ Ask ten spankers
___ Bigotry by any other name
___ Bloody Streets of Oakland
___ BREAK THE HABIT! (Illustration)
___ Columbine by any other name
___ Corporal punishment in Pennsylvania schools
___ A dangerous message from folks who should know better
___ A Dark Day for Children in Wyoming
___ Deadly Restraint
___ In Defense of an Educator Accused of Child Abuse
___ Drive Drunk Responsibly
___ Duidelijke taal over slaan Dutch translation of Plain Talk about Spanking
___ Egyenes beszéd a verésrõl Hungarian translation of Plain Talk about Spanking
___ Essential Equipment for Mandated Reporters in Paddling States (Illustration)
___ Facing Down a Drill Sergeant Dad
___ Fiction and Fact -- Corporal Punishment in Schools, HTML PDF
___ Hablemos Francamente Sobre el Castigo FÌsico de los NiÒos, Spanish translation of Plain Talk about Spanking HTML PDF
___ How to Settle the School Corporal Punishment Controversy Overnight, Completely and for All Time
___ How to Prevent Violent Criminal Behavior in the Next Generation
___ If You Chastise Your Wife, Read This
___ Letter to Masschusetts State Legislators re: H.B 1787, 06/11/05
___ Letter to the Editor of The Memphis Flyer, "A ban against battering students is decades overdue," 10/15/04
___ Letter to the Members of the Memphis School Board and Reply to Member Patrice Robinson, 2/25/04
___ Letter to the Missouri Legislature in support of House Bill No. 1083
___ Letters to Missouri Rep. Shannon Cooper
___ Letter to School Board Members in Paddling Districts
___ Letter to a supporter of boot camps and wilderness programs
___ Letter to Texas Senator Bivins
___ Letter to The New York Times, 1/11/89
___ Letter to The New York Times, 5/3/01
___ Message to Friends/NoSpankList, 11,25,03 -- On a Personal Matter,
___ Message to Friends/NoSpankList, 7/27/00 -- Shaken Baby Syndrome: Virginia's 'Minimum Standards' reaches for a new, lower minimum
___ A Mississippi Gulag
___ Montana: Three angry letters
___ Old Woman in a Shoe (PDF)
___ On a Personal Matter - Message to Friends
___ Open Letter of Protest to the Parents of the Students of Dover Heights Boys' High School (1975)
___ Open Letter to Kim Gandy, President of National Organization for Women (NOW)
___ Open Letter to California Educators about the use of Forced Exercise as Punishment
___ Parents Beware -- An urgent warning about residential behavior-modification schools for teenagers
___ Parlar chiaro sulle sculacciate Italian translation of Plain Talk about Spanking
___ Parlons clair sur les claques, French translation of Plain Talk about Spanking HTML PDF
___ Plain Talk about Spanking HTML PDF PDF- Booklet art
___ Preparing Schoolchildren for Totalitarianism in the Land of the Free
___ Rape: Lesson No. 1(Illustration)
___ Reply to a Christian conservative who claims to be living proof of spanking's benefits
___ Request for Advice -- A letter to President and Mrs. Clinton
___ Respect for human rights begins at home
___ Responses to the American Academy of Pediatric's "The Short and Long term Consequences of Corporal Punishment," (Pediatrics Volume 98, No 4, October 1996-Supplement) and Dr. Diana Baumrind's statement quoted in the article
___ SCHOOL POLICY - Zero-tolerance for weapons and violence (Illustration)
___ Schoolchildren's felonious art -- Letter to Florida Atty. Gen. Charlie Crist
___ School principal Michael Wetton: A career in spanking
___ SCHOOL UNIFORMS: Seeing Schoolchildren as Canned Sardines
___ Shielding the perpetrator, blaming the victim -- A letter to the Grant Joint Union High School District Board of Trustees about dangerously abusive, illegal practices in their schools.
___ A spanking debate, almost -- Message to the NoSpankList, June 26, 2003
___ Sumptuary laws are un-American
___ Three Girls and Their Dolls
___ Time go get serious
___ Toxic Schools of Texas
___ Twenty good reasons to stop a bad practice
___ Viente razones suficientes para abandonar una practica nociva
___ A Visit to Goodland -- Understanding Teacher Liability Protection Legislation
___ Weasel Words Don't Protect Children: An analysis of Minnesota's pseudo-definition of child abuse
___ Where are the Christians who oppose corporal punishment?
___ Wyoming legislature commits an anti-child act in broad daylight -- Correspondence re: WY Legislation
Rice, Melinda Experts: Spanking Harms Children, Especially Girls
Rizal, JosÈ A Schoolmaster's Difficulties, Excerpt from Chapter 19 of Noli Me Tangere (1887)
Robertshaw, Corinne A blow against justice for children -- The decision that spanking is constitutional is strikingly retrograde
Rushdie, Salman Yes, This Is About Islam
Sagendorf, Thomas E. Corporal Punishment is morally wrong
___ What Would Jesus Do?
Salem, Ali I Want to Start a Kindergarten for Extremism
Schaefer, Margret (with Raymond Barglow) Spare the RodÖAnd Spare the Sarcasm
Scharf, Robert Control and the Innocence of the Child
___ (with Jim Duffy) Hitting People Isn't Right A response to the American Academy of Pediatric's "The Short and Long term Consequences of Corporal Punishment."
___ The Psychopath Next Door: The Prevalence and Function of Psychopathic and Dissociative Tendencies
___ Responds to a proponent of spanking
___ The Tide Is Turning
Scott, George Ryley The child which has been whipped into obedience is a pitiful object (PDF leaflet)
___ The origin and true purpose of the paddle (PDF leaflet)
Scottish Human Rights Centre Physical Punishment of Children
Seidman, Karen Principal fooled everyone -- How Wadsworth hid his pedophilia
Selcraig, Bruce Camp Fear
Sidis, Boris A lecture on the abuse of the fear instinct in early education
Sidman, Murray Positive Reinforcement at Home, in Institutions
Splitt, David The Abuse of Common Sense
Spock, Benjamin Comments on Spanking
___ Letter of endorsement to PTAVE
St. Louis Post-Dispatch Acting on Faith: Desperate Parents; Unregulated Reform Schools in Missouri
Stang, Debra L. Eight Dangerous Myths About Spanking
Starchild, Adam Rape as Punishment
Starr, Linda Are you a bully?
Stepp, Laura Sessions When Parents Hit Their Teenagers
Stillwater, Jane Why Do Violent Cartoons Make Children Feel Safe? -- Raising those little people who will shape the future of the world.
Straus, Murray A. Is it time to ban corporal punishment of children?
___ Spanking makes children violent, antisocial
___ Corporal punishment by mothers and cognitive development of children: A longitudinal study
___ Want smarter kids? Don't spank them
___ A Society Without Corporal Punishment
___ Una Sociedad Sin Castigo Corporal
___ Spanking teaches short-term lesson, but long-term violence, July 24, 1999
___ Letter to the Wall Street Journal, June 11, 2000
___ Demystifying the defenses of corporal punishment
___ Comments on Baumrind's data
___ Study: Do not spank
___ Two steps forward in the process of banning corporal punishment by parents.
___ (with Emily M. Douglas) Corporal Punishment and Dating Violence
Strauss, Stephen "Spanking in Moderation" Debunked
Susan Long-term Damage to Sexuality
Swan, Rita Introducer of two successful anti-corporal punishment resolutions to The United Methodist Church General Conference 2004 describes her strategy
Talbot, James C. Sociopathy and Spanking
___ Spanking as a Prejudice Against Children
Taylor, Lesli (with Adah Maurer) No Vital Organs There, So They Say
Teicher, Martin The neurobiology of child abuse - Negative effects on brain development and function
Tell, David The Baby Face of Hate
Tony Tony's letter to Greta Van Sustren
, Turner, Khary Kimani Teacher's Pets
United Nations The Convention on the Rights of the Child
___ United Nations Committee on Rights of Child
United Methodist Church UMC General Conference, May 3, 2004, resolution rejecting corporal punishment by parents and caretakers
___UMC General Conference, May 3, 2004, resolution calling for nationwide ban against corporal punishment in schools and child care
United States Congress 39th Congress prohibited corporal punishment, declared it "barbarous in character" and "degrading in influence," 1866
University of Iowa News Release UI Study: Elementary Schools Need A Lesson In Bathroom Breaks
Utting, William A licence to hit children that shames us all
Vachss, Andrew Today's Victim Could Be Tomorrow's Predator
Valusek, John People are Not for Hitting and Children are People Too
van Abbe, Richard Some Thoughts On The Dooley Verdict
Van Neste, Adrian The "Christian" Brothers robbed me of my innocence -- A letter to Project NoSpank
Wallerstein, James S. (with Adah Maurer) The Influence of Corporal Punishment on Crime
Warnes, Robin Robin's True Story and Testimony
Waters, Rob Corporal Punishment and Trauma
Weaver, Doyle A rattlesnake in the classroom
___ Destiny's law - A letter to Texas Senate Jurisprudence Committee
___ Texas' war on kids
Welsh, Ralph S. The Beaten May Become Beaters
___ The Belt, Adrenalin and Delinquency
___ Delinquency, Corporal Punishment, and the Schools
___ El cinturÛn, la adrenalina y la delincuencia
___ Most of the victims don't have a clue what "hit" them
___ Severe Parental Punishment and Aggression: The Link between Corporal Punishment and Delinquency
___ Spanking, not poverty, key to aggression
Wendy School Days Remembered
Wessel, Morris A. Letter to Jordan Riak (JPG)
Whitehurst, Teresa DON'T PLAY WITH FIRE! A letter to Brownwood (Texas) Independent School District
An Open Letter to Jamie Foxx: It Wasn't the Whippings, Jamie, It was the Love
___ Time to stop eleventh-hour parenting
Wyllie, Justin "But you didn't tell us what for, darling"

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