1. Spanking teaches children two dangerous lessons: that hitting people is okay and that violence works.

2. Spanking destroys self-esteem, damages children's ability to learn and sets the stage for future emotional problems.

3. Children learn good behavior by imitating good behavior and respect by being respected.

Get the facts now about the dangers of spanking. For your free copy of Plain Talk about Spanking or additional copies of this notice, write: PTAVE, P.O. Box 1033, Alamo, CA 94507-7033. Visit our Web site, "Project NoSpank" at

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