Jessica A. Ritter is an associate professor of social work at Pacific University Oregon in Forest Grove.
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Wednesday, September 24, 2014
The United States Should Ban Spanking
I have learned that the best way to start a heated argument at a dinner party in the U.S. is to argue that parents should not be allowed to spank their children. Approximately 70 percent of Americans agree that "it is sometimes necessary to discipline a child with a good, hard spanking," according...
Saturday, June 25, 2011
Federal Spending: With Regard to Children's Welfare, Bucks Stop Here
Think seniors are the victims in the current federal budget debate? Think again.