Should the Government Ban Smacking?
Elizabeth discusses on Sky News the UN resolution to ban smacking in the UK. Should children be the only group of people who are not protected from physical violence in the UK? Do children have a right to a violence-free childhood?
The author: Elizabeth O’Shea
Elizabeth O’Shea is a parenting specialist child behaviour expert and one of the leading parenting experts in the UK.
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