Read "For Some Parents, Shouting is the New Spanking:" http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/22/fashion/22yell.html?pagewanted=print
Answer these questions:
1.) Has yelling at our kids become part of our culture?
2.) Why do people think it is bad to spank?
3.) Is it better to be a parent that shouts or spanks? Explain your answer.
4.) How does any culture get its kids to listen and do what they expect?