Violence In The Home
Updated: Feb 12
In 1960, in my home town, it was completely normal to drive a car across town while drinking a six pack, without a seatbelt on.
Once upon a time, you could walk to your local pharmacy to pick up a prescription for methamphetamines or LSD to cure common ailments such as anxiety, depression, or itchy eyes.
Human sacrifice used to be a cultural norm. Not enough rain this harvest season? No problem. Kill a teenager.
Slavery wasn’t outlawed in the United States until 1863.
It used to be perfectly acceptable to hit a child when they were getting out of line.
If you spank a child, they will have a stronger memory of being spanked than of what you are trying to teach them by spanking.
It starts at home.