The Sarah Mills Show
A New York appeal court has ruled that an open handed spanking for kids is a reasonable use of force and not child abuse or assault. This after a man spanked his child for cursing at another adult at a party. Several other rulings in the US – including California and Minnesota have also allowed for corporal punishment. Is spanking OK?
The Regina Public School Division has confirmed that Balfour Collegiate is looking at changing the name of their sports teams which are currently known as the Redmen. This after Saskatoon’s Bedford Road Redmen changed their team name and logo after a complaint about racial stereotyping. Should we take a step back and just change any name that could be considered offensive all in one shot?
“Please”, “Thank-you”, “Excuse me” - phrases we don’t seem to hear as often these days – especially from children. Some parents feel manners are old-fashioned and not as relevant as they used to be. Have we forgotten our manners?
SGI reports it has seized 380
vehicles in just over two weeks as new Saskatchewan Traffic laws came into
effect June 27th. There were 271 license suspensions and 380
vehicle seizures for a total of 651. Impaired driving accounted for 189 of the
seizures, 60 more were for speeding. Are
we on the right track here? Will this improve drivers in Saskatchewan?