1 - What year did Sweden become the first country to ban physical punishment to children?
2 - What two countries have NOT ratified the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child?
3 - According to the article, what penalties can parents expect if they are found guilty of physical punishing their children in Sweden?
4 - Do you believe that "spanking" of young children is acceptable? Is there an age limit? Do you think a law comparable to the one in Sweden would work in the United States? Why or Why not?