Are parents still allowed to strike their kids with a belt?

I see kids throwing tantrums all the time. They are always screaming at restaurants, malls, and even libraries. I'm 37, and I would sometimes throw tantrums at home because I knew I could at home. I only once threw a tantrum in public at my dad's company picnic. My mom stroke me with the belt so hard, that... show more I see kids throwing tantrums all the time. They are always screaming at restaurants, malls, and even libraries.

I'm 37, and I would sometimes throw tantrums at home because I knew I could at home. I only once threw a tantrum in public at my dad's company picnic. My mom stroke me with the belt so hard, that I never made a scene in public again.

Maybe we need to bring back the belt.


Are parents still allowed to strike their kids with a belt?
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