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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A mother told aviation police she slapped her crying 13-month-old daughter on a flight between Dallas and Albuquerque because the child kicked her, authorities said. The explanation came after Southwest Airlines flight attendant Beverly McCurley reported taking the child from the mother during Monday's flight after seeing the child slapped on the face and hearing passengers complain. The incident has sparked an online debate about when onlookers should intervene in child discipline. McCurley also told authorities the child had a black eye. Both parents told aviation poli
Originally posted by DOADOA
this shouldn't even be in the news. a mother disciplining her own child and the whole world has to open their mouth on it. she has every right to do what she did and everyone else need to stfu. people are so brave when a women and her daughter is involved but in a real crisis they would buckle. they'd walk pass a woman being harass by teenagers and keep their mouth shut when a guy is abusing his wife/girlfriend in public.
events are unfolding around the world and this should not have gooten the kind of attention it did.