In fact this is false, there is no spanking ban in Scotland, nor anywhere in the U.K.

For the benefit of disseminating solid parenting-system science, we felt it important to prepare a response to this editorial. The amount of utterly false information and scientifically debunked claims this opinion piece expresses is astonishing. It is a great disservice to society for people to propagate “anti-spanking” propaganda simply to further their uninformed feelings.”

The article is linked here. Our full response is in the PDF below