This is post 3 of 4 on Bullying. You might want to go back and read the earlier parts: Bullying Part 1: Bullying Bullying Part 2: Bullying and Spanking Here are the important parts from that we established before: Bullying is the use of force, threat, or coercion to dominate others. Spanking is the use of violence against children in an attempt to coerce a child’s behavior. Spanking is a parent bullying a child. In this post, I want to talk about various parenting behaviors and techniques. In particular, I want to talk about “normal” parenting that is, in fact, bullying. Spoiler alert: Most parenting techniques are bullying!