How Public Schools Would Benefit from Modeling the Concept of Reparations

Punishment just for the sake of inflicting pain doesn’t correct anti-social behavior

Walter Rhein
Bouncin’ and Behavin’ Blogs
7 min readMay 21, 2024

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Image by Walter Rhein, author — Drawing by his daughter

When I was in grade school I got kicked in the head. At the moment of impact, I thought my attacker had killed me. The pain hit a moment later, and two hours after that I threw up, lost my balance…

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Walter Rhein
Bouncin’ and Behavin’ Blogs

I have 10+ years experience as a certified English and Physics teacher. 20+ years of experience as an editor, journalist, blogger and novelist.