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What My Son Slamming His Bedroom Door Taught Me About Being a Better Parent

The “non-aggression principle” (NAP) is, for the uninitiated, a life’s philosophy in which adherents view any initiation of force as morally wrong. I have personally committed myself to living by this principle to the best of my ability. It has brought me a much greater level of happiness and joy in my life and, since I want my children to also be happy, I teach my children about the NAP and encourage them to abide by it as well.

Last night my oldest son slammed his bedroom door. Continue reading