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Post-Dispatch columnist weighs in on Baltimore mom’s actions

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ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – The Baltimore woman seen on video smacking her teenage son for participating in Monday’s riots is being called “mother of the year” and “hero mom,” with even the mayor of Baltimore saying “more parents should be involved.”

But was this a case of discipline, or more like survival?

Aisha Sultan, a St. Louis Post-Dispatch writer who focuses on families and parents, visits Fox 2 News in the Morning to discuss her recent column about the slap seen around the world.