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Not funny: Viral video of boy being hit in the face make rounds on Facebook | Think Piece

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I routinely encounter disturbing videos in my Facebook news feed. Most aren’t worth acknowledging.

But a video of a little black boy named Josiah being hit in the face with a church program because he was yelling into his mother’s phone during church service, elicited a more urgent reaction. He was doing what small children do when they’re made to sit still and listen to loud music and adults yell for 2-3 hours. For any small child (and some adults), that is torture.

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