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Based on controversy in my school district, I have been reminded that people simply don’t know how to fight well. I don’t mean they can’t throw punches, but they just can’t get anywhere with them. People do not (or cannot) articulate their concerns so they instead throw out bitter slurs.

The complete lack of tact being shown by my friends and neighbors has raised concern in me because, if we as adults cannot show some self control, how can we expect any more from our kids?

In come the three rules of clean fighting as stated in the Richardson household.

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