In the latest case of tough love parenting in China, a boy caught by his parents watching too much TV is made to watch television for hours as a punishment. Photo: SCMP composite/Handout
In the latest case of tough love parenting in China, a boy caught by his parents watching too much TV is made to watch television for hours as a punishment. Photo: SCMP composite/Handout

‘This is too harsh’: parents in China punish son who watches too much television with all-night TV binge, take turns to keep him awake — dividing public opinion

  • The case of a boy in China forced to stay up all night watching television as punishment for his TV obsession divides public opinion
  • The boy’s mother says the punishment will have a positive effect on her son, but many online felt it was too severe

In the latest case of tough love parenting in China, a boy caught by his parents watching too much TV is made to watch television for hours as a punishment. Photo: SCMP composite/Handout
In the latest case of tough love parenting in China, a boy caught by his parents watching too much TV is made to watch television for hours as a punishment. Photo: SCMP composite/Handout
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