Author: McBlog2

Ex-prostitutes call for law change

Stuff.co.nz 22 November 2013 Former prostitutes and their advocates are calling for clients of sex workers to be prosecuted, saying the decriminalisation of the industry has failed them. Freedom from Sexual Exploitation director Elizabeth Subritzky told Parliament’s justice and electoral…

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Prostitutes say law changes have failed them

Radio NZ November 2013 Parliament’s been presented with two petitions today that deal with the exploitation of women and young girls. (Includes comments from Family First NZ ) http://www.radionz.co.nz/audio/player/2577206

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Lead Developer Of HPV Vaccines Comes Clean

Feel Guide 16 July 2013 Dr. Diane Harper was the lead researcher in the development of the human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccines, Gardasil™ and Cervarix™.  She is now the latest in a long string of experts who are pressing the…

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Even kids can figure it out, but the govt can’t… or won’t!

Children list causes of bad behaviour NZ Herald 21 November 2013 In Afghanistan the kids blame war and fighting, in the US it’s guns but New Zealand children say alcohol and drugs are two of the main triggers for violence…

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Pandering fuels obesity – study

NZ Herald 21 November 2013 A bleak picture of Kiwi children’s health is being painted at a paediatric conference this week, with experts warning that pandering parents are fuelling childhood obesity, and poor oral health is affecting their learning. The…

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‘Suspected child abuser’ if you admit you may use a smack?

Concern at move against suspected child abusers Stuff.co.nz 20 November 2013 Plans to clamp down on suspected child abusers will hurt kids and wrongly brand innocent parents, the privacy commissioner says. Commissioner Marie Shroff said the planned child harm prevention…

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NZ palliative care specialists reject euthanasia

BioEdge 16 November 2013 Palliative care is undermined by euthanasia and assisted suicide, according to many palliative care organisations. In Australia, where end-of-life issues are hotly debated, the peak palliative care body has joined the chorus of opposition. The Australia and…

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Why does the left want prostitution to be ‘a job like any other’?

Feminist Current 7 November 2013 …when our work is to normalize the industry rather than to provide exiting programs, social safety nets, public education programs, and other options for women who find themselves without a way to support themselves or…

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Google block on child porn: At last!

DailyMail 18 November 2013 Internet search results linked to child abuse are to be blocked across the world in a stunning U-turn by Google. The world’s biggest media firm has agreed to introduce changes which will prevent depraved images and videos from…

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What we’ve been asking for for years!

Call for stronger alcohol warnings NZ Herald 19 November 2013 Strong warning labels should be placed on all beer, wine and spirits as part of a plan to stop pregnant mothers from drinking, MPs say. The parliamentary health committee, in…

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