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Drug victim Anna Wood’s dad: Pill testing won’t work

Family First Comment: A powerful letter from a dad “How could Anna have taken her drug safely? How many other grieving parents who have lost their babies to drugs have experienced this pressure from the harm minimisation campaigners? It was on…

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America’s Opioid crisis

Radio NZ News 30 January 2019 Family First Comment: And they think they can ‘regulate’ the marijuana industry! Not when Big Marijuana sees the dollars. #PeopleBeforeProfit www.VoteNO.nz When two pharmacies in a tiny town of less than 3 thousand people fill…

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Pill testing is a furphy that can only spread drug usage

Pill Testing: Arguments For and Against Catholic Weekly 24 January 2019 Family First Comment: “Advising a potentially allergic user to take only half a 100 per cent pure MDMA pill won’t help anymore than eating half a peanut instead of the…

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Are the negative health impacts of cannabis being drowned out?

Radio NZ 23 January 2019 Former New York Times reporter Alex Berenson says the science that points to long term issues related to pot use is getting drowned out by the push to legalize use around the world. He analyses international…

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Medsafe investigating claims on cannabis billboard

Stuff co.nz 18 December 2019 Family First Comment: “A spokesman for Medsafe, the regulator for medicines and medical devices,​ said it was not correct to say that all cannabis is medicine.” Exactly. Read our summary www.SayNopeToDope.org.nz/medicinal Medsafe is “looking into” New…

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Why parenting can’t be outsourced to a pill tester

Sydney Morning Herald 3 January 2019 Family First Comment: Excellent commentary – and totally relevant to NZ setting… “As parents, we spend so much of our time trying to invest our values into our children and then what happens? A politician comes…

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Woman who ‘changed’ race claims her babies will be born black

News.com.au 22 January 2019 Family First Comment:  Based on the justification for choosing your gender, why not choose your race as well.  #equality A model who was born a white woman, but now identifies as black after tanning injections changed her…

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Man credited with decriminalizing drugs in Portugal not sure legal cannabis is the right move

CTV News 12 October 2018  The man who helped Portugal decriminalize all drugs isn’t yet sure if Canada’s plan to legalize cannabis is the right one. Joao Goulao, the current national drug coordinator for Portugal, says his country will be…

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Marijuana has ‘potentially devastating effects on young people’ – Bennett

Radio NZ News 23 January 2019 Family First Comment: “She said the government’s smokefree goals clashed with its plans to hold the referendum and was contributing to its “ad hoc” and “confused” approach to drug reform.”  #SayNopeToDope  www.VoteNo.nz National’s new spokesperson…

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