Category: Uncategorized

Surrogacy: No Laughing Matter

Public Discourse 15 April 2018 Family First Comment: An important commentary on an issue that there is little discussion, analysis or debate on in the NZ media “Surrogacy is no laughing matter at all. It’s a big business that exploits,…

Share

Brendan McNeill: Christians should be able to express a scriptural view

NZ Herald 20 April 2018 Family First Comment: Superb commentary bringing some much needed balance in the media – at last! “The openly homosexual chief executive of Qantas, Alan Joyce, was deeply offended by Folau’s tweet, and threatened to withdraw…

Share

New Zealand’s ‘hidden killer’ on the roads – Marijuana and P

New Zealand’s ‘hidden killer’ on the roads – AA calls for urgent roadside drug testing TVNZ One News 20 April 2018 Family First Comment: More reasons for opposing the Drug Foundation’s ‘soft’ touch on drug use www.saynopetodope.nz The AA is…

Share

Polyamory: How does dating multiple partners work?

NewsHub 18 April 2018 Family First Comment: Yep – just as we predicted! But it’s ‘marriage equality’. Consenting adults. Love is love. Apparently… www.ProtectMarriage.nz Many will have heard the phrase “threes a crowd”, but for some New Zealanders in romantic…

Share

Outrage as world’s first euthanasia machine to be unveiled

NewsHub 18 April 2018 Family First Comment: This is how sick, and how far, supporters of euthanasia will go. It’s not about ‘death with dignity’. It’s about suicide on demand. www.rejectassistedsuicide.nz Warning: This article contains sensitive content that may distress…

Share

Genuine therapists fight ‘tainted’ massage sector image

NZ Herald 18 April 2018 Family First Comment: Family First quoted in this article, asking for a review of the Prostitution Reform Act which has failed both communities and vulnerable and abused women (and some men) who work in the…

Share

Ecpat NZ: Kiwis in denial about human trafficking and exploitation

NZ Herald 18 April 2018 Training programmes are being launched in direct response to human trafficking and exploitation concerns in New Zealand. But Kiwi anti-child sex trafficking group Ecpat Child Alert NZ says many here are “in denial” that trafficking…

Share

Jacqui de Ruiter: Where are the women in abortion law-reform discussion?

NZ Herald 16 April 2018 Family First Comment: Superb commentary: “Terry Bellamak, national president of ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa, outlined its hopes for the commission in a column for the Herald of April 6. She made no mention of women…

Share

Exposed: Human trafficking happening right here in NZ

NewsTalk ZB 16 April 2018 Family First Comment: No surprises, unfortunately, when prostitution is decriminalised and legitimised At least three investigations probing the scale of human trafficking in New Zealand are underway as examples of restaurant workers being underpaid and…

Share