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Birth Certificates To Be Based On Ideology Not Biology

Media Release 11 August 2018 Family First NZ says that politicians will vote on a law change which will further deem birth certificates meaningless. This comes as a result of a decision by the Government and Administration select committee to…

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MPs recommend easier process to change sex on birth certificate

Radio NZ News 11 August 2018 Family First Comment: The politicians promote ideology over biology, confusion over reality. “A report released yesterday by the Governance and Administration Committee has recommended that people be able to change the nominated sex on…

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Children’s Minister Tracey Martin wants online pornography to be regulated

NZ Herald 10 August 2018 Family First Comment: This is exactly what an expert panel on the harms of pornography would investigate. (But we’re still waiting on the politicians to respond !)www.PornInquiry.nz New Zealand could follow the United Kingdom in…

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Mothers would get bereavement leave for miscarriages under new bill

NewsHub 9 August 2018 Women who have a miscarriage at any stage in their pregnancy would be entitled to bereavement leave under a new Member’s Bill drawn from the ballot. Labour MP Ginny Andersen’s bill would make it explicit that…

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Miscarriage Bereavement Leave Should Include Post-Abortion

Media Release 9 August 2018 Family First NZ is welcoming and supporting a private members bill which allows for bereavement leave for a miscarriage, but says that the leave should be extended to also cover post-abortion bereavement leave. “We absolutely…

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Coen Lammers: What it’s really like living with Down syndrome

NZ Herald 9 August 2018 Family First Comment: “Iceland has reached a near-100 per cent termination rate, while last year only four births with Down syndrome were recorded in Denmark. Before the New Zealand medical community quietly eliminates one section…

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Children are being euthanised in Belgium

NZ Herald 7 August 2018 Family First Comment: The 11y/o had cystic fibrosis – but treatment enables people to live to their 30’s and longer. “Everywhere else in the world, the law reflects powerful human intuitions, moral and practical: that…

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Deborah Hill Cone: Stop dumping kids in ‘factory farms’

NZ Herald 6 August 2018 Family First Comment: A controversial but timely commentary (will this be classified as hate speech now?!) “Little children, babies even, are farmed out to for-profit childcare centres, sometimes for 10 hours a day, because their…

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