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Why do we have Children and Families Commissions?

According to the Dominion Post today Finance Minister Bill English is struggling to understand that two under-performing Commissions, combined together, would save a lot of money and make little difference to the output. The Office of the Children’s Commission should be scrapped and…

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Eating my words!

I said that the NZ Herald wouldn’t print my letter to the editor about Tapu Misa’s latest column because they ‘protect their own’, and based on the fact that every Op-ed I have written to challenge their editorials or columnists…

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Mum – I regret giving surrogate baby up

A warning for NZ lawmakers as they approach this subject in the near future AS Queensland’s first child born under the state’s surrogacy laws, Connor Harris’s arrival was a moment of unbridled happiness for proud parents Bentley and Matt Harris.…

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Maybe the ‘soft’ approach isn’t working!

From the Dominion Post Increasing female violence has contributed to a jump in the number of assaults at schools and educational institutes, says a principals’ representative who is advocating prison terms for repeat student offenders. The number of recorded offences…

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