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They say that euthanasia is about ‘choice’, ‘human rights’, and ‘autonomy’. But what about the choice and rights and protection and human dignity of the victims of a euthanasia law. To legalise assisted suicide (euthanasia) would place large numbers of…

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Dear PM, will you keep your word?

There has been significant media coverage of the legal analysis we obtained from Chen Palmer regarding the actual effect of the anti-smacking law as opposed to what was promised by the politicians. Promises broken on anti-smacking law – 3 News…

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Smacking Doco Proves Real Harm of Law to Families

Media Release 6 July 2014 Family First NZ has just released a new documentary on the anti-smacking law “MUM ON A MISSION” featuring the experiences of five more families. This is the sequel to the documentary from 2011 “MY MUMMY’S…

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Gender Agenda Will Confuse Our Children

Bob McCoskrie – National Director, Family First NZ Published in NZ Herald today There has been no shortage of media reports lately regarding gender change – even of children. Last year the parents of a seven year old girl made…

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Soft Touch on Legal Highs Failing Communities

Media Release 2 April 2014 Family First says that the legislation governing legal highs is a ‘hospital pass’ to local councils, and families and communities are being put at a risk as a result. “Local communities do not want a…

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CEO Learns Marriage Support May Bring Punishment

CitizenLink 31 March 2014 Shortly after the Mozilla Corporation appointed its new CEO last week, employees took to Twitter brashly showcasing their displeasure. Some are calling for Brendan Eich to step down. Mozilla is behind the Firefox web browser. The…

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Child Abuse Rates Like A “Terminal Cancer” For NZ

Media Release 12 February 2014 Family First NZ says that the statistics in the Salvation Army Report related to child abuse in New Zealand represent a terminal cancer desperate for aggressive treatment. “The report makes grim reading and is a…

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Why Fight For Marriage?

Public Discourse 6 February 2014 One might grant, as I argued in my last two articles, that philosophy matters in general and on marriage—and that, with the right help, it can influence culture—but still wonder whether the marriage fight is…

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Free Morning-After Pill Morally Bankrupt, Medically Flawed

Media Release 14 Dec 2012 Family First NZ is labelling a decision by the Taranaki Health Board to hand out the ‘morning-after’ pill to children as young as 12 as morally bankrupt and medically flawed because the evidence suggests it…

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