Month: January 2011

Focus on marriage – not Facebook

Facebook increasingly implicated in divorce Telegraph (UK) 21 Jan 2011 For most people, Facebook is a harmless way to keep in touch with friends and family. But flirtations on the social networking site are now becoming a major factor in…

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Kids are not accessories

A superb article by Miranda Devine in the Australian papers CONCEPTION is never easy. But the growing trend of surrogate babies for celebrities severely devalues the role of modern parents and their children alike. When Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban…

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Why Just ONE Case, Minister?

Commission of Inquiry into Abuse – Not Just One Case Media Release 20 January 2011 Family First NZ says that the independent ministerial inquiry into a horrific child abuse case inititiated by Minister of Social Development Paula Bennett does not…

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Family Movies Rule!

Toy Story 3 made 21 times more money than all four R-rated nominees for Best Picture combined at the Golden Globes last night. In the top 17 movies of 2010, not one was rated R. Basically, Family Movies RULE!

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To think we could make it safe for them!

From the Christchurch Press yesterday, we see further evidence that the decriminalisation of prostitution has done nothing to protect women. A drug-addicted Christchurch prostitute bailed after admitting dishonesty offences to support her habit was today remanded in custody after committing…

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Residential Brothel Near PM Welcomed

Media Release 16 January 2011 Family First NZ is welcoming news that a residential brothel has started operating in the area where the Prime Minister lives.  “The dysfunctional laws governing brothels and street prostitution are not going to be tackled…

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Worrying teen attitudes to drugs

From the Dominion Post today Young teenagers have a negative view of methamphetamine, or P, but see little difference between illicit drugs cannabis and ecstasy and legal drugs alcohol and tobacco, a new survey has found. The UMR Research work,…

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