Month: July 2011

Why the Green Paper will fail

The Green Paper on child abuse will fail for the following reasons: * the response of Labour and Greens to the Green Paper on abuse released by the government today proves that politicians must be removed from the process. The…

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The views of Key and Goff on Family and Moral Issues

At the recent Forum on the Family, John Key and Phil Goff responded to questions on faith, marriage, abortion, parental notification, euthanasia, loan sharks, same sex adoption and marriage, law and order, child abuse, the anti-smacking law, and more! (find…

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Commission of Inquiry Into Abuse Will Avoid ‘Petty Politics’

Media Release 25 July 2011 Family First NZ is repeating its call for a non-political Commission of Inquiry into the unacceptable levels of child abuse in NZ and says that the response of Labour and Greens to the Green Paper…

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Lobby group wants inquiry into child abuse

Interesting. National Radio is doing a feature on child abuse on Sunday morning Insight. Having interviewed many many experts on the issue, they’ve picked up on our calls for an independent Commission of Inquiry into child abuse Family First wants…

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Families deserve the truth – don’t depend on the media

The media are avoiding the issue The politicians don’t want to know about it But families deserve the truth! The media have, apart from some print media, largely ignored the documentary “My Mummy’s A Criminal” questioning a government report and…

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Same-Sex Marriage Research Disputed

MEDIA RELEASE 19 July 2011 Family First NZ is disputing a Research NZ poll on same-sex marriage saying that similar polling in March suggests the exact opposite. “The Research NZ poll of just 500 people found that 60% of those…

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