Month: August 2011

Be careful when you quote Psychiatrists!

From Fox News (and many other concerned media reports around the world) A group of psychiatrists and other mental health professionals say it’s time to change the way society views individuals who have physical attractions to children. The organization, which…

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Family First Midweek Update 30 Aug 2011

Hey! – even Justin Bieber likes us “…always remember to keep family first.”                   Teen Choice Awards 7 August 2011   ALCOHOL LAW REFORM 1.Festering Sore of Alcohol Harm To Be ‘Tickled’ Family First Media Release 26 August 2011 Family First NZ says…

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Ignoring the ‘elephant in the room’

From the NZ Herald Children in poorer neighbourhoods are being admitted to hospital as victims of assault, neglect or maltreatment at a rate more than five times that of children in wealthier neighbourhoods, a report has found. The Children’s Social…

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Alcohol Non-Reform

Reported in the Dominion Post A bill banning dairies from selling liquor and forcing supermarkets to hide it away is “devoid of any substantial measures” and was more like a “non-reform bill”, critics say. The select committee that considered the…

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