Month: October 2012

It’s much better – and much fairer

New child support scheme ‘flawed’ – opposition ONE News 1 Nov 2012 Proposed changes to the child support scheme will cost taxpayers $91 million to implement, opponents say. The Child Support Amendment Bill was reported back to Parliament from a…

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The Vindication of Mark Regnerus II

Public Discourse 31 Oct 2012 Mark Regnerus’s response to his critics shows more clearly that instability is characteristic of same-sex relationships and that stable same-sex parented households are virtually non-existent. Second of a two-part series. ….In the November 2012 issue…

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What happens when you discover stuff the Left doesn’t like?

Mark Regnerus and the Storm over the New Family Structures Study Public Discourse – 30 October 2012 Seldom has the publication of a dry, factual report in sociology caused such a storm of controversy. In June 2012, the bimonthly peer-reviewed…

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Vaccine plan bypasses GPs – and parents!

Timaru Herald 31 Oct 2012 Failure to get young girls to decide if they want to take up the HPV vaccination has prompted changes to the way it can be accessed in South Canterbury. From next year, 12-year-olds eligible for…

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Drugs in schools will rise – principals

Rotorua Daily Post 30 Oct 2012 Rotorua principals say it will be far easier for children to bring drugs to school if the Government goes ahead with a new bill. The Education Amendment Bill, which was introduced to Parliament this…

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Why a Good Person Can Vote Against Same-Sex Marriage

Dennis Prager – Townhall 30 Oct 2012 Next week voters in Maine, Maryland and Washington will vote on whether to redefine marriage to include same-sex couples. Given that there are good people on both sides of this issue, how are…

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Dutch children could have three or more parents

AFP 24 Oct 2012 Dutch kids may soon be able to have three or more mothers or fathers after the government said it was seeking to enshrine parenting rights for the Netherlands’ 25,000 children in gay families. “The justice ministry…

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Benefiting from the Bullying

Christian Post 26 Oct 2012 A report from a California-based research group on the third quarter earnings of Chick-fil-A has shown that the company experienced growth in its business during the fallout from this past summer’s controversy. According to Sandelman…

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Surgery and hormones can’t change Gender

The sad reality of trying to change one’s gender – and this is just one example. ‘I was born a boy, became a girl, and now I want to be a boy again’: Britain’s youngest sex swap patient to reverse…

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Specific charge of ‘domestic violence’ will catch repeat offenders

Judge Boshier makes some interesting points here Family violence sickens judge Marlborough Express 29 Oct 2012 Family violence is making New Zealand an unattractive place to live and New Zealanders need to front up to it, the principal family court…

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