Month: May 2014

We certainly ain’t giving up on marriage

Marriage: Where Do We Go From Here? National Review Online 22 May 2014 In the media’s portrayal, people defending marriage as the union of a man and woman have been getting routed ever since the Supreme Court decision last June…

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Don’t Meddle With Marriage Definition Any More – Poll

Media Release 11 May 2014 A poll has found that there is overwhelming opposition to any further redefining of marriage to include arrangements such as polygamy and group marriage, and most people believe that parliament will be unlikely to further…

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The Porn Pandemic: The Devastating Effects on Children, Family and Society

The Porn Pandemic presents scientific evidence, expert commentary, and personal testimonies showing the addictive nature of pornography and how pornography addictions can lead to violence against women, prostitution, trafficking in persons, and sexual crimes against women and children. As former…

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Kiwis not the worst bingers – but nothing to cheer

Stuff co.nz 22 May 2014 Kiwis are knocking back the alcohol equivalent of 826 bottles of beer a year each – but our binge-drinking culture may not be as bad as feared. The latest Global Status Report on Alcohol and…

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Good old French! Another rogue Green MP

French MPs turn backs on anti-spanking debate The Local 20 May 2014 France seems no nearer to banning the spanking of children, known as la fessée, after a planned debate in parliament to discuss a proposed bill was halted. Members…

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What young people are REALLY concerned about

Google first call for upset youth: survey NZ Herald 21 May 2014 Google now beats talking to friends for young Kiwis with emotional or health problems, a survey has found. The Colmar Brunton national survey of 403 people aged 16…

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Shock! Horror! The V-word makes a comeback!

I’m a virgin and I’m glad about that’ The Telegraph 19 May 2014 Phin Lyman, 18, is my new hero. The schoolboy has just written about his virginity in his school’s magazine, explaining that he doesn’t want ‘casual sex’ and…

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5 Ways to Accurately Cover Marijuana Policy Issues in the Media

Huffington Post 19 May 2014 The world of marijuana is changing. And that means the world of marijuana-related news stories is also changing. With two states having legalized the drug, there is certainly a lot to write and talk about.…

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When businesses speak up for real ‘marriage’ – A horror story

LifeSiteNews 16 May 2014 First, they lost their show. Now David and Jason Benham’s business is threatened, as SunTrust Banks pulled all its properties from the brothers’ real estate company, as well as several other franchisees. All, it seems, over…

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Toddlers medicated for ADHD raises concerns

New York Times 16 May 2014 More than 10,000 American toddlers 2 or 3 years old are being medicated for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder outside established pediatric guidelines, according to data presented on Friday by an official at the Centers…

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