Month: July 2014

Ryan T. Anderson – What is Marriage?

Ryan Anderson is a co-author of What Is Marriage? Man and Woman: A Defense, and the William E. Simon Fellow at the Heritage Foundation. This is the Video of the lecture Ryan Anderson gave at Stanford earlier this spring has…

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Colorado sees rise in number of homeless after cannabis legalised

The Telegraph 28 July 2014 Colorado’s legalisation of cannabis has led to an increase in the number of young people living on the streets, local shelters have said. The US state made history in January this year by becoming the first…

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Michael Laws gets smack warning

NZ Herald 27 July 2014 Police have given former Wanganui mayor Michael Laws a formal warning after he was accused of smacking his child. The polarising ex-MP and talkback host was investigated after the alleged incident at Whanganui Hospital last…

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European Court: Gay Marriage is not a Human Right

C-Fam.org 25 July 2014 The highest human rights court in Europe shattered hopes that it would judicially impose same-sex marriage when it told a male to female transsexual and his wife that a civil union should be good enough for…

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10 Good Reasons To Change The Anti-Smacking Law – Reason #6 – Bella

Bella applied to have custody of her two grandnephews aged 3 & 5. They had been in foster care all their life and had been moved throughout various whanau unsuccessfully. CYF acknowledged that they had both medical and behavioural difficulties…

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“Death coaching”: The slippery slope of decriminalising euthanasia

The Australian News 25 July 2014 THE term “death coaching” is how Judi Taylor describes the tragic suicide of her 26-year-old son Lucas in a deserted park in Germany.  “It was death-coaching, not life coaching, that killed him,” says the…

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It’s about time the exit death industry was investigated

OnLineOpinion 23rd July 2014 Bouquets to Jeff Kennett and the Beyond Blue organisation for their clear and appropriate condemnation of the actions, or rather inactions, of Dr Philip Nitschke in relation to the suicide death of a Perth man in…

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Conservatives Write Assertive New Script to Fight Abortion (US)

New York Times 24 July 2014 It was not on the public schedule for the Republican National Committee’s spring meeting at the stately Peabody Hotel in downtown Memphis. But inside a conference room, a group of conservative women held a…

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Medical board suspends ‘Dr Death’

3News 24 July 2014 Euthanasia campaigner Philip Nitschke had his medical registration suspended by the Australian Medical Board (AMB) last night. The board believes he “presents a serious risk to public health and safety”, reports ABC News. Dr Nitschke, often…

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