Month: August 2014

Poll: Assisted suicide opposition grows as evidence revealed (UK)

The Christian Institute 30 July 2014 Public opposition to assisted suicide grows dramatically when people are more informed of the arguments, a new poll has revealed. Figures show that many of those who initially express support for assisted suicide switch…

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11 months on…

Less than 10% of NZ couples with a Civil Union have converted to a marriage. (Why? Because they were quite happy with Civil Unions – no discrimination.) 25 same-sex couples have chosen a Civil Union since the law change. Thus…

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Politicians Rated On Family Values

Media Release 4 August 2014 Less than two months out from the general election, Family First NZ has launched their resource Value Your Vote 2014 which highlights the voting record of current MP’s on a number of controversial family and…

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The danger of surrogacy

Surrogate baby abandoned by parents Stuff co.nz 2nd August 2014 The Thai surrogate mother of a critically ill twin baby abandoned by his Australian biological parents says she is determined to bring him up in her impoverished village with her…

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Some politicians are a bad example

Letter to the Editor of the Dom Post published today Last week my 14-year-old son had the opportunity to attend the valedictory speech of Tariana Turia at Parliament.  He expressed shock that while Turia was delivering her speech, members of Parliament…

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See how Key cleverly takes Centre-stage

Stuff co.nz 1st August 2014 It was a bold strategic decision which has since repaid the courage required to make it several times over. In the run-up to the 2008 general election, John Key could so easily have cemented-in the…

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