Month: September 2014

Confirmed – Green support for abortion-up-to-birth for disabilities

The Leading Edge 18 September 2014 In the months since they launched their abortion policy, the NZ Green Party have been adamant in their public assertions that their new policy will not legalise abortion-up-to-birth for persons with disabilities – but…

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YOU Are The Kingmaker, Not Them!

This is our final email before you vote on Saturday. And it’s a reminder that your vote matters – to families. Do you know which parties will oppose upcoming attempts to decriminalise euthanasia, abortion, and marijuana? Which parties will fix…

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Euthanasia clinic reprimanded for death of stroke victim

Dutch News 27 August 2014 A special clinic set up to help people whose doctors do not support euthanasia has been reprimanded for failings when it helped an elderly woman who did not want to live in a nursing home…

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Long day-care ‘form of child abuse’

Sunshine Coast Daily 16 September 2014 A RESPECTED pediatrician and vice-president of the leading advocacy body for prevention of child abuse and neglect says leaving babies in long-day care can be a form of child abuse. Dr Sue Packer, Canberra’s…

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Protect Marriage When You Vote

In 2013, the politicians IGNORED thousands of your submissions. They IGNORED calls for a referendum on a massive cultural change, at the same time as demanding a referendum on state asset sales! They demanded their right for a conscience vote,…

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Greens Take Nanny State To A New Level

Media Release 16 Sep 2014 Family First NZ is labelling the Green’s ‘welcome package’ for newborns policy as wasteful and misdirected. “This policy is taking ‘nanny state’ to a new level but indicates just how much the Greens want to…

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Why Steve Jobs was a low tech parent

Mercatornet 15 September 2014 In an announcement that coincides with the release of the Apple iPhone 6 Plus—a predicted preteen must-have—New York Times tech columnist Nick Bilton tells us that Steve Jobs (1955–2011), Apple co-founder and pioneer of the Mac,…

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Let’s talk about sex – but not with 7-year-olds

Stuff co.nz 16 September 2014 Children as young as 7 are the new target for the birds-and-the-bees chat in British classrooms – but school leaders here say it is parents who need to take responsibility for sex education. The Liberal…

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