Month: August 2015

Minister voted against earlier Easter trading bill

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Stuff co.nz 25 August 2015 Workplace relations minister Michael Woodhouse voted against liberalising Easter Trading laws just three years ago. Woodhouse has just passed the baton to councils saying they will now decide whether shops can open on Easter Sunday.…

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LISTEN: Ryan T. Anderson on Newstalk ZB

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Ryan Anderson. author of just-released “Truth Overruled: The Future of Marriage and Religious Freedom” spoke with Newstalk ZB’s Leighton Smith on Tuesday 25 August. A superb discussion! Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4

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Paid Parental Leave Values Parenting

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Media Release 26 Aug 2015 Family First NZ is calling on the government to value parenting and the important role of mothers and fathers during the early years of our children and support the Paid Parental Leave bill. “Families are…

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Govt Attacks Family Time With Liberal Easter Laws

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Media Release 25 August 2015 Family First NZ is slamming the government for its intention to liberalise Easter trading laws and questions how long before Christmas day and Anzac day are also liberalised. They are also criticising the National party…

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New review: Assisted suicide becomes ‘routine’ if legalised

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The Christian Institute 20 August 2015 A new review of a wide range of evidence on assisted suicide has revealed that the practice becomes more widespread and more routine in places where the law has been changed. The guide, produced…

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“Shut Up, Bigot!”: The Intolerance of Tolerance

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MercatorNet 20 August 2015 America is in the midst of a raging national debate on issues surrounding sexuality and gender. If you dare to suggest that gender is determined by sex and is immutable, that same-sex sex acts are immoral,…

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The 5 most horrifying revelations in the newest Planned Parenthood video

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LifeSiteNews 19 August 2015 Today’s video just might be the most horrifying of the seven videos released by the Center for Medical Progress exposing Planned Parenthood’s practice of harvesting and selling the body parts of aborted babies. But then again…

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Profit motive behind Hilton porn ban – expert

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3News 19 August 2015 Conservative lobby groups have congratulated hotel operator Hilton following its decision to stop letting guests watch porn, but could it just be all about the money? That’s the opinion of travel writer Anne van Dyke, who…

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