Month: February 2016

Good palliative care could avoid need for euthanasia debate – expert

Stuff co.nz 17 February 2016 Family First Comment: “If palliative care was consistently high quality, accessible and saw more money spent on research for end of life drugs and services, New Zealand would likely not need to have the assisted…

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OPPOSING EUTHANASIA – Jeanette’s Story: 15 Years Later

In 2000, when Oregon resident, Jeanette Hall, had less than a year to live, she asked her cancer doctor for the pills to commit suicide. Dr. Kenneth Stevens got to know her better and inspired her to consider treatment. The…

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Watch: NZ’s longest-married couple

NZ Herald 16 February 2016 Family First Comment: The NZ Herald website has a nice video clip focusing on our Longest Married Couple 2016 winners!  Watch Now: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/life-style/news/video.cfm?c_id=1503081&gal_cid=1503081&gallery_id=157784 Keep up with family issues in NZ. Receive our weekly emails…

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Brothel’s fundraiser for kids charity slammed

NZ Herald 17 February 2016 Family First Comment: “How can we be serious about reducing sexual violence against women when brothels legitimise the sexual abuse and exploitation of vulnerable people? There is a healthy stigma against prostitution – and for…

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OPPOSING EUTHANASIA – Man of Steel

JJ’s family motto is “You can’t hurt steel.” When he was diagnosed with glioblastoma, the most aggresive form of brain cancer, he fights for his wife, his son, and his life.

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Brothel Fundraiser for Kids’ Charity Labelled ‘Tacky’

Media Release 16 Feb 2016 Family First NZ says that an attempt by a South Taranaki brothel to promote its business and normalise prostitution under the guise of a charitable fundraiser should be rejected by the charity concerned. “This is…

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California couple honored as longest-married in the US

Fox News 15 February 2016 Family First Comment: We beat the Americans 🙂 Only 80 years! A California couple honored as the longest-married couple in the U.S. said the key to lasting love is humor. “A sense of humor is…

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‘It’s the adults who need the telling off’- South Auckland brawl

TVNZ OneNews 16 February 2016   Family First Comment: “…Usually adults tell children off for unacceptable behaviour, but in this case it is the adults who need the telling-off.”   A video showing a young boy caught up in a mass brawl…

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