Month: March 2016

Big brands take aim at Wicked Campers

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NewsHub 29 March 2016 Family First Comment: Our complaints to Coke, Pepsi and Disney are paying off! πŸ™‚ Tourists driving vans hired from Wicked Campers might want to take extra care on the roads from today, as any insurance they’ve…


Baby ate cannabis oil as dad bagged P

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NZ Herald 29 March 2016 Family First Comment: Yet ANOTHER story showing the link between marijuana and P. But of course we’re told that by decriminalising marijuana, the link will disappear. Yeah right! A baby ate a cannabis oil capsule…


Garden centres defy retail law

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NZ City 25 March 2016 Family First Comment: Most people seemed to be in their cars on Good Friday, not in their gardens! A garden centre operator defying Easter trading laws says it’s getting plenty of positive feedback from customers.…


Families Are Loving The Easter Holiday

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Media Release 25 March 2016 Family First NZ says that families throughout NZ are taking advantage of the long weekend and public holidays to travel, visit friends and family, and holiday together, and the current limits on Easter trading are…


Open Letter to the Prime Minister

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LARRY BALDOCK 24 Mar 2016: (Larry was a key organiser and promoter of the 2009 anti-smacking referendum which was ignored by the PM). Dear John, I can understand if you might be feeling a little disappointed after the referendum result.…


Regular Marijuana Use Linked to Economic and Social Problems

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NewsWeek 23 March 2016 Family First Comment: This NZ study – reported worldwide – is ample warning not to decriminalise a harmful drug “”Regular long-term users also had more antisocial behaviors at work, such as stealing money or lying to…


PM Committed To Cleaning Up Wicked Campers

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Media Release 24 March 2016 Family First NZ is welcoming statements by the Prime Minister today on More FM that Wicked Campers is on the radar of the government to force them to clean up their act. READ ABOUT OUR…


Tourists Start Censoring Wicked Campers

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Media Release 23 March 2016 Family First NZ is welcoming the actions of customers of Wicked Campers who are now covering over offensive messaging with gaffer tape. According to the Rotorua Daily Post, a van load of Australian tourists in…


Smacking a child does not transform a parent into a criminal (Aust)

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The Advertiser 21 March 2016 Family First Comment: Well said! β€œIt is very important that parental conduct which is not considered unreasonable in the Australian community should not be stigmatised as criminal offending in a criminal court.” AN Air Force…


Gender Ideology Harms Children – American College of Pediatricians

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The American College of Pediatricians urges educators and legislators to reject all policies that condition children to accept as normal a life of chemical and surgical impersonation of the opposite sex. Facts – not ideology – determine reality. Human sexuality…