Month: April 2017

22,334-Signature Petition For Porn Harm Inquiry Presented

Media Release 11 April 2017 A petition calling on an expert panel to investigate the public health effects and societal harms of pornography will be presented to Parliament tomorrow (Wednesday). The petition has received 22,334 signatures in just two months…

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Primary schools at ‘breaking point’ over violent children

Radio NZ News 10 April 2017 Family First Comment: Most of the Principals blame poverty, but the Principal of Manurewa East School gets it right…. “There’s many factors, from the fact that they’re sometimes on devices all day long, they’re…

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Government Botches Easter Trading Laws For Families

Media Release 10 April 2017 Family First NZ says the liberalisation of the Easter trading law by the Government has completely failed to solve the problem it was supposed to solve, and has resulted in rushed decisions, often against the…

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Bob McCoskrie: A letter to my teen daughters about consent, rape culture and mongrel guys

Stuff co.nz 9 April 2017 OPINION: You thought you know Family First founder Bob McCoskrie’s conservative views? Then this may surprise you.  No more victim-blaming, he says. To my daughters, There’s been a huge public discussion about “consent” and “rape culture”, and…

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Family First start Easter campaign

Hawkes Bay Today 8 April 2017 Family First Comment: Famous in Hawkes Bay!  Family First have started a campaign against the new law of allowing local authorities to decide whether they want to trade on Easter Sunday. The campaign, Keep…

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Opinion – Here we go Looby Loo with transgender toilets (UK)

DailyMail 7 April 2017 Family First Comment: Very good piece…. “This is just the tip of the ‘trans’ tyranny, which has been driven by a vindictive, gobby minority within a minority — egged on by the usual Left-wing rabble and…

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Dictatorial Approach to Family Holidays Will Be Fought

Media Release 7 April 2017 Family First is rubbishing suggestions that families pulling their children out of school for family holidays is a form of truancy and will challenge any moves by Education officials in NZ to follow the UK…

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Furious row over gender-neutral toilets – by women! (UK)

Barbican to review its gender-neutral toilets after furious row breaks out Evening Standard 6 April 2017 Family First Comment: Hilarious. Signs outside the London art centre’s cinema screen have been changed to say “gender-neutral with cubicles” and “gender-neutral with urinals”.…

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STRANGE: Euthanasia debate linked to ‘putting animal down’

Euthanasia: How is it done, and what’s it like putting down something you’ve vowed to care for? Stuff co.nz 5 April 2017 Family First Comment: Supporters of euthanasia compare euthanasia to putting animals down (which the SPCA probably does every…

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