Month: September 2017

Transition caused more problems than it solved

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The Guardian 16 September 2017 Family First Comment: Some fascinating statements in this piece… ““I started to realise that I could have dealt with my own issues so much better without changing my body because that has brought so many…


PM Wrong On Effects Of Redefining Marriage In NZ

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Daily Bulletin 22 September 2017 Family First Comment: Bill English was asked about the effects of same-sex marriage in New Zealand by the Australian media. We’ve had to set the record straight! Family First NZ says that New Zealand Prime…


Press Release: Physicians reject license to kill

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Media Release – American College of Pediatricians 20 September 2017 Family First Comment: A superb response from medical professionals in the USA. “Physicians recognize that every attempted suicide is a desperate cry for help. Depression, even suicidal depression, is eminently treatable.…


Disturbing – ACT will ‘push’ the abortion issue

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NewsHub 21 September 2017 Family First Comment: Euthanasia, marijuana, abortion – ACT want them all. #disturbing Called out ‘feminist’ politicians for failing to table bills on abortion Mr Seymour said politicians who call themselves feminists but have not written…


VALUE YOUR VOTE 2017: Anti-smacking Law

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A report last year analysing the 2007 anti-smacking law concluded that there was not a single social indicator relating to the abuse of children that had shown significant or sustained improvement since the passing of the law and that they’ve…


VALUE YOUR VOTE 2017: Binding Citizens Initiated Referenda

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If important issues can pass the very high threshold of firstly obtaining almost 300,000 valid signatures from New Zealand citizens, and then win a majority vote after the public debate, Parliament should be bound by the result. Unfortunately, politicians have…


Employee sacked for voting No in Plebiscite (Aust)

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Kids party entertainer ‘let go’ for same-sex marriage view hits back Stuff 21 September 2017 Family First Comment: Incredible. “Tolerance and diversity” – except if we disagree with you. Imagine if it was the opposite happening!  An Australian Christian kids…


VALUE YOUR VOTE 2017: Sex Education In Schools

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Parents have been horrified at groups coming in to schools and undermining the role and values of parents with sex education resources targeted at children as young as five which fail to take into account the emotional and physical development…


VALUE YOUR VOTE 2017: Gender Identity Ideology In Schools

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Our children are being indoctrinated with the message “Gender refers to how you identify, someone can identify as male, female, in between, both, or neither.” The PPTA has told secondary schools that “Gender identity refers to what a person thinks…