Month: July 2018

Mike Hosking: Time to stop the cannabis madness

NewsTalk ZB 25 July 2018  Here’s my frustration with everyone wanting to decriminalise dope. Firstly, it’s way more complex than just a vote. And as much as I value democracy, I also value the health of a society and we are not doing a very good job…

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Businesses Take Strong Stand Against “Naked Attraction”

Media Release 24 July 2018 Family First NZ says that almost all of the businesses who have advertised during TVNZ2’s “Naked Attraction” have now requested to TVNZ that their advertisements be no longer associated with the programme. Companies that have…

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Garth McVicar: Family breakdown is behind our high prison numbers

Stuff nz co 24 July 2018 Family First Comments: Well said, Garth… “How did one of the safest countries in the Western world end up spiralling to a totally unacceptable level of crime. Why is it that even locking people…

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Home abortions are dangerous for women: here’s ten reasons why

Society for the Protection of Unborn Children 11 July 2018 Family First Comment: Compulsory reading for anyone who is concerned for the health and wellbeing of women… www.chooselife.nz Here are ten reasons why allowing the abortion pill to be taken…

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Incomplete Drug Poll Ignores Major Concerns

Media Release 24 July 2018 Family First NZ is rejecting calls for the laws on marijuana to be changed, and warns that the polling by drug advocates is failing to ask crucial questions. “What this poll does confirm is that…

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Yet More Businesses Boycotting TVNZ’s “Naked Attraction”

Media Release 23 July 2018 Family First NZ says that even more businesses are removing their advertising from any association with Naked Attraction which is currently being screened on TV2 – a programme saturated with full front nudity and adult…

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Medicinal cannabis ‘should be available on prescription’

BBC News 19 July 2018 Family First Comment: “The Council recommended that clinical trials be carried out urgently to improve understanding of medicinal cannabis products, as well as their SAFETY and EFFECTIVENESS… The Council said there were still potential risks…

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Advertisers withdrawing from TVNZ’s Naked Attraction

Stuff co.nz 19 July 2018 Family First Comment: Businesses start responding to ‘the people’ – (and not a ‘complaint from Family First’ as suggested by Foodstuffs!!) Businesses have withdrawn advertising from TVNZ 2 during controversial dating show Naked Attraction. The…

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I’m a man, abused by a woman – but my story is ignored

Stuff co.nz 18 July 2018 Family First Comment: “The fact that we can’t see men as victims or women as perpetrators has lead to us trying to solve half a problem. We have few support mechanisms for men wishing to…

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