Month: September 2018

Marijuana user abused , neglected his children

Otago Daily Times 28 September 2018 Family First Comment:  As Garry Bingle lay in his kitchen in a drug-induced stupor, his two toddlers played by the red-hot element he had used to spot cannabis. It was just one incident in a…

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Family First Maintains Charitable Status During Appeal

Media Release 27 Sep 2018 Family First is welcoming an order made by the Wellington High Court that the Charities Board maintain Family First’s registration as a charity until its appeal against deregistration is heard in the Court of Appeal.…

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Winston Peters reveals himself as a creationist

NewsTalk ZB 26 September 2018  Family First Comment:  Well said, Winston. Facts matter. Biology matters. Truth matters. The deputy Prime Minister’s revealed how much he trusts the Bible. Yesterday, Winston Peters compared himself to former US president William Jennings Bryan when…

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Alcohol, tobacco and drug consumption all report increases

The Portugal News 21 September 2018 Family First Comment:  Drug proponents always quote Portugal as a success story… “The consumption of alcohol, tobacco and illegal psychoactive substances, mainly cannabis, have increased in the last five years in Portugal, according to a…

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Decriminalization of Prostitution Policy: Amnesty International Punishes A Dissenting Member

Dignity 24 September 2018 Family First Comment:  An important book to read – and revealing about the real agenda of Amnesty International. Their views on abortion and marriage are no better. In 2016, Marcia Lieberman, a local group coordinator for Amnesty…

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Cannabis capital of New Zealand revealed

NZ Herald 26 September 2018 Family First Comment: “Drugs were a huge part of policing in Northland because it was a major driver of crime, whether cannabis or methamphetamine. Meth in particular is seen as a scourge because of what it…

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Wine Gummy Bears Raise Concern For Children

Media Release 25 September 2018  Family First NZ is concerned about reports that a Marlborough candy company is marketing wine gummy bears, and is warning that alcohol edibles will be attractive to children, and could normalise the taste and consumption…

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Jacinda Ardern rejects Trump’s call for war on drugs

TVNZ One News 24 September 2018 Family First Comment:  “The document requires the countries which sign to develop national action plans to reduce the demand for illicit drugs, cut off supply at their borders and strengthen international cooperation.” But Jacinda Ardern…

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