Month: September 2018

TVNZ Encouraged To Ditch “Naked Attraction”

Media Release 19 September 2018  Family First is welcoming the conclusion of the series of Naked Attraction on TV2, but is warning that if the programme returns for another season, another campaign will be launched calling on advertisers to withdraw…

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BREAKING: HHS Reports Heavy Marijuana Use Skyrocketing

SAM 14 September 2018 Family First Comment:  There are now twice as many daily or near daily marijuana users in the US than just a decade ago, according to the most comprehensive survey on drug use released today by the federal…

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I Want My Sex Back. Stories of detransitioned transgender people who regretted changing sex

Billy, Rene and Walt were born male, but they all felt uncomfortable with their sex. So they underwent sex reassignment surgery, believing it would end their distressing condition, which is known as gender dysphoria – feeling uncomfortable with your birth…

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U.S. Paying The Price for Big Marijuana

Media Release 15 September 2018  Family First NZ says that the latest US government survey on drug use and health makes sobering reading, and on the back of statistics earlier this week out of Colorado should send a clear warning…

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Family First warns against cannabis reform after damning Colorado report

NewsHub 13 September 2018 Family First Comment: Don’t do it, New Zealand! “The report by the Rocky Mountain High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area found that cannabis-related fatalities, hospitalisations, use, and illegal market activity have increased in the US state since the…

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Marijuana Legalisation in Colorado Sends Clear Warning

Media Release 13 September 2018 Family First NZ says that the experience of Colorado with legalisation of dope and the rise of Big Marijuana should send a clear warning to New Zealand families to resist any weakening of drug laws…

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New Zealand Christian group leader claims Scotland’s smacking ban law is “ideological nonsense”

The Scotsman 11 September 2018 Family First Comment: A New Zealand family values campaigner has claimed a new law banning the smacking of children in Scotland is “ideological nonsense” and will “criminalise good parents.” Bob McCoskrie, national director of Family First…

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Education Review Office tells schools: teach more about porn

NZ Herald 12 September 2018  The Education Review Office says high schools should be teaching about pornography and sexual violence so teenagers learn what’s healthy and what’s not. The agency, in its first review of sexuality education in schools since 2007,…

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ERO Should Talk To Parents First About Sex Ed

Media Release 12 September 2018 Family First NZ says that the Education Review Office should talk to parents first before issuing reports about sexuality education in schools. Family First also questions why words such as “abstinence”, “delay”, “moral”, and “marriage”…

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Defending the family declares an authority above the state

BRUCE LOGAN – Published in the Dominion Post 12 Sep 2018 We’ve been at war over marriage and family for some time. Are we approaching the last battle? In a High Court judgement against Family First, Justice France declared that…

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