Month: September 2018

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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New social justice rights limit long-standing freedoms

Stuff co.nz 12 September 2018 Family First Comment: Who’s the boss? God or the state? Family First, in its defence of the natural family, declares that there is an authority above the state. Which is no more than what the natural…

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Teacher: ‘I won’t break up a fight’

Physical restraint laws making teachers feel ‘powerless’ Stuff co.nz 11 September 2018 Family First Comment: First they came and undermined parents. Now the government is undermining teachers. And it will all end in tears – and a violent undisciplined society. …

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Auckland couple flew underage teen into city to work as prostitute

NZ Herald 10 September 2018 Family First Comment: Sex trafficking and under- age prostitution – sadly in our own backyard. But when an industry is normalised and promoted, what do you expect!? Police were alerted to a couple pimping out…

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TVNZ Continue To Upset Businesses with “Naked Attraction”

Media Release 10 September 2018  We just received this statement from 2 Cheap Cars – one of the companies that had an advert during “Naked Attraction” last Friday. “2 Cheap Cars wants to state that we did not book our…

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New Report: Colorado Tests Thousands of Drivers for Pot, 2/3rds are Positive

New Report: Two-Thirds of DUIs in Colorado Test Positive for Marijuana Media Release SAM 10 September 2018 Family First Comment: A published report by the state of Colorado found that in 2016, about 73% of some 4,000 drivers charged with driving under…

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