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Family First Midweek Update (17 May) – hot off the press!

1.Strong Support for Parental Notification Law Change  Media Release 15 May 2011  A Family First-commissioned poll last year found extensive support (4 out of 5 people) for parental notification when their daughter is pregnant and considering, or is being advised to…

NZ Herald catches up with Family First on tv standards

The NZ Herald has finally woken up to the fact that our free-to-air channels are becoming more and more sleasy and offensive during family viewing times. The problem is that we’ve been saying it for years. In December 2008, a Family…

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More reasons why we should promote strong marriages

From the Sunday Telegraph in Australia Children of divorced parents grow up faster, leave home younger and are more likely to have sex before they turn 16. They are also three times more likely to have a baby and live…

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They think they can stop human trafficking – yeah right

According to the NZ Herald today Immigration New Zealand is stepping up border security and brothel checks to clamp down on overseas prostitutes arriving to work illegally during the Rugby World Cup. “Extensive planning has taken place by all the…

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Why do we have Children and Families Commissions?

According to the Dominion Post today Finance Minister Bill English is struggling to understand that two under-performing Commissions, combined together, would save a lot of money and make little difference to the output. The Office of the Children’s Commission should be scrapped and…

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