Month: June 2011

Music videos need age rating says review

The UK are on to it. From BBC News Music videos should have age ratings to protect children from sexual images and lyrics, an inquiry is to say. The review – into the sexualisation and commercialisation of childhood – was…


Case shows need for CYF to be kept accountable

Fome CYF caregivers accused of wire brush abuse Two Child Youth and Family caregivers and their daughter are facing almost 40 charges relating to the alleged abuse of boys in their care. It is alleged that Andrew John Hemara,…


Raising age limit ‘key to tackling youth drinking’

We all know that. Sir Peter Gluckman just has to tell the politicians From the NZ Herald A report from the Prime Minister’s chief science adviser says raising the drinking age to 21 and increasing alcohol prices are two of…