Month: October 2020

Euthanasia Law Will Be A Danger To The Vulnerable

The End of Life Choice Act – a.k.a. assisted suicide law – will be a danger to both the vulnerable and society in general. It is one thing to say yes to a nice sounding phrase around having ‘choice’, but…

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Kate Hawkesby: I can’t predict which way the cannabis referendum will go

NewsTalk ZB 29 October 2020 Family First Comment: A perfect summary from someone IN the media… “I’ll be disappointed if it’s a yes vote that wins. I’ll be disappointed because of the amount of misinformation that was spread like wildfire, the…

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Do You Have the Heart for Marijuana?

The New York Times 26 October 2020 Family First Comment: “marijuana is becoming increasingly potent, and smoking marijuana carries many of the same cardiovascular health hazards as smoking tobacco.” Edible forms of marijuana have also been implicated as a possible cause of a…

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The True Cost of Marijuana: A Colorado Town That Went All-In

The Epoch Times 27 October 2020 Family First Comment: An excellent summary of what happened to Pueblo in Colorado after legalisation. Disturbing…. “Since legalization in Colorado, Randall and Roberts have seen an increase in all drug use, not just marijuana. Methamphetamine…

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March For Life – Wellington – 5 December 2020

The new abortion law – championed by Jacinda Ardern during the 2017 election campaign and passed this year as the country was preparing to go in to lockdown for COVID-19 – means that New Zealand now has one of the…

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Health-care costs in Canada dropped after assisted dying became legal

Global News 20 October 2020 Family First Comment: A dangerous and flawed report from Canada where euthanasia has been legal since 2016… “Many studies have shown that health-care costs in the last year of life, and especially the last month, are…

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CBD oil as easy to buy online as clothes, customer says

Stuff co.nz 20 October 2020 Family First Comment: “Cannabidiol (CBD oil) is already as easy to buy online as clothes.” So we don’t need to legalise cannabis for medicinal then eh Kiwis who don’t want to wait for the results of the…

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Government urged to sell cocaine and ecstasy in pharmacies

The Guardian 20 October 2020 Family First Comment: DISTURBING. The real drugs agenda – revealed….. “Cocaine, ecstasy and amphetamines should be “nationalised” and sold legally in government-run pharmacies to undermine global drug-related crime, a UK drugs reform charity has recommended. In…

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Tobacco Giant Altria Is Securing Technology In New Frontier: Marijuana

Forbes 2 October 2020 Family First Comment: Big Tobacco becomes Big Marijuana “Altria has long acknowledged that tobacco consumption is declining and has sought to diversify its offerings. Experts contacted for this article say the patents show how Altria is considering…

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