Anna Sinclair: Unborn Kiwis need more protection

Guest editorial: Unborn Kiwis need more protection NZ Herald 3 January 2019 Family First Comment: Excellent commentary from a Christchurch mum… “It’s time to update our abortion law. It’s the 21st Century; the law is 40 years old, and it needs to be modernised. That’s what we keep hearing, and I couldn’t agree more. Unfortunately, the proposals in the Law Commission’s … Read More

No Room at NZ’s Christmas Inn for Down syndrome?

Media Release 23 December 2018  Family First NZ says it is deeply disturbed that a family is being turned away from New Zealand and torn apart because of one of the family members having Down syndrome. They are calling for the government to overturn this heartless decision immediately. “People with Down syndrome are human like all of us, and are … Read More

Media coverage of the March For Life NZ

Hundreds of pro-life advocates take to Wellington’s streets in opposition of abortion reform Stuff 8 December 2018  Several pro-life organisations have joined forces to ensure their voices are heard when it comes to the hot-button topic of abortion. Organised by five groups, the March for Life – touted as a counter-protest to this a similar pro-choice event earlier in the week – drew … Read More

Doctors to fight new abortion law

NZ Herald 3 December 2018 Family First Comment: “For the same reason that patients have a right not to be coerced into receiving treatment, doctors and nurses have a right not to be coerced into providing it.”  Correct! Group opposes any moves that erode rights in dealing with patients seeking terminations, writes Claire Trevett. A group of doctors opposed to … Read More

Damien Hirst delivers controversy with giant uterus sculptures at Qatar hospital

The Guardian 19 November 2018 Family First Comment: Impressive! “Named The Miraculous Journey, it shows a foetus growing in the womb and culminates with a 14-metre (46ft) newborn.” #BiologyMatters Health authorities at a hospital in Qatar are braced for an outcry after unveiling 14 giant bronze sculptures by British artist Damien Hirst that graphically chart the voyage from conception to birth. The … Read More

Minister Didn’t Want Full Report On Abortion – Law Commission

Media Release 21 November 2018  The Law Commission has made a stunning admission today to the Justice Select Committee that the Minister of Justice Andrew Little didn’t want a full report on abortion laws, was only interested in a ministerial briefing paper for shifting the law in a liberal direction, and that the public were not fully consulted as to … Read More

How liberal is Simon Bridges really?

NewsHub 19 November 2018 Family First Comment:  If being ‘conservative’ means being against drugs and for life, then be 100% ‘conservative’, Simon. On Monday morning AM Show host Duncan Garner quizzed the 42-year-old on a few thorny topics currently before Parliament. Abortion Perhaps surprisingly, one of the biggest wedge issues between liberals and conservatives is the one Mr … Read More

Little Buttons

Little Buttons is a short documentary that explores an untold side of abortion; the grieving process. It follows the stories of three brave women as they share their own experiences and the personal journeys they each took toward healing.