“Better abortion laws” – but for whom?

Karl du Fresne 17 July 2018 Family First Comment: Highlighting media bias, with the inconvenient truth… “What struck me most while listening to McCarthy and Lohr is that in a 28-minute discussion about abortion, they somehow managed to avoid a single reference to the word “baby” or even “foetus”. The abortion debate has evidently been so totally captured by feminist … Read More

Ian Bassett: Abortion reformers need to explain why it should not be a crime

NZ Herald 28 June 2018 Family First Comment: And this is the key question… “The Minister of Justice Andrew Little has stated that the Government wants the abortion law to be treated “as a health issue”. Various recent media articles repeat the theme that “abortion should be taken out of the Crimes Act”, without attempting to address the critical question … Read More

Teen abortion rates declining amid small rise national trend

Stuff co.nz 19 June 2018 Family First Comment: “The rate will continue to drop as knowledge of the prenatal development of the unborn child increases, and as an increasingly pro-life younger generation become parents themselves,” spokeswoman Marina Young said. “:The ‘bunch of cells’ argument which has driven the right-to-abortion argument is now just ‘flat-earth science’.” Yep! Still way too many … Read More

Big Read: Abortion law reform – what’s at stake?

NZ Herald 17 June 2018 Family First Comment: “Those who argue for the decriminalisation of abortion do so by prioritising the right of the pregnant woman to self-determination regarding decisions affecting her own body. The right of the unborn child to life, even the humanity of the unborn baby must be considered secondary, or denied entirely, for this point of … Read More

Pope says aborting babies with birth defects just like Nazis

NewsHub 17 June 2018 Family First Comment: “In the last century the whole world was scandalised by what the Nazis did to pursue the pureness of the race. Today, we are doing the same thing, with white gloves.” Exactly. www.chooselife.nz Pope Francis has called the practice of having an abortion after pre-natal tests have discovered possible birth defects a version … Read More

Body Inside My Body

Controversial pregnancy announcement destroys #MyBodyMyChoice. #BodyInsideMyBody #OurBodiesMyChoice #CHOICE42 #LauraKlassen

The failed abortion survivor whose mum thought she was dead

BBC News 5 June 2018 Family First Comment: An abortion victim – who lived to tell her story….. “When Melissa Ohden was 14 she learned a shocking secret – her mother had tried to abort her. She was saved by a nurse who heard her crying as she lay among medical waste at a US hospital. This is the story … Read More

When is a life a life? That’s what abortion comes down to

Stuff co.nz 30 May 2018 Family First Comment: Well presented argument.. “It’s strange, but when a woman wants to have a baby, the moment she finds out she is pregnant she often sees that embryo inside her as a life, sometimes as part of the family, and may even have names lined up. And if she miscarries, she mourns as … Read More