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. 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 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

Pregnant PM continues to push abortion liberalisation agenda

‘In 2018, it should no longer be a part of our Crimes Act’ – PM discusses moving abortion to Health Act TVNZ One News 28 May 2018 Family First Comment: In 2018, it STILL involves the taking of a human life. #biology Jacinda Ardern said there are a number of “flow on effects” from abortion being categorised in New Zealand’s … Read More

Simon Bridges: Abortion should be rare, safe and legal

NewsHub 28 May 2018 Leader of the National Party Simon Bridges believes there’s no case for change when it comes to abortion law in New Zealand. Mr Bridges told RNZ New Zealand’s abortion law is working well. “I think what it is is a situation where we want abortions to be rare, safe and legal. I’d put the emphasis, personally, … Read More

Catholic Bishops lobbies Law Commission over proposed abortion law change

Stuff 24 May 2018 Family First Comment: Well said…. “The state would fail its responsibility to care for all human life if it were to make abortion solely a matter between woman and doctor, according to the New Zealand Catholic Bishop’s Conference (NZCBC)…. The submission also calls for a review of the “social support structures, familial, financial, emotional and … Read More