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Media Fail To Debate Social Issue, Again - Analysis

Sunday, 7 August 2022, 7:28 pm | Family First New Zealand

An in-depth analysis of the media coverage of the recent decision by the US Supreme Court to overturn Roe v Wade and its implication for New Zealand has found that the significant media coverage was very heavily bias (82%) to a pro-abortion narrative. ... More >>

Cost Of Living Impacting Women, Younger - Poll

Sunday, 24 July 2022, 4:08 pm | Family First New Zealand

A new nationwide poll has found significant concern about the cost of living and its effect not only on personal budgets but also the effect on other families in the community. More than half of New Zealanders are very concerned about the cost ... More >>

Block On Easter Trading Great For Families

Wednesday, 29 June 2022, 7:20 pm | Family First New Zealand

Family First NZ is welcoming a decision by the Government to block attempts to liberalise trading laws around the Easter period. “We reject any liberalisation of Easter trading laws and also Anzac and Christmas days because workers deserve this special ... More >>

Block On Easter Trading Great For Families

Wednesday, 29 June 2022, 7:19 pm | Family First New Zealand

Family First NZ is welcoming a decision by the Government to block attempts to liberalise trading laws around the Easter period. “We reject any liberalisation of Easter trading laws and also Anzac and Christmas days because workers deserve this special ... More >>

Significant Concern Over Cost Of Living - Poll

Saturday, 18 June 2022, 7:20 pm | Family First New Zealand

A new nationwide poll has found significant concern about the cost of living and its effect not only on personal budgets but also the effect on other families in the community. More than half of New Zealanders are very concerned about the cost ... More >>

New Poll Reveals Motivations For Vaccination, Resistance To Booster

Saturday, 19 February 2022, 6:25 pm | Family First New Zealand

A nationwide poll by Curia Market Research has asked Kiwis about their motivation for having the COVID-19 vaccine. The results suggest that the mandates were a large factor for many people, but there appears to be resistance to the booster from some ... More >>

87,000-Strong Petition Calling For Rapid Antigen Testing To Be Tabled Tomorrow

Monday, 7 February 2022, 5:38 pm | Family First New Zealand

The petition “Don’t Divide Us.nz” which has 87,269 signatures will be tabled in Parliament tomorrow. The petition which was launched at the beginning of November last year says “ We oppose the ‘no jab no job’ policy, which will create a ... More >>

Time For ‘No Jab No Job’ Policy To Go

Saturday, 8 January 2022, 8:15 pm | Family First New Zealand

The Don’t Divide Us.nz campaign , which presented a petition to Parliament last month with 87,269 signatures, is calling on the Government to ditch the divisive ‘no jab no job’ policy and allow for the use of COVID rapid antigen testing as ... More >>

Three Strikes Debate Is Being Sidelined

Wednesday, 5 January 2022, 5:55 pm | Family First New Zealand

Family First NZ says that debate is needed on the Government’s proposal to repeal the Three Strikes law , a law which targets repeat violent offenders, and is questioning why submissions are closing in the middle of the summer holidays when even the politicians ... More >>

Petition For Rapid Antigen Testing Reaches 80,000

Monday, 29 November 2021, 7:11 am | Family First New Zealand

The petition “Don’t Divide Us.nz” has now reached a 80,000+ signatures. The petition says “ We oppose the ‘no jab no job’ policy, which will create a divided New Zealand. We call on the Government to allow the use of COVID rapid antigen testing ... More >>

50,000 Signatures On 'Vaccine OR Testing' Petition

Saturday, 13 November 2021, 5:30 pm | Family First New Zealand

The petition “Don’t Divide Us.nz” has reached 50,000 signatures in just five days. Launched last Monday, the petition says “ We oppose the ‘no jab no job’ policy, which will create a divided New Zealand. We call on the Government to allow ... More >>

“Vaccine OR Testing” Campaign Launched

Monday, 8 November 2021, 6:36 am | Family First New Zealand

A family advocate and an educational leader (also a registered nurse with a PhD in aged care) are making a joint application to get a rapid COVID test authorised in New Zealand so that thousands of kiwis don’t lose their jobs on the 16th November ... More >>

Palliative Medicine Doesn’t Include Euthanasia - ANZSPM

Friday, 5 November 2021, 6:32 am | Family First New Zealand

The peak body for palliative medicine in New Zealand and Australia has released an updated Position Statement entitled The Practice of Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide just days before euthanasia and assisted suicide becomes legal in New Zealand. ... More >>

‘Conversion Therapy’ Bill Will Restrict Personal Autonomy – Legal Opinion

Sunday, 29 August 2021, 4:43 pm | Family First New Zealand

Family First NZ has released a legal opinion on the proposed law to ban ‘conversion therapy’ bill which says that the bill will have a ‘chilling effect’ on freedom of expression concerning gender issues, and will fail in its stated purpose of promoting ... More >>

Govt Erodes Parental Role With Vaccine Advice

Sunday, 22 August 2021, 3:55 pm | Family First New Zealand

Family First NZ says it is disturbed by advice being given by the Ministry of Health regarding the booking of vaccinations for COVID-19 for children. The guidelines say that “ as a 12 to 15-year-old, your parent or guardian’s permission is not required ... More >>

Obviously We Want To Criminalise Parents – Bill Advocate

Saturday, 7 August 2021, 5:16 pm | Family First New Zealand

Family First NZ says that despite claims of some politicians in Parliament on Thursday, the proposed ‘conversion therapy’ ban will criminalise parents – an effect of the bill which even the Ministry of Justice has acknowledged. On Newstalk ZB on ... More >>

Parents Banned From Stopping Puberty Blockers For Children – Minister Of Justice

Friday, 30 July 2021, 6:25 pm | Family First New Zealand

“That is not cool with me” – Kris Faafoi, Minister of Justice Family First NZ says that if parents aren’t concerned about the conversion therapy bill introduced by the Government today, all they need to do is listen to the Minister of Justice ... More >>

Views On Marriage & Gender Aren’t ‘Hate Speech’ – Poll

Sunday, 27 June 2021, 5:30 pm | Family First New Zealand

As the Government considers hate speech laws, a poll released in January found that just one in ten New Zealanders think it should be a crime to publicly claim that gender is revealed at birth and is not a matter of personal identity, or that it ... More >>

Plummeting Fertility Rate Requires Urgent Debate

Wednesday, 19 May 2021, 12:59 pm | Family First New Zealand

New Zealand's fertility rate has reached an all-time low, with an average of 1.60 births per woman in the year ending March 2021, well below the population replacement level of 2.1 required. Statistics NZ also says that there does not appear to have ... More >>

Calls Build For Ban On Puberty Blockers For Teens

Tuesday, 11 May 2021, 4:34 pm | Family First New Zealand

Medical professionals and groups are sounding growing international concern around the use of puberty blockers to treat young people with gender dysphoria because of the low certainty of benefits, but the significant potential for medical harm. Family ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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