Monthly Archives: August 2017

  • Deregistration – This issue is actually far bigger than just Family First

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    WE’VE BEEN HERE BEFORE. We haven’t been deregistered just yet! The media have misinterpreted the impact of the decision by the Charities Board to deregister Family First. They were quick to broadcast the news that...

  • Triple talaq: India court bans Islamic instant divorce

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    BBC News 23 August 2017 India’s top court has ruled the practice of instant divorce in Islam unconstitutional, marking a major victory for women’s rights activists. In a 3-2 majority verdict, the court called the...

  • Family First To Charities Board – See You Back In Court

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    Media Release – 21 August 2017 Family First NZ has instructed its lawyer to file an immediate Notice of Appeal in the Wellington High Court against the Charities Board’s formal decision to deregister Family First...

  • Family First angry people might be allowed to choose what gender’s on their birth certificate

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    NewsHub 19 August 2017 Family First says letting people to choose the gender on their birth certificates will make them meaningless. The Government Administration Committee has recommended Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne changes the Births,...

  • MPs Want Birth Certificates Based on Feelings, Not Biology

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    Media Release 19 Aug 2017 Family First NZ says that politicians have deemed birth certificates meaningless as a result of a decision by the Government Administration select committee to recommend that birth certificates be based...

  • ‘Value Your Vote’ Election Resource Launched

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    Media Release 13 Aug 2017 For the fourth successive election, Family First NZ has launched their Value Your Vote resource to inform voters leading up to the September election. “Value Your Vote records how existing...

  • Why marriage should be between a man and a woman

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    Sydney Morning Herald 10 August 2017 Family First Comment: Australia are going to be voting on the redefining of marriage – so some interesting commentary is coming out. Especially this one… (PS: Senator Wong (referred...