Swedish cases send warning to Kiwi families

The following actual Swedish cases will serve as examples of what happens to good parents when smacking and parental discipline is banned, as proposed by Sue Bradford’s anti-smacking Bill currently …

Yet another poll supports parents who smack

Yet another poll has shown that a huge majority of NZ’ers understand that there is a difference between smacking and child abuse.  In a TVNZ website poll today (13 July), …

Gay Adoption – Children deserve better

The statement from Chris Carter that the government is considering fast-tracking the legalisation of adoption by gay couples is not surprising.  “Children are continuing to be used as consumer products …

Important issues from Motorway Manslaughter

The conviction of a 15 year old for manslaughter for throwing rocks off a motorway bridge raises greater issues than just the tragic actions of the teenager. “This was a …