Last Friday the Abortion Supervisory Committee released their latest report calling for a review of the 40-year-old legislation which governs New Zealand’s abortion service. Most people in Aotearoa think abortion is a health issue, not a justice issue. The reality that one in four women in this country have had an abortion shows that many […]
I know you’re all dying to know the outcome of the Fifth International Parliamentarians Conference on the Implementation of the International Conference on Population and Development Programme of Action that I blogged about last week.
Religious fundies have looked like they have been trying for some time to find an issue that will allow them to wriggle onto the election agenda this year. And so, it was little surprise that this week they (they being the usual suspects; Gordon Copeland, Voice for Life, The Family Party, the Kiwi Party, Family […]