Posts Tagged ‘Celia Lashlie’

New film captures the legacy of social justice campaigner Celia Lashlie Comments 0

Monday, July 30th, 2018

It was supposed to be a film about the last year of social justice campaigner Celia Lashlie’s life. She died at 11.33pm on day three. Continue reading Related Posts:Decision on Christchurch Cathedral will prompt donationsIs NZ as friendly as we like to think it is? A…World premiere of documentary about strengthening of…Teen suicide and social Read more

Celia Lashlie says … Comments 1

Friday, February 20th, 2015

The seductive nature of the modern world allows us as human beings to believe we are in charge. In today’s world we think we are in charge. Technological advances and intellectual knowledge we continue to acclaim, leaves us with the sense that we are in control and that there is enough time to achieve what it Read more

Celia Lashlie says too-soft mums put sons at risk Comments 0

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

Controversial social commentator Celia Lashlie says too-soft mums ‘put sons at risk’.  She said that many teenage boys are killed on the roads because their mums smother them and refuse to let them discover the consequences of their own actions. Speaking to a Traffic Institute conference in Hamilton yesterday, the former prison officer turned author Read more