Posts Tagged ‘Green Party’

Right to Life say Green Party hasn’t responded any of their 8 letters Comments 0

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

Green party Members of Parliament have declined to respond to any of the eight letters sent to them by Right to life. The correspondence was seeking information on important life issues and clarification of the Party’s policies on parental notification, euthanasia, the decriminalisation of abortion, the “Inside Out” sexuality education programme and the Party’s proposal Read more

Greens say banning abortion protests worth thinking about Comments 2

Friday, August 19th, 2016

Green MP Jan Logie says it is worth debating whether New Zealand should ban protests around abortion clinics, similar to those enforced in some Australian states. In the Australian states of Tasmania and Victoria, filming, intimidation and protests are banned within 150m of abortion centres. In New South Wales, a bill to provide a 150m Read more

UK Greens would remove state funding of church schools Comments 0

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

The Green Party in the United Kingdom would strip church schools of taxpayer funding if it became the government. The Greens are now sitting at 11 per cent support in polling ahead of the May general election in the UK. They are close to a position where they could influence policy of a future government. Read more

Greens want to decriminalise abortion Comments 2

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

The Green Party supports the decriminalisation of abortion. Having an abortion in New Zealand is still a crime under the Crimes Act, unless a pregnant woman faces a danger to her life, physical or mental health. The Greens wants to make abortion freely available to women up to 20 weeks pregnant. Read Green Party Press Read more

Southlanders for life, totally opposed to violence Comments 0

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

Pro Life group, Southlanders for Life, have denied the implication made in the media that their request to be given the names of the names of  the staff of the Invercargill Abortion facility is in some way connected to the anonymous threat of violence against the facility and its staff made in an email to the Abortion Law Reform Association Read more