Posts Tagged ‘Harassment’

NZ queer ethnic youth face harassment and rejection from community

Monday, March 8th, 2021

Queer ethnic young people are experiencing harassment and rejection from their communities for coming out, research shows. Letting In – Closing Out, published by academics at the University of Auckland, found cultural expectations of marriage and children are pushing ethnic youth in New Zealand to remain silent about their sexual orientation. Parents struggle with understanding Read more

Funds raised to counter 40 Days for Life vigils

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

Hundreds of dollars have been raised to send flowers and support to New Zealand abortion clinics in response to the 40 Days for Life prayer campaign. The Abortion Law Reform Association of New Zealand set up a “give a little” web page to raise $300 to send the flowers, support messages and “sweet treats” to Read more