Posts Tagged ‘Prolife club’

Ban on prolife club at university like banning books say Bishops Comments 0

Thursday, August 31st, 2017
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The New Zealand Catholic Bishops (NZCBC) have expressed concern at the decision of Auckland University’s student Association (AUSA) to ban a ProLife Club. “The Catholic Church has learned through dark periods in our own history that banning free-thinking and persecuting those with different views is a shameful and retrograde step for society,” said Bishop Patrick Read more

Auckland University referendum on disaffiliating pro-life club Comments 0

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

The fate of a university anti-abortion club will be decided this week in a referendum that could see it disaffiliated. Auckland University Students Association members are now able to vote on whether the ProLife Auckland group should remain affiliated with the association. The referendum also asks whether clubs with a “similar ideology” should be banned from Read more

Move at Auckland University to disaffiliate anti abortion club “quite uncommon” Comments 0

Friday, June 8th, 2012

An anti abortion club at Auckland University may be disaffiliated after students complained about being harassed by its members. Prolife Auckland was affiliated in 2011 after the removal of an 8 year ban against pro-life clubs. Auckland University Student Association president Arena Williams has called for a special general meeting next month, which could see Read more