By Andrew Smith September 16, 2019 — In a stunning move that has shocked political commentators and caught many by surprise, including party members, a leadership challenge to New South Wales premier Gladys Berejiklian has been called. If successful, the victor could effectively kill a pending abortion decriminalisation bill by stopping any further parliamentary time …Continue reading "Surprise challenge aims to oust Australian premier, kill New South Wales abortion bill"
By Paul Russell, Founder, HOPE Australia The Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2017 was introduced into the Legislative Council by the Hon Trevor Khan MLC [Member of the Legislative Council] on September 21, 2017. In his second reading speech, Mr. Khan initially stressed that the Bill “follows the conservative Oregon model of voluntary assisted dying and …Continue reading "New South Wales (Australia) assisted suicide and euthanasia bill is radical and dangerous"
By Dave Andrusko A bill that would have essentially legalized abortion on demand until birth was defeated last week in the upper House of the New South Wales Parliament. The tally against The Abortion Law Reform (Miscellaneous Acts Amendment) Bill 2016, introduced by Greens MP Mehreen Faruqi, was 25-14. (New South Wales is a state …Continue reading "Abortion on demand bill defeated in New South Wales"
She’s in good company. By Mary Joseph It is profoundly ironic that the new New South Wales Minister for Women, Tanya Davies – an unquestionably qualified, intelligent and compassionate female MP – has been deemed unacceptable by some feminists. Why? According to Sydney Morning Herald columnist Jenny Noyes, it is because she is “personally pro-life”. …Continue reading "A woman politician who believes women deserve better than abortion"