Friday, May 25, 2018
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Important moment for New Zealand’s gay community.

http://www.newshub.co.nz/home/new-zealand/2018/04/new-zealand-opens-website-for-wiping-gay-convictions.html Parliament last week passed the law allowing convictions for offences committed before homosexuality was legalised in 1986 to be expunged. It's believed more than 1000 gay men were convicted and shamed before the Homosexual Reform Act was passed. "They key element of the application process is showing that conduct that led to

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Rise fall and rise of Chinese economic power

Over 2000 years of economic #history, in one chart https://t.co/SfBdI2CX78 #economics pic.twitter.com/LCRNDlB9S6 — World Economic Forum (@wef) April 1, 2018 http://www.ilo.org/beijing/areas-of-work/child-labour/lang--en/index.htm Child labour is a fundamental principle and rights at work and universally recognized as a threat to sustainable social and economic development. Over 95 per cent of ILO’s 187 member States have

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It is too easy, and simplistic, for communities to view youth offending as evidence of teenagers “gone bad”

An article about youth offending from Youth Court Judge John Walker: "There is a very clear co-relation between exposure to family violence and going on... https://t.co/ZYwUKszAsv — WAVES Trust (@WAVES_Trust) March 20, 2018 It is too easy, and simplistic, for communities to view youth offending as evidence of teenagers “gone bad”, of an

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HELP supports victim led response

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/politics/102216913/sexual-abuse-support-organisation-says-labour-right-not-to-tell-parents Kirton said the party did not tell police, the victims' parents, the prime minister, or other senior Labour Party MPs in order to keep the circle small, and not risk further distress to the victims. Kirton said the decision to take this "victim-led approach" was based on the Labour Party's

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Archbishop of Canterbury: why do #US #fundamentalists #support #Trump

Archbishop of Canterbury cannot understand why US fundamentalist Christians support Donald Trump https://t.co/HmKrBuSX6O— Telegraph News (@TelegraphNews) November 26, 2017 The Most Rev Justin Welby said he "really genuinely" had no explanation foe how the US President has secured such a significant support base amongst church-goers. He made the admission as

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