Family First TV

“We've been effectively 'cancelled' by the mainstream media - probably since the 2013 marriage debate” - Bob McCoskrie

With the mainstream media and social media platforms becoming increasingly hostile towards conservative organisations and viewpoints, our goal is to sidestep them and speak directly to our thousands of supporters. Our goal is to produce credible and well-researched summaries of the issues affecting families, which will educate and empower them to also speak up. And judging by the response, our supporters are loving it!

Family First TV

“We've been effectively 'cancelled' by the mainstream media - probably since the 2013 marriage debate” - Bob McCoskrie

With the mainstream media and social media platforms becoming increasingly hostile towards conservative organisations and viewpoints, our goal is to sidestep them and speak directly to our thousands of supporters. Our goal is to produce credible and well-researched summaries of the issues affecting families, which will educate and empower them to also speak up. And judging by the response, our supporters are loving it!

Family First Shows

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FAMILY MATTERS: Outdoor Education or Outdoor Indoctrination

When you send your children on an outdoor adventure camp or programme, you’re probably expecting that the activities will be based around water safety, abseiling, ...
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McBLOG: Why Roe had to go

On TVNZ Q&A at the weekend, I discussed the reasons that Roe v Wade being overturned was a superb decision. Have a watch. To Jack ...
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McBLOG: Sunday programme fails drug testing debate

Current events programmes should be balanced and present both sides so that viewers can come to their own conclusion – based on the evidence and ...
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McBLOG: What I wish I’d also said on Q&A

In the ‘pressure cooker’ of an interview on a major current events show, sometimes we don’t always quite cover or express all the answers in ...
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McBLOG: Soft on crime, tough on families

Gang-related shootings, stabbings and the use of firearms in general – including against our police – have become disturbingly normal. Firearm-related offences are nearly double ...
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McBLOG: Deregistered – but not defeated

The Supreme Court has supported the decision by the Government to deregister Family First as a charity. This is after the Government appealed an earlier ...
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McBLOG: Roe v Wade is dead. Children can live

The U.S. Supreme Court has overturned the Roe v Wade case that legalised abortion at any stage of the pregnancy. See how the NZ media ...
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McBLOG: Trans sanity breaks out in sports

Sporting codes around the world are starting to wake up to the fact that biology matters in sports, and that fairness should be given more ...
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McBLOG: Reverend Drag Queen!?

Would it surprise you if drag queens were now being ordained as ministers in churches? The hyper-sexualised and gender confused indoctrination is being targeted at ...
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McBLOG: Update on some important legal issues

Here’s a quick update on our two days in the Wellington High Court last week and the application for a Judicial Review on the church ...
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McBLOG: Gender ideology not welcome for children – poll

If you listened to and watched the media coverage on the transgender issue related to our children, you would think that if you believe that ...
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FAMILY MATTERS: The importance of storytelling (and why parents need to be alert!)

Samuel Bilton reminds us that we live in a narrative culture, and that stories have the ability to shape how we feel and then what ...
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Media and Research Bias

McBLOG: When media become cheerleaders, not reporters

A recent Stuff article on the conversion therapy bill was taken to the Media Council who agreed with a number of concerns about the accuracy ...
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McBLOG: The disaster of decriminalising drugs

Drug advocates in NZ want a decriminalisation and health approach to drug use, yet ironically this approach does not appear to be favoured by many ...
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McBLOG: More woke-banning of children’s books

The woke are looking for any children’s books that don’t tick the critical theory intersectionality boxes of race, ethnicity, gender, LGBTQ identity or some other ...
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McBLOG: My daddy’s name is Donor

The NZ Herald article read “Serial sperm donor Kyle Gordy will soon have 58 kids – and is coming to NZ”. The article was a ...
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McBLOG: Guest Contributor – Leao talks about gender identity

Because of an adverse childhood experience, Leao Tildsley struggled with her gender identity. But it was counselling and trusted church support that helped her find ...
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FAMILY MATTERS: The new sexual morality & its impact on culture

Bob McCoskrie talks to Canadian scientist, engineer & philosopher Dr Kirk Durston about the work of JD Unwin, a 1930s Oxford anthropologist who studied 86 ...
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Surrogacy

McBLOG: Let’s talk about surrogacy

Everybody’s talking about surrogacy at the moment. The Law Commission. The politicians. The media. But the question that nobody seems to be asking is – ...
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McBLOG: You’ve gotta watch this new documentary

“What is a woman?” – a new documentary by Daily Wire – asks a simple question – what is a woman? Man, do you know ...
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McBLOG: The new weapon targeting children – drag queens!

Our children are being bombarded by hyper-sexuality and gender-confusion messaging 24/7. Online. In the classroom. Everywhere. And now there’s a new show targeting young children ...
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McBLOG: Guest contributor Marianne – Why I oppose abortion

Our first guest contributor Marianne Davidson-Beker sent us her short video presentation on why she opposes abortion, and explains why the “right to choose” and ...
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FAMILY MATTERS: Should we be making surrogacy easier in New Zealand?

June 2022: The Law Commission has just released its review of surrogacy laws in New Zealand, and argues that surrogacy and sperm & egg donation ...
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McBLOG: Increasing concerns about the child ‘transgender trend’

Popular American comedian Bill Maher who says he is an avowed atheist has joined others from the left in raising concerns about the ‘transgender trend’ ...
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McBLOG: US Democrats’ proposed abortion law. As extreme as….?

With the possibility that the atrocious Roe v Wade case – which has resulted in millions of unborn US children being killed in the womb ...
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McBLOG: How to be more woke

We all want to be woke. It’s the ultimate in being human today. Being woke means waking up to the cause. What cause? Every far-left, ...
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McBLOG: Watch “OK” by Iisha Harris

Iisha Harris is a kiwi 9 year old who has written and performed a wonderful song for young people about mental health. We wanted to ...
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McBLOG: Why does the left hate free speech?

Universities always used to be the bastion of free speech – even radicalism and protest. But they’ve slowly changed to being woke, fragile, and only ...
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McBLOG: Beware of The Disinformation Project

Propaganda can come from all quarters. It’s our job to research and sift out the fake stuff and find the credible stuff. The problem for ...
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McBLOG: Taking (selective) offence

It’s very likely you haven’t heard of Haneen Zreika or Idrissa Gueye. But it’s highly likely you’ve heard of Israel Folau and Margaret Court. They’re ...
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McBLOG: Disney’s “woke world after all”

Disney has been captured by a small radical LGBTQQIP2SAA+ movement and is doing all it can to indoctrinate children as young as possible in this ...
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McBLOG: Does the ‘right to silence’ law protect child abusers?

Most parents tell their children – Always tell the truth. If you’ve done nothing wrong, you’ve got nothing to hide or worry about. So does ...
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FAMILY MATTERS_ Child psychiatrist calls out harmful transgender ideology

FAMILY MATTERS: Child psychiatrist calls out harmful transgender ideology

Bob McCoskrie discusses the harms of transgender ideology for children & young people with US child psychiatrist Dr Miriam Grossman. Topics covered include: What is ...
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McBLOG: School-based culture war

Why would a teacher who loves teaching quit her job? Keli’s answer should alarm us all. We need to stand with teachers like Keli – ...
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McBLOG: Sshhh! International Day of Families

You probably weren’t aware but yesterday was International Day of Families – the day the UN chose to promote awareness of issues relating to families. ...
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McBLOG: The bestselling book that has Amazon staff in tears

Johnny the Walrus was written by conservative political commentator Matt Walsh. The book quickly became one of Amazon’s Best Sellers in LGBTQ+ Books, before being ...
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McBLOG: Fewer marriages, fewer children. Problem?

According to the latest statistics, kiwi families are marrying less, and having less children. In fact, both our marriage rate and our fertility rate have ...
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McBLOG: Simon Bridges MP signs off

After 14 years, MP Simon Bridges has retired from politics. His valedictory speech contained some great statements around personal convictions, principles, and conservatism.
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McBLOG: Abortion supporters are spinning

Last week we found out that the 1973 abortion case Roe v Wade which effectively allowed abortion anywhere anytime in the US may be overturned ...
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McBLOG: You’re teaching my child what? (part 3)

In the third of a three part series, we give you the tools to ‘push back’ on the harmful and flawed sexuality and gender ideology ...
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McBLOG: You’re teaching my child what? (part 2)

The Government is launching a new offensive to push radical sexuality and gender ideology at your children. As part of this three-part series, in this ...
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McBLOG: You’re teaching my child what? (part 1)

Parents – be warned. The Government is launching a new offensive to push radical sexuality and gender ideology at your children and over the next ...
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McBLOG: Supreme leak – US abortion law to change?

Yesterday a draft opinion of Dobbs v. Jackson, the U.S. Supreme Court case that would overturn Roe v. Wade, was leaked. Five Justices are poised ...
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McBLOG: Detransitioners are warning us

What you won’t hear much about in the media is ‘de-transitioners’ – people who go back to their biological sex after thinking or being persuaded ...
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McBLOG: Marriage ‘equality’ goes wild

Marriage ‘equality’ – it’s all about love. Love is love – apparently. But does that include marrying bridges? Rocks? Fictional characters? Marrying yourself? You may ...
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