LISTEN LIVE TO NEWSTALK ZB

Newstalk ZB

ON AIR NOW

Keep up with
Newstalk ZB

Follow Us

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • YouTube

Select region

Site Search

Search Search

More important issues than gay marriage - Harawira

Share |

Latest Political News | Sunday June 24 2012 16:29

More important issues than gay marriage - Harawira

Related

Mana Party leader Hone Harawira says this country has more important issues to worry about than gay marriage.

Mr Harawira is said to be coming under pressure from his party to support gay marriage, despite his own morally conservative stance.

He says he hasn't made his mind up and is willing to discuss the subject.

But he told New Zealand's Rhema that gay marriage shouldn't be our priority at the moment, as he doesn't think it's "the next big thing".

Hone Harawira says he's comfortable with having an open discussion within his party because he has huge respect for it.

Photo: Hone Harawira (Getty Images)

Advertisement
I Heart App
Advertisement
  • Improper prescription killed elderly man

  • Man arrested over Hastings WINZ threats

  • Japan begins dolphin hunting season

  • League: Rapira could return for Warriors

  • Reports of Titirangi death

  • More than 100 watches stolen in Whangarei

  • Auckland Weather

    Today
    Rain
    H:12° L:
    Click for More Weather
    More Weather

    Judith Collins

    Have the latest Judith Collins allegations changed the way you'll vote?

    Vote Now

    View Results