July 28, 2014Christian Coach and NBC Analyst Tony Dungy Latest Target of the ‘Thought Police’American Family Association Says Intolerant ‘Progressive’ Community is Preaching Tolerance Again—As Long As All Are in Line with Their Agenda
Former Super Bowl-winning coach and current NBC football analyst Tony Dungy
became the latest target for the “Thought Police” last week, when he said he
wouldn’t have drafted openly gay player Michael Sam because of the distractions
it would cause for the team.
July 24, 2014Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim Planning New Blasphemous Show Called ‘Black Jesus’American Family Association and One Million Moms Says Depiction of Jesus Swearing, Using Violent Behavior is New Low
OneMillionMoms.com, an action-focused division of American Family
Association (AFA, www.afa.net),
is urging Americans to contact the originators of new late night programming on
the Cartoon Network that portrays Jesus as a foul-mouthed, violent man with a
message of anything but love.
July 22, 2014President Obama Signs Order Banning LGBT ‘Discrimination’ for Federal Contractors(2)American Family Association Says President Made Mockery of God’s Word in Speech Leading Up to Signing of Executive Order
Yesterday, President Barack Obama signed an executive order banning federal
contractors from discriminating from the LGBT community in their hiring and
July 21, 2014Less than 3 Percent of Population Homosexual, Says New CDC StudyAmerican Family Association Says Efforts to Normalize Unhealthy Behavior Is Pushed by Extremely Small Population
Even though the
American public thinks the figure is much higher, less than 3 percent of
the U.S. population identify themselves as gay, lesbian or bisexual, according
to the first large-scale government survey measuring Americans’ sexual
orientation, conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
July 18, 2014‘Summer Snow’ Film Premieres July 25Writers-Directors Jeremy White and Kendra White Bring their Dream to the Screen with American Family Studios Release
July 25 will be a big day for one faithful, dedicated and hard-working
brother-and-sister team, when “Summer Snow” co-writers/directors Jeremy White
and Kendra White will see their dream realized as their movie hits the big
June 30, 2014Supreme Court Affirms Nation’s Commitment to Religious LibertyIndependence Law Center hails victory for Lancaster company Conestoga Wood Specialties in abortifacient mandate case
Today the United States Supreme Court affirmed our nation’s historic
understanding of religious liberty by providing an exception to the
abortifacient mandate that had been handed down by the Department of Health and
Human Services (HHS) as part of the Affordable Care Act.
June 30, 2014Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby Decision Is a Victory for Christian Businesses OwnersAmerican Family Association Says Today’s Court Decision Will Protect the Religious Liberties of Christians Engaged in Commerce
Today’s U.S. Supreme
Court ruling in favor of Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc., is a victory for Christian
business owners, who will now be protected from unconstitutional government
mandates forcing them to compromise their religious convictions in their
business practices and policies.
June 24, 2014President Obama Signs Order Banning LGBT ‘Discrimination’ for Federal ContractorsAmerican Family Association Says President Made Mockery of God’s Word in Speech Leading Up to Signing of Executive Order
Barack Obama signed an executive order banning federal contractors from
discriminating from the LGBT community in their hiring and firing.
June 09, 2014Colorado Baker Ordered to Undergo Sensitivity Training for Marriage ViewsAmerican Family Association Says ‘Sensitivity Training’ Violates Religious Freedom, Eerily Similar to Communist States
The head of a
Colorado family-owned bakery has been ordered to undergo sensitivity training
for declining to bake a wedding cake for a gay couple, as well as ordered to
make cakes for same-sex weddings—even though same-sex marriage goes against his
religious beliefs and isn’t even legal in Colorado.
June 10, 2014Hate-Driven Vandalism Targets Hobby LobbyAmerican Family Association Says Abortion-Themed Vandalism Is Attack on Faith-Based Business as Court Decision Looms
Controversial pro-abortion propaganda artist Ron English recently posted a
video on his web site depicting a sacrilegious act of vandalism at a New York
Hobby Lobby store.
May 19, 2014MAY: NATIONAL MILITARY APPRECIATION MONTHPentagon Considering Whether to Move Transgendered Soldier to Civilian Prison
American Family Association Says Manning Case is a Distraction to Soldiers Fighting for Country and a Misuse of Taxpayer Dollars
April 28, 2014American Family Association Says Truth About Gosnell’s Murderous House of Horrors Should be Told on the Big ScreenFilmmakers’ Goal: Expose Abortionist Kermit Gosnell and Raise Funds for Movie
Three filmmakers want to tell the true story of abortionist Kermit Gosnell,
who is serving three life sentences for killing live-born babies in his
Philadelphia clinic—and they’re turning to the American public for help.
April 24, 2014Lesbian Threesome Expecting First ChildAmerican Family Association Says Severe Breakdown of Family will Have a Dangerous Impact on America
Three Massachusetts lesbians who claim they are married to each other in a trio
setting are now expecting a child together.
April 22, 2014U.S. Postal Service to Unveil Stamp Honoring Known Sexual PredatorAmerican Family Association Denounces Decision to Praise Known Pederast Harvey Milk
Countless American heroes have been featured on U.S. postage stamps, from
presidents, suffragists and abolitionists to inspiring sports stars and
groundbreaking artists and musicians.
April 21, 2014Nation’s Capital Pushing for Transgender BathroomsAmerican Family Association Says Catering to LGBTQ Demands Strains Business Owners
Businesses may have to make more adjustments for the LGBTQ community, as
those with single-stall bathrooms in Washington, D.C., will soon be subject to
fines if their bathroom design and signage doesn’t accommodate the
April 14, 2014Leading Pro-Gay Advocates Denounce Mozilla CEO Forced ExitAmerican Family Association Calls Attention to Liberal, Lesbian and Gay Commentators Who Say Mozilla Was Wrong
In 2008, Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich made a $1,000 contribution to support
Proposition 8 in California, which made same-sex marriage in the state illegal.
More than five years later, that move cost Eich his job.
April 10, 201421 Groups Sign Letter Calling Air Force Academy to Account for Religious Liberty ViolationsAmerican Family Association Part of Coalition Urging Corrective Action
Association (AFA, www.afa.net) President Tim Wildmon was one of 21 representatives who signed a letter last week to U.S. Air
Force Academy Superintendent Lt. Gen. Michelle D. Johnson, outlining an
egregious violation of religious liberty within the walls of the Academy and
urging corrective action
April 08, 2014American Family Association Warns Parents about ‘Day of Silence,’ Set for April 11AFA to Parents: Don’t Let Children Become Pawns for Leftist Social and Political Action
"Quiet time” at school will take on a new meaning on
April 11, as the “Day of Silence,” sponsored by the Gay, Lesbian and Straight
Education Network (GLSEN), fast approaches.
April 07, 2014Supreme Court Denies Appeal from Photographers Who Declined to Participate in Same-Sex CeremonyAmerican Family Association Says Court Has Become Chief Threat to Constitution
The United States
Supreme Court today announced it would not hear an appeal from New Mexico
photographers who were fined by the state after opting not to photograph a
same-sex ‘marriage’ ceremony.
April 07, 2014Senate Set to Vote on Nomination of Radical Michelle T. Friedland for 9th Circuit JudgeAmerican Family Association Says Friedland Disregards Constitution, Will Trample Religious Liberties
Senators may soon vote on confirming presidential judicial nominee Michelle
T. Friedland, a liberal San Francisco attorney and radical activist who has
voiced her disdain for the Constitution and her views against religious liberty
and traditional marriage.
April 03, 2014Religious Freedom Bill Passes in MississippiAmerican Family Association Says Bill Is Needed in Light of Assault on Religious Freedom
Mississippi legislators yesterday decisively passed a religious freedom bill
that could allow state residents to sue over laws they say place a substantial
burden on their religious practices.
April 01, 2014U.S. Air Force Removes Bible from POW/MIA Display in FloridaAmerican Family Association Says Anti-Christian Attacks Are Insult to Troops, Families
Officials have made a point of claiming that
there is no war on religious liberty in the U.S. Air Force. If that’s true, why
do Bibles and Bible verses seem to be disappearing from that branch of the
April 01, 2014American Family Association Asks Why Obamacare Exempts Countless Companies and Unions, but Not Christian BusinessesNew Poll on AFA News Service OneNewsNow.com Calls for Americans to Give Their Opinion on This Timely Topic
Oral arguments in two landmark cases surrounding religious liberties in
America, especially as they relate to the freedoms of Christian business
owners, began a week ago in the U.S. Supreme Court.
March 31, 2014FBI Removes Link to Southern Law Poverty Center Page as Source for ‘Hate Group’ InfoAmerican Family Association Says Severing of SPLC Ties by Federal Agencies Is Long Overdue
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is no longer linking to the Southern
Poverty Law Center (SPLC) web site from parts of the hate crimes section of
FBI.gov. The controversial group was formerly linked as a resource and partner.
March 27, 2014World Vision Reverses Decision to Hire Employees in ‘Same-Sex’ MarriagesAmerican Family Association Says Decision is Proof That Culture Wars Are Being Waged Both in and out of Churches
Just two days after World Vision made the controversial announcement that it
would open its hiring to gay Christians in legal same-sex marriages, the
worldwide Christian charity reversed the decision after widespread backlash.
March 24, 2014Why Is Mikey Weinstein So Influential Over U.S. Air Force?American Family Association Asks Why Air Force Academy Caves into Weinstein’s Frequent Demands in a Matter of Hours
The U.S. Air Force Academy came under fire last week when a cadet was asked
to remove a Bible verse from the personal whiteboard outside his door, sparking
a debate about religious liberties in today’s military.
March 21, 2014American Family Association Says ‘God’s Not Dead’ Film Great for Families, Church GroupsMajor Motion Picture Opening in 600 Theaters Today
American Family Association (AFA, www.afa.net)
has a family-friendly suggestion for all members of the household this
weekend—and an entertainment idea for conversation-creating date nights and
church small groups.
March 19, 2014Panel Finds ‘No Compelling Reason’ to Exclude Transgendered Soldiers from MilitaryAmerican Family Association Questions Study’s Findings, Says Lifting Transgender Ban Would Create Confusion and Strife in Armed Forces
A five-member panel is urging the Obama Administration to lift a current ban
and allow transgendered soldiers to serve in the U.S. armed forces.
March 17, 2014Atheist Group Attempts to Silence Christian Police ChiefAmerican Family Association Challenges Group’s Skewing of Constitution in Effort to Stifle Religious Liberty
American Family Association (AFA, www.afa.net)today
denounced the anti-Christian Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) for
demanding that a Birmingham, Alabama police chief refrain from practicing his
faith in the public arena.
March 11, 2014New IRS Regulations Threaten Freedom of Speech Rights for American Family AssociationFormer IRS Official Lois Lerner Pleads the Fifth During Hearing About IRS Targeting of Conservative Groups
A government committee hearing turned tense last week when former IRS
official Lois Lerner pleaded the Fifth Amendment while on the stand at a
hearing to investigate whether the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has targeted
March 13, 2014Air Force Academy Removes Bible Verse from Board Outside Cadet’s RoomAmerican Family Association Urges Christians to Contact the Air Force Academy to Stand Up for Cadet’s Religious Liberties
The Air Force Academy has removed a Bible verse written on a cadet’s
whiteboard after it determined the posting had offended other
cadets, according to a story by FoxNews’ Todd Starnes.
March 03, 2014American Family Association Part of Family Research Council’s ‘True Blue’ AwardsAFA and FRC Honor 143 Representatives and 10 Senators for a 100 Percent Voting Score on Abortion, Family and Religious Issues
American Family Association (AFA, www.afa.net) President, Tim Wildmon was in Washington, D.C., last
week to help present the Family Research Council’s “True Blue” Awards to 143
Representatives and 10 Senators for their unwavering commitment and consistent
support in defense of life and the family.
January 03, 2014Beyoncé Disgraces Last Supper Image by Posing in Front of Jesus ChristAmerican Family Association Says Beyoncé’s Instagram Photo is Disrespectful and Blasphemous
Pop singer Beyoncé is in hot water again after posting an
Instagram photo of herself posed in front of a replica of Leonardo da
Vinci’s “The Last Supper” painting, with her body covering the image
of Jesus Christ.
January 07, 2014AFA: Veterans Affairs Censors Christmas for Patients in VA HospitalsAmerican Family Association Says the Move Stomps on the Religious Liberties Veterans Fought to Protect American Family Association(www.afa.net)
recently learned of an
alarming trend of anti-Christian censorship that took place just before
Christmas in Veterans Affairs hospitals throughout the country, depriving
veterans of the Christmas spirit, all in the name of “political correctness.”
January 13, 2014Obama Administration Moves to Silence Groups’ Voter Guides for Election TimeAmerican Family Association Encourages Citizens to Take Action by Calling U.S. Representatives About New IRS Rules
The Internal Revenue Service is proposing regulations that will
give the tax agency authority to restrict American Family Association(AFA, www.afa.net) and other
groups from releasing voter guides and other election information that provides
valuable decision-making details for voters.
January 16, 2014Open Season on Pro-lifers: Assault in Oklahoma Ignored by AuthoritiesAmerican Family Association Breaks News of an Attack Outside Norman, Okla., Abortion Clinic; Victims Say Police Did Not Help
American Family Association was the first to break news nationally about an
assault on pro-life supporters in Norman, Okla.—an assault that was ignored by
January 20, 2014American Family Association: U.S. Has the Most Pro-Abortion President in History41 Years After Roe v. Wade, It’s Time to Extend Civil Rights to the Tiniest of Americans As the country
reflects on 41 years since the landmark Supreme Court case, Roe v. Wade, which
legalized abortion in the U.S., the one-million-constituent-strong American
Family Association says the four-decades-old law needs to be
revisited, and Americans’ votes must speak up for those who can’t.
January 27, 2014Pentagon Passes Policy to Allow Soldiers to Request Wearing Turbans, Scarves and Other Religious Clothing While in UniformAmerican Family Association Says Christians in Military Should be Protected in Same Way
In an unconventional move last week, the Pentagon approved a new policy that
will allow soldiers greater latitude to wear turbans, head scarves, yarmulkes
and other religious clothing with their uniforms, as well as seek prayer time
or engage in religious practices while serving in branches of the U.S.
January 29, 2014American Family Association Points Out Real Message in President’s State of the Union AddressPresident Barack
Obama attempted to create a few warm spots for America during a bitterly cold
winter in his State of the Union address last night, but as he begins his sixth
year in office, many aren’t convinced his policies are strengthening the