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.