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During a press conference prior to the opening of the 64th UN General Assembly, the new President of the General Assembly of the United Nations, Ali Abdussalam Treki of Libya, was quoted calling homosexuality “not really acceptable.” International homosexual and human rights groups were swift...

Although the pro-family movement made great strides defending traditional marriage last election in states like California and Arizona, the battle is still not over. Come November, voters will need to vote against three new homosexual rights initiatives in Washington, Maine, and Kalamazoo, Michigan. This legislation...

Join Voice of the Nation today as they talk with United Families International President Michael N. Duff about the urgent need to stand for the family.  Everyday new attacks on the family surface and we cannot stand aside any longer.  President Duff is leading UFI...

United Families International In A Changing World My life changed a few weeks ago.  It did so in an inevitable manner, the same way it has happened for millions of other people, through all generations of time. I saw the change coming.  I tried even to defend...

As the Obama Administration has failed in its responsibility to adequately defend DOMA in court, and as the president has called for the repeal of DOMA, the need for urgent action is clear.  If you don’t stand and help in the fight who will? Mike...

by William C. Duncan, Marriage Law Foundation Those who are pushing a redefinition of marriage in the United States promote an ideology that says when it comes to marriage, all adult relationships are the same and that adult desires are more important than children's needs. A...

United Families International has joined with others in an effort to stand for marriage in Albania.  The Albanian government has announced that it will file legislation to legalize same-sex marriage in the country and the Albanian pro-family movement has asked for our help.  United Families...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: September 11, 2009 CONTACT: MIKE DUFF (O)(877)435-7834 e-mail:mduff@unitedfamilies.org DUFF NAMED PRESIDENT OF UNITED FAMILIES INTERNATIONAL Gilbert, AZ—The Board of Directors of the international pro-family advocacy group United Families International (UFI) has appointed Michael N. Duff as President of the organization.  Duff will bring his extensive experience in...

As the season ends, it is apparent that the work of defending families has never been so relevant. The blatant attempt at the United Nations and around the world to promote the pervasive and expansive use of abortion has kept us very busy, as has...

Friday September 18th United Families will be speaking at Smart Girl Summit 2009 in Nashville Tennessee.  The summit will focus on how women can make a difference in America.  Jennifer Stinson, a UFI representative, will focus her speech on why what happens at the United...

"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world, indeed it is the only thing that ever has!" - Margaret Mead Join Voice of the Nation Thursday as they discuss President Obama’s Tuesday’s speech to the students of America.  Find out...

Did you know? On Tuesday at 12pm ET, September 8th, US President Barak Obama will deliver a national address to the public school students of America.  According to the US Department of Education the president will challenge students to work hard, set education goals, and take...

Uncle Sam Wants You!!!  This familiar pre-World War I slogan has been used to encourage American citizens to sign up for active duty in order to protect their country from outside intruders.  In a recent twist, modern time governments, including the United States have moved...

Voice of the Nation talking about Obamacare “At the heart of President Barack Obama’s health-care plan is an insurance program funded by taxpayers, administered by Washington, and open to everyone. Modeled on Medicare, this “public option” will soon become the single dominant health plan, which...

The United Nations Economic, Social and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) suggests that sex education is an entitled right to children of all countries and cultures starting at the age of five. The 98 page report that was released in June of this year is called International Guidelines...

TUNE IN TO UFI’s RADIO TALK SHOW LEARN ABOUT CURRENT CHALLENGES FACING THE FAMILY AND WHAT YOU CAN DO TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE! Starting off our new fall season former TV newscaster, reporter, and talk show host Heather Sandstrom will be co-hosting Voice of the Nation every...

August 10th-12th United Families International participated in the fifth edition of World Congress of Families (WCF) in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. WCF is a gathering of individuals and organizations from all over the world whose focus is the preservation of the natural family. ...

WCF has been a great avenue for UFI to share our resources and educate others on the family. Here are are few links from WCFV. UFI board member Lauralee Christensen speaks on Intergernational Solidarity Within Families. video Negotiating Guide Author Susan Roylance Teaches about the guide. The UN...

UFI has landed in Amsterdam! The Dutch media has not been welcoming to World Congress of Families (WCF)  attendees. With all of the negative media people all over the Netherlands have become aware of WCF.  World Congress is taking all of the media attention as...

United Families International has been dedicated to securing a future for the family for 30years and will be attending the World Congress of Families V (WCF) in Amsterdam at the RAI Centre, with participants representing more than fifty countries, from August 10-12, 2009. Within the...

Today we are facing a push by those in favor of euthanasia and assisted suicide to gain widespread public acceptance of these practices and legalize them in countries around the world. The United States is currently faced with health care reform that may open the...

Thursday, July 23 join pro-family leaders for an emergency webcast on how to make a difference during this crisis. Leaders in the movement will be present on the webcast to discuss action steps that you can take to block this legislation from passage. They include: Reps....

There are new disturbing developments within New England and Washington, D.C.  and a new battleground has opened up in the state of New York. The current administration has made bold moves in direct defiance of the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), and a new...

A newly released movie, “My Sister’s Keeper” has brought the controversial topics of parental rights and designer families to the box office. In this thought provoking movie Anna, the main character, was created to be a "donor child" for her older sister Kate who has...