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The institution of marriage has taken some high profile hits in the past few days. But the meaning of marriage – how it is defined and who defines it – is tremendously important for our entire society, because it has implications that go well beyond...

Christian charity worker suspended over opposition to gay rights A charity worker has been suspended after telling a colleague about his Christian beliefs against homosexuality, even though he says he is not homophobic and was merely responding to questions from a colleague about his beliefs. David Booker,...

From the Family Research Council: Planned Parenthood (PP) released its annual report this week. It would appear that for Planned Parenthood, crime does pay -- as long as it is crime against humanity. Last year, while the rest of the nation was seeing a downward trend...

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April 8, 2009 (Trenton, NJ) --April 8, 2009 -- Today the National Organization for Marriage launched an ad campaign to protect marriage and religious liberty throughout the nation. The centerpiece of the new ad campaign is the 60-second TV spot "A Gathering Storm," bringing viewers...

The Commission on Population and Development (CPD) met last week at the United Nations (UN). Not only did the members of the Commission develop policy, but some stood to courageously fight the ongoing battle to protect the family and innocent lives. This year's CPD was also...

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VERMONT (AP): MONTPELIER, Vt. -- The Vermont House has given final approval to a bill that would legalize gay marriage in the state.  The 94-52 vote for final passage on Friday falls short of the two-thirds majority that would be needed to override a veto promised...

Fox News reports: DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Iowa Supreme Court issued a unanimous ruling Friday finding that the state's same-sex marriage ban violates the constitutional rights of gay and lesbian couples, making Iowa the third state where marriage will be legal. In its decision, the...

Did you miss today's show?  If you did, it has been archived and is available at your convenience. It was our best show yet!  Brian Brown of National Organization for Marriage was our guest.  Brian broke down the marriage battles in the Northeast and laid...

The organization of the United Nations began in 1945 by nations that were predominantly democratic. Membership to the UN has never come with a democratic prerequisite; however, some 60 years later, the majority of the United Nations member states are not developed or full-fledged...

The values that we stand for are under attack. Motherhood, fatherhood, marriage, life, liberty, and family are all in the crosshairs of radical and liberal organizations and governments. The opposition wants abortion to become a basic human right. They want parents and...

From Beetle Blogger: In a world of increasing confusion and moral depravity, marriage should be our dependable rock, our children’s rock, our family’s rock, our country’s rock, our government’s rock. Instead, homosexual activists intent on gaining forced public acceptance through marriage redefinition, have launched an all-out...

United Families Minnesota is the state affiliate of United Families International. As a non-profit, non denominational organization, we invite all citizens of the state to unite with us as we work to defend and promote marriage and the family in Minnesota. As a chapter of...

The UFI State Chapter Director from Minnesota reports: Friday, March 27th, the Civil Justice committee in the MN House was scheduled to hear 4 bills concerning civil unions (HF999), ending of DOMA laws (HF893), recognizing same-sex marriages from other states (HF1740) and a proposed amendment to...

The New Hampshire House voted this morning to reject the same-sex marriage bill on a 183-182 roll call vote, only to reverse position moments later on a motion to reconsider. On motion to reconsider, proponents successfully pressured 3 representatives to change their votes. The bill...

On Thursday: Voice Of The Nation will discuss same-sex marriage initiatives that are taking root across the country, most notably in Vermont as the state Senate and House are voting on same-sex marriage legislation this week.  Will the Governor Veto the legislation?  Does he have the...

**NEWS** AP: Vt.'s GOP governor says he'll veto gay marriage The following was received by the National Organization for Marriage as an Urgent Action Alert: If we don't act now, by the end of the week, Vermont could become the first state to adopt same-sex marriage legislatively --...

Can homosexuals transform their sexuality?  Torah, Talmud and time-tested advances in gender psychology answer YES! The Co-Director of JONAH (Jews Offering New Alternatives to Homosexuality), Arthur Goldberg, tells how in his book "Light in the Closet: Torah, Homosexuality, and the Power to Change."  This groundbreaking book...

Beetle Blogger posted the following piece: The other day on Voice of the Nation, we talked with Laura Knaperek, a United Families International representative who was at the United Nations last week to help support and protect the family. Our time ran out on the...

This EMERGENCY ACTION ALERT was sent by the National Organization for Marriage: This afternoon, the Vermont Senate is holding a rare special session to vote on a handful of bills including S.115, the same-sex marriage bill. A vote on the SSM bill is likely to take place...