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There's no getting out of it--every choice comes with an inevitable and inescapable consequence. The trick is to look ahead, analyze the consequence, and decide if it's something to be lived with. When I look at the line-up of choices about to be...

Top Conservatives On Twitter, or TCOT, is a group of conservative voters who interact on the popular social networking site, Twitter. Recently, UFI President Beverly Rice addressed members of TCOT on the topic of the destruction of the family despite the UN's Universal Declaration of...

Gay-Rights Boot Camp (LA Times): Determined to avoid the mistakes of their last, losing campaign for gay marriage, gay rights activists are launching the first of what they hope will be many “marriage equality training camps” in Los Angeles this weekend. The idea is to train activists...

The Mexico City Policy: The Mexico City Policy, also known as the Mexico City Gag Rule and the Global Gag Rule, is a United States government policy which requires all non-governmental organizations (NGOs) that receive federal funding to refrain from performing or promoting abortion services in...

A new crowd is in Washington, D.C., today – hundreds of thousands of pro-life marchers who gather here every January to mark the anniversary of Roe v. Wade. That Supreme Court decision in 1973 gave us abortion on demand and has resulted in a destruction...

In Canada, the legalization of Same-Sex Marriage is now paving the way for the legaization of polygamy.  The AP reports: Canada's decision to legalize gay marriage has paved the way for polygamy to be legal as well, a defense lawyer said Wednesday as the two leaders...

If you visited the White House website yesterday morning, you would have been introduced to a defense of the right to life, the need for lower taxes and the sanctity of traditional marriage. But within hours, as power changed from a president of one party...

Expectations from the left are at an all-time high. The new Obama administration, although promising to be bi-partisan, has sullied great favor with those who would stomp on the rights of the family for the right to abortion, sexual orientation and the like. ...

The air is crisp and cold. Flags are waving. People are cheering. The military salutes. Another President is inaugurated. And people who care about families, marriage between a man and a woman, the sanctity of life and religious liberty stand...

U.N. Treaty Might Weaken Families One of the issues American families could face this year is the ramifications from a treaty called the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). Why should passage of the CRC be of concern? It likely would have a...

The following is a special message from our friends at Demographic Winter.  This video has had a profound effect on everyone I have shown it to.  Please consider watching the preview of the video, and if you like it, order a copy for yourself and...

As you know, Pastor Rick Warren was invited by President-elect Barack Obama to give a prayer at his inauguration. Obama’s decision to invite Warren ignited a firestorm of hatred and invective from the intolerant, militant homosexual rights movement. Warren was called a Nazi and a...

In U.S. President-elect Obama's speech in Berlin he talked about being "a fellow citizen of the world".  He described the burdens of global citizenship that "continue to bind us together".  He said, "Partnership and cooperation among nations is not a choice; it is the one way,...

This last summer my family and I took a concert tour across eleven different southern states, and in nine of these we stopped to perform. We have a family music group where all eleven of us sing. This was quite an adventure, one in which...

United Families Arizona will host Celebrate Life! Roe vs. Wade - 36 years later Please join us: Tuesday, January 13, 2009 at 7:00 pm We will meet at Mesa Community College 1833 W. Southern Ave. Library Room 145 (located on the NW corner of campus) Shane Wikfors, former Executive Director of Arizona Right to Life, will be our...

More and more, it seems like the family is playing less of a role in the lives of young people around the country. In years past, children would do the right thing because they were taught well starting at home. Sure, there have...

Former head of the National Institutes of Health and the American Red Cross, Dr. Bernadine Healy, writes on research conducted on teens who choose chastity before marriage.  The following is an excerpt from her latest article, click here to read the full story. Kids who can...

From CNN: Another major American industry is asking for assistance as the global financial crisis continues: Hustler publisher Larry Flynt and Girls Gone Wild CEO Joe Francis said Wednesday they will request that Congress allocate $5 billion for a bailout of the adult entertainment industry.  “The...

At the beginning of a new year, January 2009 brings renewed goals, and hope for prosperity and peace, but it also brings with it five new bills designed by Equality Utah, a group actively pursuing political support in "securing rights and equality for the lesbian, gay,...

From the San Fransico Chronicle: State Attorney General Jerry Brown was "profoundly wrong" and "invented an entirely new theory" when he urged the California Supreme Court to invalidate Proposition 8's same-sex marriage ban on the basis that voters can't be allowed to overturn fundamental liberties, attorneys...

Looks like the U.S. abortion proponents are at it again. This time they have created what appears to be a new, updated version of the U.S. Bill of Rights. The Bill of Rights was carefully enacted over time and with the ratification of a super-majority...

A new year has begun and in a short time the United States will have a new president.  As all new years bring changes, this New Year may bring devastating changes that will affect our families. One of those devastating changes may be a new abortion...

During the campaign to pass Prop. 8 in California, Tony Perkins, of the Family Research Council, produced a video warning of the dangers of legalizing Same-Sex marriage.  He shared that if Same-Sex marriage is legalized, then it must be taught as normal, acceptable and moral...