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In 2004, for the first time, California Senator Barbara Boxer introduced The Freedom of Choice Act (FOCA).  To date, the Bill has not been signed in to law but if passed, it would override every piece of Pro-Life legislation that has been made on a...

We all probably know someone who has been adopted.  In my case, my brother, 8 months my elder is adopted.  I also have dear friends who are adopted.  I can hardly imagine my life without them.  I think about the times I have spent with...

The U.S. News and World Report wrote on Dec. 22: "Supporters of Proposition 8, the California initiative that eliminated the right of same-sex couples to marry last month, reacted with surprise and dismay this weekend to the announcement by the state's attorney general that he had...

The LA Times reports:   Kenneth W. Starr, the former U.S. Solicitor General who led the inquiry into President Bill Clinton’s affair with Monica L. Lewinsky, will argue the case in favor of upholding a ban on gay marriage before the California Supreme Court. Starr was today named...

On December 18 Reuters reported the following UN news: The U.N. General Assembly split over the issue of gay rights on Thursday after a European-drafted statement calling for decriminalization of homosexuality prompted an Arab-backed one opposing it. Diplomats said a joint statement initiated by France and the...

Note: This News Alert was sent by Gary Bauer, click here to subscribe. Standing For Life  The Wall Street Journal reports today that the Bush Administration will announce new regulations Friday expanding the “right of conscience” protections for health care providers so that hospitals, doctors, nurses and other workers cannot be...

Successes of 2008: Our greatest victory this year has been the passage of Proposition 102 that  defines marriage as between one man and one woman!  It simply would not have passed without you.  There was an undeniable commitment to stand up for traditional family values and...

Note: This message was sent via the UFI Alert E-Mail Program.  Click here to be included in future UFI Alerts. Merry Christmas!!  Happy Hanukkah!  Isn't it wonderful to be able to say that to each other?  As much as we enjoy hearing and saying those phrases,...

On Dec. 3, 2008 the UFI blog reported on Live Action Film's 'Mona Lisa Project.'  The Mona Lisa Project is a series of hidden camera investigations, collected summer 2008, documenting the real behavior of the abortion industry across the nation. Despite a consistent pattern of lawlessness...

Last night, during a discussion over the absurd Newsweek cover story, A Religious Case for Gay Marriage, this comment was made, "If gays are legally able to wed, it will not really affect my marriage, nor your marriage."  I was pretty surprised to hear that...

  I saw a video clip of a rally protesting California's Proposition 8, the constitutional amendment that established marriage as between one man and one woman in California. In the video clip there were people waving rainbow flags as a symbol of their protest. I remember in...

Every Choice Has an Attached Consequence Every choice has an attached consequence.  CHOICE => CONSEQUENCE     The choice of sexual intercourse carries an attached consequence of a high probability of a baby.  SEX => BABY   The trend for many Americans is to enjoy the "pleasure" of their choices:  robbery, murder,...

Note: This News Alert was sent by Gary Bauer, click here to subscribe. The pro-abortion lobby, led by Planned Parenthood and NARAL, have put together a 55-page “strategy memo” outlining their demands on the next administration and Congress. Unbelievably, the Obama transition team posted the document...

  [caption id="attachment_180" align="alignleft" width="405" caption="Press Conference to Present Unborn Child Petition"][/caption] Representatives of United Families International, including President Beverly Rice, arrived in New York on Monday night with a busy agenda and a list of objectives to accomplish:   1. Celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the adoption of the Universal...

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights had been “sullied” by the addition of “supposed” new rights -- notably the right to abortion -- and United Nations treaty monitoring bodies were at the forefront in causing harm by “ordering” Governments to change their laws, Austin Ruse...

This blog post has been used with permission of the author. I think the time has come to discuss why our nation should promote a culture of life.  It is a stance that in time has grown closer and closer to my heart.  With almost one...

Laura Bunker, United Families Utah Chapter President My Family: The family is dear to me, partly because mine did not come easily.  I’ve been married 29 years, and my husband Steve and I have two beautiful daughters—both adopted.  Our youngest, Mary is in high school, and our...

Note: This message was sent via the UFI Alert E-Mail Program.  Click here to be included in future UFI Alerts. Tomorrow is the 60th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UNDHR).  As we sit comfortably in our homes throughout the world, we may wonder...

  UN Headquarters, New York – Tomorrow, December 10th, on the 60th Anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UNDHR) by the UN General Assembly, United Families International (UFI), along with a coalition of social conservative groups from around the world, will present a petition of 340,000 names requesting that all...

Linda Hollist, United Families Georgia Chapter President My Family:  I was married 17 years ago last April, and we have been blessed with 7 beautiful brilliant healthy respectful children.  Blayne, at 16, is finishing high school and attending the local university while preparing to continue his education at West Point. ...

Lina F. Hatch, United Families Arizona Chapter Director My Family: My  husband, Lorin and I have been married 37 years.  We have 7 children and 7 grandchildren.  Presently, all of us live in Arizona.  Lorin & I have lived in Gilbert (greater Phoenix area) for 32 years and...

UFI will present the following petition to the General Assembly of the UN on Tuesday, December 9th at UN Headquarters.  The presentation of the signatures comes on the 60th Anniversery of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The petition reads:  We, the undersigned citizens of the member nations...

In the wake of California's proposition 8, Equality Utah has the ear of some of Utah's most influential policy makers.  According to the Deseret news, "A group of Utah lawmakers unveiled five pieces of proposed legislation aimed at securing rights for gay couples".  If you thought this...