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MFI and the New Battle of Bunker Hill

by MFI News

News Release from Alliance Defending Freedom: BEDFORD, Mass. – Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) and the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) sent a letter Tuesday to Bunker Hill Community College over its speech and student organization policies after it ordered students with the campus Young Americans for Liberty (YAL) chapter to stop distributing copies of the U.S. Constitution.  MFI’s Andrew Beckwith, one of […]

MFI presents…

by MFI News

I am excited to introduce a brand new resource for churches and small groups to learn how to impact our local culture.  MFI has developed a biblically-based curriculum that educates and informs people of faith about the specific challenges to our family values here in Massachusetts. The class materials teach from the perspectives of scripture, culture, […]

One Nation, Under God

by mafamily

On the morning of September 4th, MFI’s Exec VP and General Counsel Andrew Beckwith attended oral arguments at the John Adams Courthouse in Boston on a case that could eliminate the Pledge of Allegiance from our public schools.  The American Humanist Association, on behalf of three atheist students and their parents in the Acton-Boxborough school […]

Board of Education meeting packed with pro-family supporters to address transgender policy

by mafamily

MFI led a coalition of parents, educators, pastors and mental health professionals to the Board of Education meeting Tuesday morning to combat its radical transgender bathroom policy.  A number of pro-family speakers addressed the board, and although trans-activists were present, for once it was the pro-family supporters who dominated the gathering; lining the walls of […]

Ed Commissioner doubles down on transgender bathroom policy.

by mafamily

Massachusetts Education Commissioner Mitchell Chester is refusing to amend a highly controversial new policy which threatens the privacy and safety of school children.     Two  weeks ago, the Commissioner of the Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) quietly issued an 11- page directive implementing his new statewide policy on gender identity in the […]

Acceso para los trangeneros en los banos publico de las escuelas ahora se require en MA por la comisaria

by mafamily

LA LIBERACION INMEDIATA CONTACTO: Andrew Beckwith / andrew@mafamily.org/ 781-569-0400 Proyecto de Ley de sigilio bano se abre banos de muchachas para los ninos, invade la privacidad y amenaza la seguridad de todos los estudiants. Massachusetts comisionado de educacion Mitchell Chester informado de grado K-12 directores de las escuelas que deben permitir que los ninos y […]

MA Transgender Agenda Makes National News

by mafamily

MFI broke a national news story Friday afternoon, February 15th, with our raising the alarm about the Massachusetts Commissioner of Education’s new transgender bathroom policy. The document states that school bath rooms, locker rooms, and athletic teams must now be open to students of either sex, depending on what gender a student decides to be. This […]

Transgender Access to Public School Bathrooms Now Required in MA by Commissioner

by mafamily

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONTACT: Ryan Boehm | ryan@mafamily.org                       Lisa Barstow | lisa@barstowmedia.com    Stealth Bathroom Bill opens girls’ bathrooms to boys, invades privacy and threatens all students’ safety. Massachusetts Commissioner of Education Mitchell Chester informed grade K-12 school principals that they must allow boys and girls of any age who self-identify as transgender […]

Coming to a girls’ locker room near you…

by mafamily

You may have read about a disturbing development in California this past week.  A 6 foot 8, 50 year old man has decided to play college basketball… on the women’s team! This summer, Robert Ludwig, who has undergone the same sex-change operation that MA convicted killer “Michelle” Kosilek is demanding be paid by taxpayers, had […]

Dr. Bennett speaks about schools and values

by mafamily

As former Education Secretary under President Reagan, Dr. Bill Bennett speaks from experience on the good, the bad and the ugly in the U.S. public school system. During his remarks at our annual MFI Banquet earlier this month, Dr. Bennett spoke specifically about the number one reason why parents change their child’s school; not academics, […]