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MFI on Fox25 Boston

by MFI News

Dear Friend of the Family, At 3:30 Friday afternoon I received a call from a Fox25 reporter asking if she could come by and interview me about the Counseling Ban legislation within the next hour.  I was grateful for the opportunity to raise awareness on this critical issue, and I think the news segment came […]

Five Things to Know About President Trump’s Bathroom Policy Reversal

by MFI News

I am happy to report that on Wednesday, the federal Departments of Justice and Education repealed the Obama era policy mandating public schools to force students into the humiliating situation of sharing showers, restrooms and locker rooms with members of the opposite sex.  This repeal is a victory for common sense and for the privacy […]

Boy Scouts Abandon Common Sense

by MFI News

As you may have heard, the Boy Scouts of America announced on Monday that they will now allow biological girls who believe that they are boys to join their boys-only programs.  As scouting veteran John Stemberger, president of MFI’s counterpart in Florida said, “This is a profoundly sad but inevitable decision on the part of the Boy Scouts of […]

Transgender training at Boston Medical Center

by MFI News

Recently I was asked to comment for a WBUR article on Boston Medical Center’s (BMC) opening of a Center for Transgender Medicine and Surgery.  Later this summer, the hospital will begin genital surgery for men transitioning to women, and will “create fully functioning female genitalia for transgender women.”  This was heralded as a milestone for […]

We must remain vigilant

by MFI News

The “Counseling Ban” is on the move in the Massachusetts legislature.  Lawmakers are attempting to pass a bill that would make it illegal for mental health professionals to counsel and talk with children who are struggling with unwanted same-sex attraction. The proponents of this bill have couched this Counseling Ban as necessary to end “abusive […]

Oppose the 2015 Sexual Orientation Counseling Ban

by MFI News

Dear Friend of the Family, You need to know about a new bill being discussed at the State House this week.  HB97, sponsored by Representative Kay Khan, would restrict the rights of minors with unwanted same-sex attractions to seek out their treatment of choice and not be labeled as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer (LGBTQ).  This […]

Tell Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center to Reinstate Dr. Church

by MFI News

*UPDATE: please see change of phone number Dr. Paul Church is a 65-year-old husband and father who has been a Boston urologist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) for thirty-five years. He has spent over half of his life treating patients and conducting research on prostate and bladder cancer. When he is not in the […]

A Simple Question for Bruce Jenner

by MFI News

I happened to be in an airport as the media bonanza over former Olympian Bruce Jenner’s “coming out as a woman” started to really take off.  Waiting in line to go through security, a pregnant woman in front of me declined to go through the x-ray scanner and requested to be patted down instead.  The male […]

Joe Kennedy Opens the Door to Transgender Bathrooms in MA

by MFI News

CALL TO ACTION! MA Congressman Joe Kennedy announced last night that he is going to lead the charge in our Commonwealth for… the Bathroom Bill.  Transgender activists have apparently enlisted the young and famously-named congressman as the spokesman for their demands to get into all public bathrooms, locker rooms, and otherwise “lawfully sex-segregated facilities.”  They are hoping […]