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This week in MA: Saving Babies, Stopping Pot, Praising Jesus in School

by MFI News

Dear Friend of the Family, It’s been a busy week for the pro-family movement in Massachusetts, and I have good news to report on multiple fronts.    The Infanticide Act – voters reject abortion from conception to crowning.   Over 100 people gathered at the State House on Wednesday wearing bright red pro-life t-shirts.  We […]

Boston News You Can Trust

by MFI News

As you know, part of MFI’s mission is to be the voice of family values in Massachusetts.  It can be hard to make that voice heard in the face of an almost uniformly hostile local media that often refuses to cover many of the stories that concern us.  The New Boston Post is different. They […]

Stan Rosenberg’s “family values”

by MFI News

The culture of corruption and depravity in our state legislature runs deeper than even I imagined.  Yesterday, the Boston Globe dropped a bomb shell story on Beacon Hill.  I won’t repeat the graphic details, but suffice it to say that Byron Hefner, the “husband” of our state Senate President, has apparently been sexually assaulting other […]

MFI’s Alexandre to begin as new Director of Public Policy at Liberty Counsel

by MFI News

After one and a half years of serving as Legal and Legislative Counsel for Massachusetts Family Institute (MFI), Jonathan Alexandre will be leaving to pursue an exciting new opportunity in Washington, DC. Alexandre, a 27 year-old resident of Brockton, MA, joined MFI in early 2015. A graduate of Liberty University School of Law, Alexandre furthered […]

Women, Legislators and Parents Speak Out Against Bathroom Bill

by MFI News

With the Senate set to vote on the Transgender Bathroom Bill this week, Massachusetts Family Institute will hold a press conference Wednesday asking legislators to protect privacy rights and oppose the bill. Tuesday, May 10, 2016 WOBURN — Citizens concerned about privacy and safety in public bathrooms and locker rooms will be holding a press […]

Media turns to MFI for Supreme Court analysis on marriage

by mafamily

This week the Supreme Court heard two days of oral argument on the question of marriage.  The cases featured  California’s marriage amendment, known as “Proposition 8”, and the federal Defense of Marriage Act, or “DOMA.”  Given Massachusetts’ historic role in the legal battle over same sex ‘marriage,’ MFI was inundated with calls from the media. […]

Marriage — it’s between a man and a woman

by mafamily

 The Podium Marriage — it’s between a man and a woman By Kris Mineau March 25, 2013 Marriage between a man and a woman has been the paradigm, the bedrock social institution of diverse cultures and civilizations for all of recorded human history. Nevertheless, on Tuesday, the radical experiment that began in Massachusetts will reach […]

New Pope stands firm for the poor, for marriage, and for the unborn

by mafamily

Congratulations to our Catholic brothers and sisters on the election of a new Pope!  In the first sermon of his pontificate, Pope Francis said: “We can walk as much as we want, we can build many things, but if we do not profess Jesus Christ, things go wrong. We may become a charitable NGO, but […]