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Not just a gummy bear…

by MFI News
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My wife showed me this article last night.  Apparently, two middle school kids in Framingham had to be hospitalized after ingesting marijuana-laced “edibles” on the school bus.  This is exactly one of the scenarios we’ve been warning about with the new legalization of recreational marijuana.  The pot industry deliberately infuses candy in order to attract children, and it does […]

Marijuana Law Partial Delay Gives More Time to Develop Local Response

by MFI News
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We are glad to report that our efforts to get a delay in the marijuana law had an impact. Last week, just before the Legislature and Governor Baker left for New Year’s festivities, they passed a six-month delay of certain parts of the Marijuana Law. This prevents businesses that want to grow, process, distribute, and […]

January 15: Sanctity of Life Sunday

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President Reagan dedicated the 3rd Sunday in January to remember God’s gift of life and our duty to protect it against a culture of death, enshrined into our nation’s laws in the Roe v. Wade decision in January of 1973. Will you help us raise awareness and support life on Sanctity of Life Sunday, January 15? […]

Does a Woman Have the Right to Private Spaces Without Males Present?

by MFI News
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“How can we teach our daughters that their ‘no means no’ when people call them bigots for not wanting to share their showers with men?”  That’s an awfully good question, and I’m glad to tell you that our friend Kaeley Triller Haver is demanding answers in a must-read article in National Review this week. We introduced you […]

Coming this Spring: TeenPact!

by MFI News
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TeenPact is a dynamic, hands-on leadership school for Christian students, and it’s coming back to Massachusetts this May! Their mission is “to train youth to understand the political process, value their liberty, defend their Christian faith and engage the culture at a time in their lives when, typically, they do not care about such things. We believe […]

Please tell your legislators to OPPOSE secret abortions for minors

by MFI News
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“Twas the night before Christmas” and the State House abortion advocates were busy secretively planning to push through a parental rights assault bill. But MFI and other pro-family and pro-life organizations have been vigilant and discovered these stirrings. Last Thursday, December 22, while we were celebrating the Nativity at the State House, the House Ways and […]

Stand with MFI in 2017

by MFI News
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2016 has been an exciting year of growth and change at MFI as we have taken on new staff and developed innovative strategies to help strengthen the family and fight for your religious liberty here in Massachusetts. This past year we have, Mobilized MA citizens in the fight against the Bathroom Law. MFI staff worked […]

Merry Christmas from MFI!

by MFI News
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Dear Friends of the Family, This afternoon, MFI staff celebrated Christmas at the State House with the revealing of a beautiful nativity scene and singing carols about Christ’s birth for all to hear.  We are grateful to State Representative Jim Lyons from Andover and the many others who made possible this spreading of Christmas cheer […]

Come to the State House to Celebrate Another Victory for Religious Freedom!

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Right on the heels of last week’s religious freedom victory over the Bathroom Law, the Speaker of the House of Representatives has given permission to celebrate Christmas at the State House with a Nativity Scene. Initially the request for a Nativity Scene was refused with the standard “No Religious Events” answer, but thanks to the […]

Victory for religious freedom in MA!

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Yesterday, we celebrated a real win for religious freedom.  Both MA Attorney General Maura Healey and the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (MCAD) voluntarily reversed their new transgender polices to acknowledge the constitutional right of churches to teach and operate consistently with their faith.  As many of you know, in September of this year, the unelected […]