December 17, 2010Federal Reserve bans AFA Christmas buttons in outrageous display of religious bigotry
The Federal Reserve has banned employees of the Payne County Bank in Perkins, Oklahoma, from wearing the American Family Association’s Christmas buttons. The buttons say “Merry Christmas - God with us” and show an image of Mary cradling the infant Jesus.
December 03, 2010AFA targets Chase for anti-Christmas policy on bank decorations
JP Morgan Chase has strictly ordered all of its banks to take down any and all Christmas decorations that have not been supplied by company headquarters. This includes the mandatory removal of all Christmas trees from bank lobbies.
November 22, 2010AFA declares another victory in the war on Christmas
The American Family Association has for years been waging a campaign against major retailers who have dropped “Christmas” from their seasonal advertising.
November 09, 2010An independent judiciary: independent of what?
The following commentary is offered as insight into the proper role of the judiciary branch of government in the U.S.
An "independent" judiciary: independent of what?
By Bryan Fischer
The American Family Association, through its political arm, AFA Action, took the lead in the successful campaign to oust three Iowa state supreme court justices who had joined in a ruling which imposed same-sex marriage on the Hawkeye State by judicial fiat. We were joined in this campaign by our friends at the Family Research Council and the National Organization for Marriage.
October 27, 2010AFA president: “Road to overturning Roe v. Wade runs through Mississippi”
The American Family Association today celebrated the ruling by Hinds County judge Malcolm Harrison to put Mississippi’s Personhood Amendment (Measure 26) on the ballot in 2011.
October 22, 2010AFA: President Obama deliberately stripping America of its Christian heritage
For the third time in just over 30 days, President Obama has omitted any reference to the Creator in his recitation of the Declaration of Independence.
September 29, 2010American Family Radio personalities join Friday night football in Iowa
Friday night football is an American tradition, and American Family Radio recently launched a Friday Night Football contest to join in the fun. JJ Jasper and Ron Shank, the AFR morning team, told their listeners that they would pick a contest winner, then travel to the winner’s town, sit in the bleachers, wear the local team colors and cheer for the local team.
September 28, 2010Over 250,000 sign Home Depot boycott pledge
More than 250,000 people have signed an online pledge to boycott The Home Depot until it agrees to remain neutral in the homosexual culture war. The pledge is posted at www.boycottthehomedepot.com.
September 16, 2010Don Wildmon to receive prestigious award
Donald E. Wildmon, founder and Chairman Emeritus of American Family Association, will receive the prestigious James C. Dobson Values & Leadership Award at a gala in his honor Saturday evening in Washington.
September 15, 2010Wildmon’s pro-family work wins honor
Donald E. Wildmon, AFA founder and chairman emeritus, will be honored Saturday evening at the Faith, Family and Freedom Gala Dinner in Washington, D.C. and receive the fourth annual James C. Dobson Vision and Leadership Award. He has been named recipient of the award for his decades of work to strengthen families and restore the nation to its Judeo-Christian moral foundation.
August 11, 2010Over 131,000 sign pledge to boycott The Home Depot
In less than three weeks, 131,000 people have signed an
online pledge to boycott The Home Depot until it agrees to remain neutral in
the homosexual culture war.
is posted at www.boycottthehomedepot.com.
August 04, 2010AFA condemns marriage ruling tyrannical, abusive and unconstitutional
Statement from Tim Wildmon, president of
the American Family Association, in response to Judge Vaughn Walker’s ruling
overturning California’s marriage amendment, also known as Prop 8:
July 21, 2010AFA announces nationwide boycott of The Home Depot
The American Family Association called today for a nationwide boycott of The Home Depot because of its support for the radical homosexual agenda, and in particular for exposing young children to homosexual behavior.
June 23, 2010AFA says using 10-year old as gay pride parade grand marshal a form of child abuse
This weekend, the Northwest
Arkansas Gay Pride Parade will have a 10-year-old boy, Will Marshall, serving
as Grand Marshal. The boy says of homosexuals that this “is the way they are
June 21, 2010President uses Father’s Day to promote radical homosexual agenda
American Family Association today criticized President Barack Obama for
celebrating households headed by “two fathers” in his Father’s Day
June 04, 2010AFA blasts CBS for show with profanity in the title
Coming this fall, CBS will
air a new program, “$#*! My Dad Says,” a new comedy based on the popular
Twitter feed “Sh*t My Dad Says.” The show is scheduled to air at 8:30 p.m. on
Thursday nights. The program stars William Shatner, who gives politically
incorrect advice to his son. CBS’s tagline for the show is “This Fall the Shat
hits the fan!” Then they have the audacity to say the show is perfectly
suitable for family viewing.
June 04, 2010President nominates pro-homosexual, anti-military lawyer to Supreme Court
The American Family
Association today came out in strong opposition to President Obama's nomination
of Solicitor General Elena Kagan to the United States Supreme Court. AFA
opposes Kagan because of her opposition to the military's "Don't Ask,
Don't Tell" policy and her apparent opposition to the Defense of Marriage
June 01, 2010AFA calls for President Obama to stand squarely with Israel
The American Family
Association today issued a clarion call for President Obama to stand squarely
with Israel in the
controversy over Israel's
conflict with a flotilla of "humanitarian" ships from Turkey
April 23, 2010The American Family Association today sent the following open letter in support of Rev. Franklin Graham
The American Family
Association today sent the following open letter in support of Rev.
April 07, 2010American Family Association: Keep your students home on Day of Silence
Many public schools across the nation are planning to allow students affiliated with GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network) to sponsor a "Day of Silence" on April 16.
March 24, 2010AFA condemns judge's ruling in senior prom caseAFA condemns judge's ruling in senior prom case
U.S. District Court Judge Glen H. Davidson ruled yesterday that Itawamba County Agricultural High School violated graduating senior Constance McMillen's constitutional right to free speech by refusing her permission to wear a tuxedo and bring a lesbian date to the senior prom.
March 18, 2010AFA pulls out the stops to defeat ObamaCare
The American Family Association (AFA) this week used its extensive data base to send targeted action alerts into the districts of 46 Democratic congressmen whose position on this weekend's ObamaCare vote is uncertain.
February 17, 2010AFA calls on elected officials to press state department on behalf of detained missionaries
The American Family Association (AFA) issued a call today for the congressional delegations in Idaho, Kansas and Texas to put public pressure on the State Department and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to demand the release of detained Baptist missionaries in Haiti.
March 03, 2010Wildmon resigns as AFA Chairman
Donald E. Wildmon, chairman of American Family Association (AFA) for more than 30 years, has resigned as chairman of the board for the national ministry. The resignation comes following several months of hospitalization. A bite from a mosquito carrying the St. Louis encephalitis virus caused Wildmon’s illness.
February 12, 2010PepsiCo practices reflect change; AFA suspends boycott
American Family Association (AFA) has suspended its boycott of PepsiCo. After monitoring the company for several months, AFA is satisfied the company has withdrawn its major financial contributions to gay activist groups.
January 14, 2010American Family Association condemns abortion super center
Planned Parenthood intends to open a six-story, 78,000 square-foot abortion facility in Houston, Texas. Numerous pro-life leaders from all across the United States will attend a prayer vigil on Sunday evening, January 17, and a silent march followed by a national press conference on Monday, January 18, Martin Luther King, Jr. day, to protest the opening of this massive abortuary.
January 07, 2010AFA criticizes Obama appointment of transgendered man to commerce position
President Barack Obama made history on New Year's Eve when he appointed the former Mitchell Simpson, who now identifies himself as a female named Amanda, to a position as a senior adviser in the Commerce Department.
January 05, 2010AFA opposes Southers' nomination to head TSA: will make air travel less safe for America's families
The American Family Association (AFA) today announced its opposition to Erroll Southers' nomination to serve as the next head of the Transportation Security Administration.