Marriage and Family Archives - C-Fam

C-Fam’s Worst 5 Moments of 2020 for Life and Family

Here is where we saw the pro-life and pro-family cause suffer most in 2020, a year that will go down in history as both tragic and memorable.

Friday Fax

The UN Abortion Debate Has Shifted in Our Favor

Twelve years ago, the Bush administration caved in on the phrase “reproductive health.”

Friday Fax

EU Commissars to Crack Down on “Homophobia”

The European Commission intends to unleash a barrage of policies to impose LGBT uniformity across the European Union, including through the threat of sanctions.

Friday Fax

LGBT Issues Come Back Hard at UN Negotiations

Countries have witnessed a strong resurgence of LGBT advocacy in UN General Assembly negotiations.

Friday Fax

Congressmen Criticize U.S. Human Rights Report for “Christian-centric” Language

Abortion industry and LGBT lobby groups called an internal human rights report of the U.S. State Department “deeply disturbing” and “dangerous.”

Friday Fax

UN Human Rights Boss Claims Credit for Judicial Activism and Political Strife on Homosexual Marriage in Costa Rica

The head of the UN human rights office praised the Supreme Court of Costa Rica for judicially imposing homosexual marriage, then claimed credit for the court’s activism in a video message this week.

Friday Fax

Pro-LGBT Governments and U.S. Clash on Campaign to Decriminalize Homosexuality

U.S. ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell pitched a U.S. campaign to decriminalize homosexual conduct to members of the LGBT Core Group on Wednesday.

Friday Fax

World’s Top Sex Ed Promoter Promises Radical Social Change

A U.S.-based organization with a long history of promoting controversial curricula for children recently rebranded itself, declaring its mission to promote radical social change through sex education.

Friday Fax

White House Confirms Global Campaign to Protect Homosexual Acts

The White House confirmed the launch of a global U.S. campaign to promote acceptance of homosexual acts last week after several months of confusion and misinformation surrounding the administration’s position on LGBT issues.

Friday Fax

UN Women to Replace “Women” with “Gender”

The UN agency for women announced last week it is no longer focused on women’s rights but rather “equality of all genders,” including LGBTIQ+.

Friday Fax

Will White House Women’s Initiative be Hijacked by Abortion and Gender Advocates?

Democratic Congresswoman Lois Frankel spoiled the White House plans for a controversy-free event last week when she took to the podium and said women can’t be empowered without contraception and abortion.

Friday Fax

UN Women Calls Families “Dark” Place for Women

Are divorce, cohabitation, same sex marriage, out of wedlock birth and adolescent sex good for women? The latest report from UN Women considers them “a positive reflection of women’s empowerment.”

Friday Fax

Study Disputes Link Between HIV and Depo Provera; African Women Insist Results are “Not Good News”

For decades, an international debate has raged over whether the use of the injectable contraceptive Depo Provera increases women’s risk of contracting HIV when exposed to the virus. 

Friday Fax

Pro-Family Nations and NGOs Celebrate 25th International Day of Families

UN member states and civil society gathered at UN headquarters to celebrate the twenty-fifth anniversary of the International Year of the Family during an event titled “It Takes a Family” on May 15, the International Day of Families.

Friday Fax

UN Commission Ends in Acrimony, Charges of Harassment and Bullying

The most controversial UN negotiation of the year ended Friday afternoon in a bitter row between Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the Irish chair of the commission over the procedure used to adopt an agreement on social protections for women.

Friday Fax

Pro-Lifers Win Big at UN Commission

Progressives did not applaud or cheer as they normally do as the UN Commission for Social Development concluded yesterday at UN headquarters because the commission did not even hint at abortion or homosexual/trans rights.

Friday Fax

UN Event Highlights the Importance of Family Stability

Member states and pro-family organizations hosted a panel discussion on the importance of family stability at UN headquarters this week.

Friday Fax

Five Best Moments of the Year 2018 for Life and Family at the UN

There have many important moments in 2018 for the pro-life cause internationally, maybe even epochal shifts. Only history can tell.

Friday Fax

New Trump-Supported Law Enshrines Obama-Era Gender Language

Pro-life groups are deeply disappointed in a new law aimed at helping women enter the marketplace that will likely prevent USAID from working with faith-based groups unless they violate their conscience in order to partner with the U.S. government.    

Friday Fax

Tanzania President Suspends U.S. Family Planning Advertising

Last week the Tanzanian government suspended family planning advertisements funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) while the program is reviewed for its population control motives.

Friday Fax

Hungarian Leader Rallies Christians, Gives EU Elites Indigestion

Hungarian Prime Minister Victor Orbán appears to relish giving indigestion to elites of Western Europe and the European Union.

Friday Fax

UN Event Highlights Challenges, Hopes for Families in Migration and Urbanization

As the United Nations Commission on Population and Development turns its focus to migration and urbanization, a high-level event this week turned the spotlight to the way family integrity—or breakdown—affects and is affected by pervasive population trends.

Friday Fax

Christians Protest UNICEF for “Sexualizing” Children

Fifty angry Christians picketed UNICEF’s office near the UN during the just-completed Commission on the Status of Women, a UN conference where pro-lifers won a major victory.

Friday Fax

U.S. Delegation to UN Conference Faces Intimidation Campaign

The world’s top abortion and LGBT activist groups have joined forces to stop the Trump administration from implementing its international pro-life agenda at the UN women’s conference in New York. 

Friday Fax

UN Panel Condemns “Prenatal Genocide” of Children with Down Syndrome

Mikayla Holmgren was a Miss USA State Pageant finalist where she won two awards.

Friday Fax