Posts Tagged ‘news’

Parental Rights To Be Addressed in State Legislatures

Dear Champion of Parental Rights, State legislatures all over the country reconvened this week (or last), and in some of them the issue of parental rights is, if not front and center, at least high on the agenda. Sadly, in recent years many states have taken up bills that would further erode parental rights, such…

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We Have A Sponsor for Parental Rights Amendment!

We Have A Sponsor

Dear Champion of Parental Rights, It’s time! Today is the day to call Congress in preparation for the introduction of the Parental Rights Amendment (PRA) in the U.S. House. Last month we met with Rep. Jim Banks (R-IN), and he agreed wholeheartedly to become the lead sponsor of the Parental Rights Amendment in this new…

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We Are Changing the Culture!

Changing the Culture

Dear Champion of Parental Rights, Thanks to you, we are doing something very few non-profits have accomplished in all of history: we are changing the culture for families in America. When a child services investigator knocked on my door on April Fool’s Day 2003, it was no joke. We had no idea who “called us…

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No Chance to Say “Goodbye”

hospital

A hospital in Toronto has proposed that doctors should have the authority to euthanize minor patients without even a word to the parents. [News source: Sick children in Canada may soon be euthanized without parental consent.] An end-of-life decision for a terminally ill child must be heart-wrenching, a parent’s worst nightmare. But can you imagine…

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An American Child Kidnapped in Norway

Amy and Child

[Photo from Step up 4 Children’s Rights YouTube video.] This week, Amy Jakobsen received news every loving parent dreads: the courts have officially “released” her son “for adoption.” Amy is an American citizen who was living in Norway in July of 2013, when her troubles all began. Amy’s Story As a first-time mother, Amy grew…

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Every Three Days

Every 3 Days

Dear Champion of Parental Rights, Heartbreaking. Unjust. Shameful. These are just a few of the words that come to mind when I consider the shocking violation of parental rights in our country. I think of a three-year-old Colorado girl who was strip-searched while attending day-care, without a warrant and without her mother’s knowledge. The Federal…

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New CAPTA Bill Shifts Power to Parents

2 of 23 New CAPTA Bill Shifts Power to Parents

It may be the rarest of all gifts in American politics today: any topic that can bring bipartisan support. Such is parental rights, which according to polling enjoys the support of more than 90% from any political party—Democrat, Republican, or Independent. This gift of bipartisan agreement should apply equally to H.R. 6233, a bill newly…

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Thank You, Thank You…and Only Two Days Left to Call

Parental Rights D.C. Blitz Day - Thank You!

Great Day in D.C. – Keep Up the Calls Through Tomorrow!Thank you, thank you, thank you! Yesterday’s lobby day almost couldn’t have gone any better. The offices we visited were welcoming and the staffers we talked to were receptive to our cause of parental rights. That is the result of your calls and emails in…

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Today Is the Day!

Parental Rights D.C. Blitz Day - Today - Call Now!

Today is the day! Today we’re heading to D.C. to visit Congress on your behalf, urging their support for the Parental Rights Amendment. If there’s one thing the last two weeks have shown us as a nation, it is that we all agree children should not be separated from their parents unless it is absolutely…

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Call Congress Now –
Blitz Coming

D.C. Blitz Day

It’s time! Today is the day to call your congressman and senators and urge them to support the Parental Rights Amendment! Many of you signed up for these emails specifically so you would know when to call Congress and make your voice heard. The time is now—today through Wednesday, June 27! That’s because our team…

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