Somebody needs to tell this to Snopes.com, the fact-checking site so many people depend on for honesty. The site’s appraisal of the Target boycott is well off the mark. Snopes.com is simply repeating Target’s false claims that the boycott is having no effect on the company. The Snopes.com story includes a quote from Target’s public […]
About American Family Association
American Family Association (AFA), a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, was founded in 1977 by Donald E. Wildmon, who was the pastor of First United Methodist Church in Southaven, Mississippi, at the time. Since 1977, AFA has been on the frontlines of America’s culture war. The original name of the ministry was National Federation for Decency but was changed to American Family Association in 1988.
Today, AFA is led by AFA President Tim Wildmon, and it continues as one of the largest and most effective pro-family organizations in the country with hundreds of thousands of supporters.
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The overwhelming evidence continues to pile up against Target’s policy to allow men into women’s restrooms and dressing rooms it its stores. Target says, “[W]e welcome transgender team members and guests to use the restroom or fitting room facility that corresponds with their gender identity. …Everyone deserves to feel like they belong.” This means a […]
Last week, San Francisco 49ers football player Colin Kaepernick disrespected the United States, the NFL and his team by refusing to stand during the playing of our national anthem in a pre-season game. Now we learn that he has also demonstrated a great disrespect for police officers. According to cbssports.com, since at least August 10, […]
American Family Association is partnering with Parents Television Council and many other pro-family organizations in signing a coalition letter to the Federal Communications Commission, calling for reform of the television ratings system. A coalition of academics and researchers have also joined us in calling for an evaluation of the TV ratings system. As you know, […]
On a media call last, week Target CEO Brian Cornell was asked if the boycott had an effect on their sales or stock price. He responded by saying “To date we have not seen a material or measurable impact on our business. Just a handful of stores across the country have seen some activity and […]