REALity – Volume XXXIV Issue No.7 July 2015
WCF IX : OCTOBER 27-30, 2015
A great battle over morals and ideas is raging around the globe. The foes of the family have placed the traditional family in its crosshairs, and the WCF is on the front line of this battle. This is the reason that REAL Women of Canada has joined WCF as a long-time partner in this critical struggle.
In recent months, groups advocating sexual radicalism have mounted a vast coordinated attack on the World Congress of Families. They have organized protestors and threatened violence, resulting in cancellation of WCF events in the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom. Their goal is to silence the WCF. This won’t happen.
These foes of the family will stop at nothing, however, to shut WCF down. In fact, last August the wealthy and influential homosexual organization, The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), published a 20-page attack on WCF, titled: “World Congress of Families Exposed”. HRC had a budget of approximately $38.5 million in 2014, with funds mostly coming from corporations.
Yet, despite their usual shrill language, distortion of facts and outright lies, these adversaries of families have hit on a few truths. For example, they state in their written material:
- “The World Congress of Families (WCF) is one of the most influential American organizations …. Since 1997, WCF has held conferences and events around the world …. It is connected to some mainstream conservative organizations and the very highest levels of government in the countries where it operates.” – Human Rights Campaign
- “The WCF functions as a hub where American religious-right activists