HLI Resources

Condoms: Little-Known Scientific Facts

1. Condoms fail for regular users: The condom is the most commonly used barrier method of contraception in the world. Yet according to mainstream scientific sources, its efficacy has been grossly…


Exceptions: Is Abortion Ever Permissible?

1. Hard cases make bad law: An old legal saying goes “Hard cases make bad law,” because a good lawyer can justify the overturning of any principle when circumstances are difficult…

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Why Women Abort

1. Very few abortions are due to health reasons, rape, incest, or abnormalities: Many people think that women obtain most abortions to save their lives or physical health, for rape and incest, or…


Pro-Abortion Violence: Setting the Record Straight

1. The Media Narrative for “Pro-Life” Violence is Seriously Distorted. Pro-abortionists and the media talk a lot about “anti-choice violence” and an alleged “organized campaign of terror and intimidation against reproductive…


Planned Parenthood Targets U.S. Hispanics

1. Hispanics: The Fastest Growing Minority in the U.S. “The Hispanic population in the U.S. is estimated at 52.0 million, or about 17% of the total population.1 Hispanics are the…


Negative Effects of the Pill

1. Hormonal contraceptives have severe side effects: Though the mainstream media and feminist groups typically present hormonal contraceptives as a boon for women, they overlook the serious side effects reported in mainstream…


Men & Abortion

1. Men suffer in the aftermath of abortion as well as women: Though not nearly as much research has been done on abortion’s effects on men as on women, considerable…


Is a Baby Human from the Beginning?

Fetal Development 1. A new human being is created at conception: From the instant the male gamete (sperm) fuses with the female gamete (egg), a unique human being with his or…


Female Sterilization

1. Deliberate disruption of healthy organs. The only medical procedures intended to destroy or inhibit healthy organs are those aimed at the male and female reproductive systems. The second most common…


Does Welfare Reduce Abortion?

1. The connection between welfare and illegitimacy is well-established: Social scientists have long documented that when women are paid to have children out of wedlock, they are more likely to do so. For example, James…