Catholic Charities Need Not Apply

The Philadelphia Inquirer is reporting that once again, Catholic social services providing foster care children in the “City of Brotherly Love” have been rejected by the city as a provider, because the Catholic Faith disallows placement of children with same-sex couples. This although the Church is the largest provider of social services in the region! . . . Read more

SSI Strikes Pro-Life Gold Once Again

Following the lead of HLI founder, Fr. Paul Marx, this weekend Human Life International held what is commonly known in house as the “SSI,” or the Seminarian Summer Institute. Last year we gathered outside of Abidjan, Côte D’Ivoire. The SSI this year was just held in Lomé, the capital of Togo at the John Paul . . . Read more

Will Argentina Still Embrace Life Wednesday?

Argentina is at a critical juncture; a Wednesday vote will determine whether abortion remains banned or whether it is legalized by the lower House of Representatives and goes next to the Senate. President Mauricio Macri has said he will not veto the abortion bill if it passes. Will Argentina turn its back on Life as . . . Read more

HLI and C-FAM Co-Host Open Seminar on the Occasion of 70th Anniversary of OAS

For Immediate Release Contact: Deborah Piroch, HLI Director of Public Relations Email: dpiroch@hli.org (Front Royal, VA) – Human Life International and C-FAM would like to invite you to attend HLI’s seminar tomorrow, Wednesday June 6, 2018 at the Basilica of the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. The seminar is timed the same week marking the . . . Read more

HLI Statement at the 48th OAS General Assembly (2018)

For Immediate Release – Address on behalf of HLI by Marina SalvadorAdditional Information: Deborah Piroch, Director of Public Relations, dpiroch@hli.org   HUMAN LIFE INTERNATIONAL CSO COALITION FOR HUMAN DEVELOPMENT 48 GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE ORGANIZATION OF AMERICAN STATES Washington, District of Columbia, United States – 3 June 2018 (Front Royal, VA and Washington, D.C.) – . . . Read more

HLI Campaign Aids in Huge El Salvador Victory

El Salvador Stands Firm on Abortion Ban Despite an intense push by pro-abortion forces for months, urging weakening of the El  Salvador abortion ban, the legislature adjourned April 27th without caving in to anti-life voices. Two bills which could have been under discussion were not even presented. A new, conservative, Salvadoran assembly takes office May 1st and . . . Read more

Southern State Passes Earliest Abortion Limit in U.S.

Mississippi Marks International Women’s Day Front Royal, VA, March 15, 2018 – HLI Lauds Mississippi for Passing Gestational Age Act Mississippi’s Gestational Age Act, or Bill 1510, has now been signed by Governor Phil Bryant. The law takes effect immediately. Banning abortion after 15 weeks, it is the earliest state abortion limit in the United . . . Read more

Irish Supreme Court Denies Inherent Right to Life

St. Patrick Would Turn in His Grave This week we will celebrate the Feast of Ireland’s famed patron saint, St. Patrick. And tragically, The Irish Supreme Court ruled Friday that the only unborn rights guaranteed to unborn children are those safeguarded in the Eighth Amendment. This controversial decision flies in the face of the claim . . . Read more

Malta Furious with Council of Europe

Abortion Has No Business in Malta Abortion is illegal in Malta and the populace plans to keep it that way. In fact, before the country  joined the European Union (EU), it received assurances that the nation would not be pressured to legalize abortion. Now the Council of Europe is interjecting itself into Maltese affairs. Now . . . Read more