Will You Join the Great Campaign in Support of Life?

“What is urgently called for,” wrote Pope St. John Paul II in the great pro-life encyclical Evangelium Vitae, “is a general mobilization of consciences and a united ethical effort to activate a great campaign in support of life.” (EV, ¶95) The vast and multifarious pro-life movement, with its ever-expanding networks of crisis pregnancy centers, mobile ultrasound units, . . . Read more

The Next Terrible Step in the Sexual Revolution

Preying Upon the Young Disturbing new data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) highlight the grave dangers that the transgender ideology poses to children. A new survey of 131,901 public school students has found that nearly 2 percent of students in grades 9-12 identify as “transgender.” That translates into a staggering number of . . . Read more

Stating the Obvious: Robots are not Persons

Robo Ethics: Humans Machines and Health The workshop of the Pontifical Academy for Life in 2019 engaged with a theme more typical of science fiction than for bioethics. It was pointed out that the word robot comes from the Slavic languages with the connotation of doing repetitive and unintelligent work. Experts in robotics brought in . . . Read more

Brazil Rejoices in Newly Elected Staunch Christian President

by Alexandre Silva, President of HLI’s Brazilian Affiliate, the PROVIDAFAMILIA Association After years of progressive governments with communist tendencies, conservative candidate Jair Messias Bolsonaro has been elected the 38th President of Brazil. Bolsonaro not only won the position as Brazilian head of state, he was elected by a campaign unfunded by public resources or donations . . . Read more

What Pro-Aborts Wish We’d Stop Talking About!

Abortion Survivors and Late-Term Abortions  The pro-abortion movement desperately wants everybody to stop talking about two things: late-term abortions and abortion survivors. If you listened to the pro-abortion talking points, you’d think that the first (late-term abortions) only ever take place for the rarest, gravest, and most life-threatening reasons, and that the second (abortion survivors) . . . Read more

El Salvador: An Uncertain Future for Children and Families?

by Julia Regina de Cardenal,  President, Fundación Sí a La Vida On Sunday, February 3, 2019, the citizens of El Salvador elected a new president for a five-year term: Nayib Bukele, a 37-year-old man who ran as the GANA candidate (Grand Alliance for National Unity), a party known for its centrist-right inclination. This is the . . . Read more

The Late-Term Abortion Horror

Governor Northam and Delegate Tran Expose the Naked Truth “Any country that accepts abortion, is not teaching its people to love, but to use any violence to get what it wants.” — St. Teresa of Calcutta The first wave of outrage against New York’s extreme new law, permitting abortion until birth in some cases, had . . . Read more