Marie Stopes International is No Friend of Africa

For Immediate Release: November 30, 2018 Contact: Deborah M. Piroch, HLI PR Director Email: dpiroch@hli.org FRONT ROYAL, Virginia [November 30, 2018] HLI is delighted that the government of Kenya has banned Marie Stopes International (MSI) from advertising or doing abortions within its borders but stresses that the government must monitor compliance. Abortion is already illegal . . . Read more

Beloved HLI Chaplain of Many Years Passes Away

For Immediate Release: September 11, 2018 Contact: Deborah M. Piroch, HLI PR Director Email: dpiroch@hli.org FRONT ROYAL, Virginia [September 11, 2018] – Father Frank Papa, S.O.L.T., J.C.D., beloved priest, friend and former chaplain to Human Life International, has passed away. Known for his Catholic orthodoxy, he spent almost ten years compassionately serving HLI and the . . . Read more

HLI Calling for Transparency, Reformation, Renewal

For Immediate Release August 29, 2018 Contact: Deborah Piroch, HLI Director of PR Email: dpiroch@hli.org (Front Royal, VA) – Human Life International joins Catholics and people of good will all over the world in expressing sadness and great disappointment in the scandalous revelations involving some Church authorities. Some engaged in ongoing and unrepentant sexual abuses, often against subordinates. . . . Read more

HLI Applauds Miraculous Argentina Vote Upholding Sanctity of Human Life

For Immediate Release Date: August 9, 2018 Contact: Deborah Piroch, HLI Director of Public Relations Email: dpiroch@hli.org Author: Dr. Oscar Botta, Pediatriation, Public Health Specialist and President, HLI Argentina (Buenos Aires, Argentina) – In the early hours of the morning, pro-life Senators were able to defeat the pro-abortion bill passed by the House, with a . . . 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

An Open Letter to Starbucks

Mr. Kevin Johnson Chief Executive Officer Starbucks Coffee Company 2401 Utah Avenue South Seattle, WA 98134-1436 May 29, 2018 An Open Letter to Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson from Pro-Life Coalition Leaders Dear Mr. Johnson: Planned Parenthood Founder Margaret Sanger once said, “We do not want word to go out that we want to exterminate the . . . Read more

HLI Laments Irish Vote Repealing the 8th Amendment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 26, 2018 Irish Contact: Lisa O’Hare, HLI Ireland Media Liaison –  lisa@humanlife.ie USA Contact: Deborah M. Piroch, Director of Public Relations – dpiroch@hli.org (Front Royal, VA and Knock, Ireland) – Human Life International joins with pro-lifers in Ireland and all over the world in mourning the “yes” vote in yesterday’s referendum, which has overturned the Eighth Amendment, allowing legislation to legalize abortion, . . . Read more

The Passing of Larry Jacobs, Longtime Friend and Partner of HLI

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 2, 2018 Contact: Deborah M. Piroch, Director of Public Relations dpiroch@hli.org   (Front Royal, VA) – Human Life International (HLI), a longtime friend and partner of the World Congress of Families (WCF), is deeply saddened to hear of the death of Managing Director, Larry Jacobs. Larry died suddenly and unexpectedly . . . Read more

Alfie Evans Has Entered the Father’s House

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 26, 2018 Contact: Deborah M. Piroch Director of PR – dpiroch@hli.org Front Royal, VA – Human Life International’s global pro-life family was saddened to learn of Alfie Evans’ death earlier today. We extend to Kate, Tom and their family our condolences and assurance of continued prayer. This is a tragic ending . . . Read more

Official Statement on Alfie Evans

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 26, 2018  Contact: Deborah M. Piroch Director of PR – dpiroch@hli.org Front Royal, VA – Father Shenan J. Boquet, President of Human Life International, today expressed grave disappointment and concern over the tragic situation affecting the precious life of Alfie Evans by Alder Hey Hospital and the British State. “This innocent . . . Read more