Poland Puts the U.S. to Shame

 Taking the High Road January, “pro-life month,” was characterized by a series of highs and lows. The lowest ebb was marked by the United States Senate voting of 51-46 on the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (60 votes were required). Already passed by the House, with the President’s pledge to sign it, the bill . . . Read more

HLI Celebrates 20 Years of Viennese Crisis Pregnancy Center, “Lebenszentrum Wien”

The Genesis of a Crisis Pregnancy Center…and HLI Austria Twenty years ago, on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception and one year after HLI Austria’s founding, Human Life International marked the founding of Vienna’s first crisis pregnancy center in Austria. The “Lebenszentrum Wien” (literally “Life Center Vienna”), was the first of many crisis pregnancy centers . . . Read more

Love Saves Lives

Marking the 45th Anniversary of Roe vs. Wade Each January 22, the tragic anniversary of the 1973 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion throughout all nine months of pregnancy, dioceses throughout the United States observe a Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of the Unborn. The General Instruction of the Roman . . . Read more

There you go – It’s El Salvador All Over Again

HLI Says No to Salvadoran Abortion Human Life International (HLI) was thrice attacked in 2017 for supporting pro-life laws in El Salvador, twice earlier in the year by The Guardian and once in December by The Huffington Post. Because of its defense of human life and mothers and rejection of Salvadoran abortion, a rag-tag list of false . . . Read more

Tune in to HLI on EWTN Starting Sunday!

EWTN Airs HLI Documentary in January We are delighted to announce that as part of March for Life month, EWTN Global Catholic Network will be airing Human Life International’s film production entitled: “Central America and Mexico: Fighting for Faith, Life and Family”. More on the genesis of this special HLI production may be found at . . . Read more

15,000 Turn Out for Dutch March for Life

“Never before have so many turned up for a Dutch March for Life in the Netherlands…” — Irene van der Wende The Netherlands is known worldwide for its euthanasia policies. This week the nation broke with tradition when 15,000 turned out in freezing weather…for the Dutch March for Life in the Hague. According to Irene van . . . Read more

Australian Same Sex Marriage Equates to Tyranny of Intolerance

Freedom of Conscience? Not in Australia. The day before the Immaculate Conception, Australian same-sex marriage was legalized. In doing so, the country has opened the door to persecution of Christians. Ironically, while the gay lobby perceives itself as inclusive, but Australia’s new law does not allow for freedom of conscience. Attempts to pass such conscience clauses . . . Read more

November 25th Marks Seventh of Austrian Marches for Life

Fighting for Austrian Babies Jugend für das Leben (“Youth for Life”) is the force behind all 2017 Austrian Marches for Life.  This year six demonstrations have already taken place in the following Austrian cities: Graz, Innsbruck, Salzburg, Linz, Klagenfurt and Dornbirn. The last March for Life this year will be held today, Saturday November 25th in the . . . Read more

Swiss Organ Donation Controversially Redefined

Organ Donation Highly Controversial This week a Swiss law redefining organ donation went into effect. The change, criticized by Human Life International Switzerland, the Union of Catholic Swiss Physicians, the Swiss Hippocratic Society and the Swiss Society for Bioethics, redefines clinical death as occurring after a mere five minutes. This issue is as much a . . . Read more