HLI Statement at OAS on Fundamental Right to Life

    HUMAN LIFE INTERNATIONAL STATEMENT* BEFORE THE INTER-AMERICAN COMMISSION OF HUMAN RIGHTS OF THE ORGANIZATION OF AMERICAN STATES NORTH AMERICA REGIONAL CONSULTATION HEARINGS WITH CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATIONS FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2017   Good morning. My name is Stephen Phelan. I am the director of Missions Communications for Human Life International (HLI). On behalf of . . . Read more

A First Birthday for the Girl Who Shouldn’t Be Alive

Guest author: Nereida Brumat-Decker, Esq. In late 2014, Paraguay was shaken by the news that an eleven-year old girl was pregnant. She had been raped by her mother’s boyfriend. In media reports the anonymous young girl was called “Maynumbi” in order to protect her identity. Maynumbi is the Paraguayan Guarani indigenous word for “hummingbird.” The . . . Read more

HLI Statement on Zika and Birth Control

UPDATE – February 19, 2016 – 1:30pm EST Today Vatican Radio published in Italian the text of an interview with Vatican spokesman Father Federico Lombardi, in which he attempts to clarify some of the Holy Father’s more controversial comments from yesterday’s return flight from Mexico. In the interview, Fr. Lombardi expands on comments Pope Francis . . . Read more

HLI Statement on Concerns Over the Zika Virus

Statement from Father Shenan J. Boquet, President of Human Life International, on concerns over the spread of the Zika virus: “We share the concern of our brothers and sisters in Latin America who are worried about the spread of the Zika virus, and who wonder about its cause and its effects. Much is still not . . . Read more

Uruguayan Pro-Lifers Call for “Decriminalization of Motherhood”

In late October, Pro-life leaders in Uruguay launched hundreds of balloons in a clear signal to the nation’s political leadership that motherhood is a gift to be cherished and protected, not marginalized and attacked. Under the slogan “Let’s decriminalize motherhood”, several Uruguayan pro-life groups met to begin a national dialogue on the results of the . . . Read more

HLI Documentary Exposes Threats to Life, Faith and Family in Central America and Mexico

Human Life International’s documentary, “ Central America & Mexico: Fighting for Life, Faith and Family ”, will be re-airing on EWTN Global Catholic Network the same month as the annual March for Life in Washington, D.C. HLI’s film exposes the well-funded assault on the regional people and culture by NGOs and foreign governments – including the United . . . Read more

[VIDEO] Trailer for HLI’s New Pro-Life Documentary Released

A movie trailer and several sneak preview clips of Human Life International’s new pro-life documentary “Central America and Mexico: Fighting for Life, Faith and Family” are now available on YouTube. The film premieres on the Eternal World Television Network (EWTN) this month. Check your local cable listings for EWTN Global Catholic Network and set your . . . Read more

True Story III – Central America and Mexico

Premiering on EWTN Global Catholic Network! Order the DVD to share with your family, parish and community groups here. From families and pro-life leaders in Mexico, Costa Rica and Panama we hear a disturbing, but not unfamiliar, tale: life, faith and family are under a well-funded assault from NGOs and foreign governments – including the . . . Read more

Rest in Peace, Magaly Llaguno, Great Champion of Life

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 28, 2013 – CONTACT: Adam Cassandra | acassandra@hli.org | 540-622-5230 | www.hli.org FRONT ROYAL, Virginia – With very heavy hearts, Human Life International announces the passing today of our dear friend, Magaly Llaguno. HLI president Father Shenan J. Boquet said the following: “As many knew, last year Magaly suffered a relapse . . . Read more