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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 [...]

By |2019-11-23T18:56:46-05:00January 16th, 2014|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , |
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[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 [...]

By |2020-01-22T20:15:01-05:00January 8th, 2014|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , |
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True Story III – Central America and Mexico

HLI Production - Premiered 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 [...]

By |2019-12-13T11:41:02-05:00January 3rd, 2014|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , |
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Magaly Llaguno Posthumously Given Pro-Life Award at International Congress

Mario Rojas receives the Humanity Award in honor of Magaly Llaguno. During the VI International Pro-life Congress which took place in Guayaquil, Ecuador this month, Magaly Llaguno was posthumously awarded a special "Humanity Award" for her many years tirelessly working to defend life and family in Latin America. [...]

By |2020-01-22T11:05:43-05:00November 26th, 2013|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , |
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Recognizing Human Dignity in Difficult Circumstances

In every country, at this very moment, women who have become pregnant - either because of decisions they made or as victims of assault through no fault of their own - are faced with making the choice of life or death for their child. Some of these women are financially [...]

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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 [...]

By |2019-11-12T21:53:44-05:00June 28th, 2013|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , |

El Salvador Supreme Court Upholds Life in Beatriz Case

HLI President Applauds Decision The Supreme Court of El Salvador ruled 4-1 on Wednesday to uphold the country’s life-protecting laws and denied a petition to allow doctors to perform an abortion on a 22-year-old woman known only as Beatriz. In its decision, the court noted (contrary to the claims of [...]

By |2020-01-31T20:40:22-05:00May 30th, 2013|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , , |
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Ulterior Motives in Campaign to End Violence Against Women

International Planned Parenthood Federation’s (IPPF) recently launched campaign to end violence against women appears at first glance to be a laudable effort. The more one investigates the claims of the campaign’s writers, however, the more questions are raised about its true intent. Those who follow the latest trends in marketing [...]

By |2020-01-31T20:15:26-05:00April 4th, 2013|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , |
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Saving the Unborn in Mexico City: The Power of Love and Truth

Last week I had the humble privilege of traveling to Mexico City to visit HLI’s affiliate and participate in a conference for pro-life leaders from throughout Mexico. This was my first visit to Mexico City, and I was looking forward to witnessing the pro-life work being carried out by those [...]

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“No Justification for Abortion in Catholic Teaching”

Dozens of young people in Columbia organized a protest outside of the Pontifical Xavierian University in Bogota on Saturday in reaction to the anti-life statements of a Catholic priest who teaches at the university. Father Carlos Novoa, S.J. has recently given several statements to the media falsely repeating that abortion [...]

By |2020-01-28T19:23:07-05:00November 17th, 2011|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , , |