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Tanzanian Government Crusades Against Contraceptives

President Magufuli is Pro-Life Since coming to office in 2015, Tanzanian President John Pombe Magufuli has given many pro-life proofs…and now is going the extra mile. Known largely for reducing spending and attacking corruption, since coming into power he was instrumental in making primary and secondary education free as a [...]

By |2019-05-01T09:35:17-04:00October 2nd, 2018|Categories: HLI News|Tags: , |
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Back from Africa – Zimbabwe’s Contraception at its Worst

"Large poor families have simply become small poor families." In all my mission trips I have never encountered such an entrenched contraceptive mindset as in Zimbabwe. The quotes below are a sampling from nursing students at one of the government accredited Catholic nursing schools. The government has for decades, through [...]

When the Church Ignores Dissent…

I appeal to you, brethren, to take note of those who create dissensions and difficulties, in opposition to the doctrine which you have been taught; avoid them. For such persons do not serve our Lord Christ, but their own appetites, and by fair and flattering words they deceive the hearts [...]

Advocate of Forced Abortion and Sterilization Invited to Vatican

News has broken that Paul Ehrlich, a thoroughly discredited scientist and advocate of gross injustices against the poor, has been invited to speak at a Vatican conference in late February hosted by the Pontifical Academy of Sciences and the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences. For obvious reasons, this causes great [...]

By |2019-04-27T15:52:16-04:00January 19th, 2017|Categories: HLI News|Tags: , , , , |

HLI’s Position on Reports of CRS and Contraceptives in the DRC

Openness to life is at the center of true development. When a society moves towards the denial or suppression of life, it ends up no longer finding the necessary motivation and energy to strive for man's true good. If personal and social sensitivity towards the acceptance of a new life [...]

HLI Statement on the Lepanto Institute’s Latest CRS Report

FRONT ROYAL, Virginia -- October 17, 2016. Media contact: Stephen Phelan | sphelan@hli.org A report published today by the Lepanto Institute shows "that in a federally-funded program conducted between 2006 and 2010, CatholicRelief Services received and facilitated the delivery of 2.25 million units of contraception in the Democratic Republic of [...]

By |2019-04-27T15:25:32-04:00October 17th, 2016|Categories: HLI News, Press Releases|Tags: , , |
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President of Tanzania Expresses Openness to Life

“Not too early, not too late; not too many and not too close.” This is the guideline that population control groups give to many women starting their families in Tanzania. The new president, however, has signaled that his administration will push instead for policies that demonstrate openness to life. According [...]

By |2019-04-27T15:20:13-04:00September 19th, 2016|Categories: HLI News|Tags: , , , , |

Imagine the Possibilities in Africa

At the 2016 Catholic Episcopal Conferences of Africa, bishops emphasized the irreplaceable role of marriage - one man and woman in an exclusive, indissoluble, and fruitful union - and the family. They not only reaffirmed Church teaching on marriage and family, they also stressed that the Church and society must [...]

African Babies Under Attack

Unborn African babies in Uganda have been protected from abortion for a long time by strict pro-life laws. In spite of this, Uganda is filled with anti-life groups, including Marie Stopes International, the Gates Foundation, Family Health International, and many more. These groups are working hard to instate a new abortion [...]

By |2019-07-08T21:30:30-04:00June 10th, 2016|Categories: HLI News|Tags: , , , , , |