HLI Defends Human Life at DC March, Rebukes Lack of Media Coverage

Close to a half million people came to Washington DC  last Thursday to oppose abortion and other anti-life policies. The annual March for Life, instituted soon after the 1973 Roe v Wade decision, drew almost no mainstream media attention, but it is the largest annual march in the nation’s capital every year. Human Life International joined . . . Read more

March for Life Represents “Longest Acting and Most Massive Social Human Rights Movement in U.S. History”

Human Life International Director of International Coordination Joseph Meaney spoke to Vatican Radio’s Ann Schneible this week about the March for Life in Washington, D.C. He said that it’s important to emphasize — especially since the mainstream media tends to ignore the event — that, “the fact that there are hundreds and hundreds of thousands . . . Read more

A Shifting Tide: Pro-Life Laws and the March for Life

Wednesday, January 22 will mark the 41st anniversary of Roe v. Wade: a 7 to 2 ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that found a woman’s right to an abortion fell within the right to privacy protected by the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution. The Justices’ decision invalidated all state laws restricting access . . . Read more

What Hungary and Poland Can Teach Us about a Post-Roe World

No democratic nation has ever voted in the majority to legalize abortion as such. Not one. Legalized abortion is always imposed by totalitarian or authoritarian regimes, or by elites who manufacture court cases designed to reverse duly created laws that actually protect innocent human beings. As the death toll rises in those nations that have . . . Read more

[VIDEO] HLI Ireland Director Patrick McCrystal on EWTN at March for Life 2013

Human Life International Ireland Director Patrick McCrystal was interviewed by EWTN along the march route of the 40th March for Life in Washington, D.C., on January 25, 2013. Patrick made a special trip from Ireland to the United States to participate in the March. “The passion of the American pro-life movement is a wonderful inspiration . . . Read more

Signs of Hope in a Conflicted Society

Walking among a half million fellow pro-lifers on January 25 in the nation’s capital, one could not help but reflect on the irony: We marched to remember the 40th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s abolition of every state law against abortion in Roe v. Wade, while only four days previously the same streets were filled . . . Read more

Roe v. Wade’s Bitter International Fruits

The 40 year anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court abortion decision Roe v. Wade brings us to a biblical number fraught with symbolic importance. Psalm 95 laments: “Forty years long was I grieved with this generation, and I said, ‘It is a people that do err in their heart, and they have not known my . . . Read more

Resolve to Spend More Time Spreading the Gospel of Life

In a few short days, we will celebrate the beginning of the New Year. For many this brings a sense of renewal, joy and anticipation. For others the New Year seems to only solidify the current problems and exasperate the struggles. For still others, it’s just another passing moment, another day and another year. As . . . Read more