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Topics: Human Life International

“Choose Life” Commemorative Stamp Effort

Population Research Institute is joining with the International Organization for the Family (IOF), Human Life International, and Heartbeat International to petition the United States Postal Service (USPS) to issue a special commemorative “Choose Life” stamp. All you need to do is go to the CitizenGo petition  and add your signature.  If everyone who receives the Weekly Briefing does this, we will add tens of thousands signatories!     Imagine the impact of a pro-life stamp! Many …

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Investigative Organizations Address Denials Made by CRS

Yesterday, the Population Research Institute, the Lepanto Institute, and Human Life international presented at the National Press Club on the results of an investigation into Catholic Relief Services-Kenya. The joint investigation included documentation from on-line research as well as a field investigation in Kenya. The report documented evidence that Catholic Relief Services (CRS) has facilitated and endorsed contraceptive use in Kenya. Catholic Relief Services is the international humanitarian agency of the Catholic community in the …

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For the Record …

(“I have prayed but one prayer: oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it” [Voltaire]. The attack on the World Congress of Families IV and PRI’s participation is noteworthy; we’re in good company.) “Allan Carlson, International Secretary of the World Congress of Families, called an attack by certain members of the European Parliament (MEPs) ‘an act of desperation.’ Carlson observed. ‘They are afraid of ideas about the family which diverge from their own.’ …

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Pro-Lifers Against Buffett-Gates Alliance (

Thursday, June 29, 2006By DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer NEW YORK — Warren Buffett’s new philanthropic alliance with fellow billionaire Bill Gates won widespread praise this week, but anti-abortion activists did not join in, instead assailing the two donors for their longtime support of Planned Parenthood and international birth-control programs. The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, to which Buffett has pledged the bulk of his $44-billion fortune, devotes the vast majority of its funding to combating disease …

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