BRAZIL, March 2, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Brazil’s most popular soap opera, Foolish Heart, aired an episode yesterday in which one of the main characters is dissuaded from aborting her child to please her boyfriend, and to protect her job…Continue Reading »
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March 3, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Pakistan’s only Christian government minister, who was assassinated by Islamic extremists yesterday, discussed his possible demise and offered his sufferings for the protection of the nation’s Christians and other…Continue Reading »
ISLAMABAD, March 2, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Pakistan’s only Christian government minister, Shahbaz Bhatti, has been shot dead by Muslim extremists in apparent reprisal for opposing the nation’s “blasphemy law,” according to international media…Continue Reading »
MANILA, March 2, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Filipino legislators are on the verge of voting on a population control bill that would impose abortifacient contraceptives on private medical facilities and that critics say could silence opponents for…Continue Reading »
February 28, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace (D&P) has removed a webpage that advertised its sponsorship of a pro-abortion organization, but continues to block LifeSiteNews’ Freedom of…Continue Reading »
BANGKOK, February 25, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Fourteen Vietnamese women have been rescued from what appears to be sexual slavery in the compound of a surrogate baby trafficking ring in Thailand, according to local media reports.
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February 23, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Vatican legal consultant Edward Peters has made international headlines by saying that New York governor Andrew Cuomo should be denied holy communion because of his open and consistent support for legal…Continue Reading »
GERMANY, February 23, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - A mother of twelve has been sentenced to 43 days in jail in the German town of Salzkotten for refusing to enroll her children in the sex education program in a local elementary school, according to two…Continue Reading »
February 22, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The Vatican has refused to allow Caritas General Secretary Lesley-Anne Knight to submit her name for reelection to her position, citing the need to strengthen the organization’s “Catholic identity,” among other…Continue Reading »
QUEBEC, February 22, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The legalization of euthanasia and assisted suicide for “extreme cases” is a slippery slope to the widespread killing of newborn infants, the elderly, the depressed, and the mentally disabled, an expert…Continue Reading »
MEXICO CITY, February 18, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - An eminent Mexican geophysicist says that despite predictions of global warming based on computer models, the world may be on the verge of an eighty-year cold period similar to the “little ice age”…Continue Reading »
LIMA, February 18, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Lima’s Cardinal Archbishop Juan Luis Cipriani is accusing the U.S. and leftist billionaire George Soros of seeking to impose a pro-abortion and homosexualist “agenda” on Peru.
“Sometimes I hear and read…Continue Reading »
LIMA, February 17, 2011 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Despite the aspirations of major presidential candidates to legalize abortion and homosexual ‘marriage’ in Peru, the vast majority of Peruvians say they are opposed to both ideas, according to a new poll.… Continue Reading »