By Thaddeus M. Baklinski

TORONTO, September 24, 2008 ( – “Creating a Culture of Life Around the Globe,” the international pro-life conference that takes place in Toronto October 2-4, 2008, will be an important event in the worldwide culture wars.

Sponsored by Campaign Life Coalition (CLC), the International Right to Life Federation (IRTL) and LifeCanada, and hosted by CLC Toronto, the Conference promises to be the most powerful, stimulating and informative pro-life meeting in North America this year.

Eleven pro-life leaders from Canada and five from the US will speak on a sweeping range of subjects, offering insights into the challenges and successes of the North American pro-life movement.
  Seven international speakers from eastern and western Europe, Oceania and South America, will open the eyes of attendees to the struggle for life taking place around the world.

Of special importance at this year’s conference will be the International Panel Discussion on Euthanasia, which will be presented by individuals with a comprehensive and authoritative knowledge of developments on this issue in their own countries as well as in other nations.

The renowned Dr. Jack Willke, president of Life Issues Institute and International Right to Life Federation, Bert Dorenbos of Cry For Life of Holland, and Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director of International Euthanasia Prevention Coalition of London, Ontario, will explore and analyze the topic of euthanasia on Saturday, October 4th at 11:30 am.

“Creating a Culture of Life Around the Globe” takes place at the comfortable and beautiful Marriott Toronto Airport Hotel from Thursday, October 2 to Saturday, October 4, 2008.

The Conference cost is $195, which includes the Opening Reception on Thursday and the Banquet on Friday.

A specially reduced price for rooms at the Marriott Toronto Airport Hotel is available for Conference attendees who wish to stay at the hotel. Quote code “NLC” to obtain the special rates when calling the hotel at 416-674-9400. However, should the Marriot be filled there are many other hotels nearby on the Airport strip.

To register call CLC at (416)204-9749 or 1-800-730-5358 or go to the new online registration page at

Those who plan to attend are being encouraged by organizers to register soon as space is limited and will undoubtedly fill up quickly.

For more conference information and to register on line see


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