New Studies Report Higher Death Rates After Abortion in U.S., Finland, and Denmark

By Elliot Institute Published: Wednesday, Sep. 5, 2012 – 5:44 am SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Sept. 5, 2012 –/PRNewswire/ — A new study of the medical records for nearly half a million women in Denmark reveals significantly higher maternaldeath rates following abortion compared to delivery. This finding has confirmed similar population studies conducted in Finland and the United States, but…

Can a Rape Prevent a Pregnancy?

The issue of rape, pregnancy, and abortion has made the headlines in recent days. In preparing for any debate on abortion, pro-lifers are taught that the “rape argument” is the last argument that will be used by pro-abortion advocates when they have begun losing the debate. The other side will use the horrific crime of…

Coming to a City Near You!

This fall, Students for Life is hosting eight Regional Conferences around the country to bring leadership and activism training and networking to you. We’re bringing the best national and local pro-life leaders together for a full day of training in eight different cities. These conferences are a great way for pro-life students to meet other…

Introducing Beth & Amanda

This Fall, Students for Life of America is proud to introduce new staff and positions as we continue to expand and to adapt to the needs of our supporters and our organization. After two years at SFLA, Amanda Lord will transition to the positions of Pregnant on Campus Coordinator and New Media Coordinator. At 18,…

The Rape Exception

By: Kristan Hawkins, SFLA President I remember when I was a “newbie” pro-lifer. I had accepted the basic premises of our movement: that life begins at conception, that life is intrinsically valuable, and that abortion hurts women and families, not just children. However, as most “new” pro-lifers often believe, I thought abortion in the case…