Abortions Down 12% Nationally

News reports this week stated that abortions have dropped nationally 12% since 2010. This is amazing news! In some states, like Hawaii, abortions dropped an incredible 30%. While reasons do vary as to why abortions are down, the good news overall is that less abortions are happening, which means more mothers are choosing life for…

How We Interact Matters

by Emily Wilkinson, SFL West Coast Regional Coordinator One of my favorite parts of being a Regional Coordinator is getting to have conversations about abortion with strangers on a regular basis. (If you’ve never had that experience, you should try it sometime!) Most recently, I brought SFLA’s Planned Parenthood Project  to a liberal California campus…

The shirt you have been waiting for!

Whether you are preparing for a trip to the abortion clinic to sidewalk counsel or getting ready for a campus display, there’s one aspect of your activism that you may have overlooked— What am I going to wear?! Now, if you’re like me, you’re probably thinking “cute and comfortable,” and after hunting through your wardrobe, you assemble an outfit that will accomplish…

High school denies pro-life club!

This morning, one of Students for Life’s brave high school student leaders was on Fox News. Angelique has been trying to start her Students for Life club since last December and has been getting significant pushback from her school administration at West Career and Technical Academy (WCTA) in Las Vegas. After submitting all of the…

Gallup Poll on Abortion Not What It Seems

The national polling organization Gallup, released a poll on how Americans are identifying themselves on the abortion issue. Kristan Hawkins, the president of Students for Life of America, said the following regarding the poll: “While on the surface, it looks like more Americans are self-identifying as pro-choice than pro-life, when you look at the split in what exactly…

A Shining Example: Madera Students for Life

When Madera South senior Jorge Mendoza attended the Walk for Life in San Francisco last January, he discovered Students for Life of America through a piece of literature there. Although he had considered the idea of starting a pro-life club in the past, he now realized that he’d finally discovered the resources and support he…

CA School District Approves Pro-Life Clubs!

STUDENTS FOR LIFE CLUBS RECEIVE APPROVAL FROM DISTRICT AFTER HESITATION OVER “CONTROVERSY” While this semester has seen three different schools and districts receive legal demand letters for refusing to acknowledge the free speech rights of high school students, sometimes problems can be overcome without resorting to demand letters. This was the case in Madera, California,…

A Shining Example: Madera Students for Life

By Emily Wilkinson, SFLA West Coast Regional Coordinator When Madera South senior Jorge Mendoza attended the Walk for Life in San Francisco last January, he discovered Students for Life of America through a piece of literature there. Although he had considered the idea of starting a pro-life club in the past, he now realized that…