Why I am “Anti-Abortion”

By Kristan Hawkins At the 40th year of legal abortion in America, our nation remains divided on the most important human rights issue of our time. We cannot afford another 40 years of bloodshed and tears. We cannot stand by and watch another 55 million die from the deceit of the abortion industry. We must…

YOU+ME+PP=STD

It’s Valentine’s Day, a time when many take that special opportunity to honor the one they love. For Planned Parenthood, it’s a time to join in the commercialization of the holiday and rack up sales to promote their products. Planned Parenthood sells sex, then tries to make a profit off of its consequences, whether it…

Never Again

From Kristan Hawkins, President of Students for Life of America: We are heartbroken at the news that another mother and child have fallen victim to the horrors of legal abortion in this country. Yesterday, a 29 year-old woman, with her whole life ahead of her, walked into LeRoy Carhart’s office and never walked out. Dr.…

We Came. We Froze. We Marched.

By Phil Eddy, Northeast Regional Coordinator On Friday, January 25th, the SFLA team took part in the annual March for Life in Washington, D.C. Despite a decidedly un-fun election season for pro-life activists of all political stripes, and the pundit class calling our movement dead, we stepped up and showed up to make our voices…

In Honor of Mike Schwartz

Many things have been said about the passing of Mike Schwartz, a dear friend to many in the pro-life movement. In the past few days I’ve read numerous tributes memorializing his wisdom, humility, grace, and perseverance. Yet, there is one description of Mike that has been missing: leader. John Maxwell has often written that the…

March Event-in-a-Box: Gendercide

Where are our girls? Doesn’t this seem a strange question to ask? “Where are our girls?” We look around and see “our girls” everywhere. Look left. Look right. There is seemingly many a female in sight. Nevertheless, what many of us are unintentionally overlooking is a growing tragedy in the United States and around the world. SEX-SELECTIVE…

National SFLA Student Award Winners

The awards ceremony is one of our favorite parts of the Students for Life of America Conference because this is where we get to recognize the great achievements that our students have made in the past year. Their passion, creativity and courage inspire and amaze us everyday and we get our energy from them. We…

Everyday Heroes of the Pro-Life Movement Awards

On October 8, 2011, SFLA’s Field Director, Kortney Blythe Gordon, her preborn daughter, Sophy, and SFLA’s Pregnant on Campus Coordinator, Jon Scharfenberger, were involved in a tragic car accident after leaving a Students for Life training in Georgia. Kortney and Sophy were killed in the accident, and Jon passed just 10 days after. In light…