Rachel’s Story: Surprise Twins

When you’re a college student, there are certain expectations of you—expectations that you have of yourself and expectations from those around you. You are intelligent, and your family and friends know it. You are driven and goal-oriented; you are going places in life. You probably know several individuals from school that chose to go straight…

Stevens and Wilberforce Leadership Fellowships Launch

This past weekend, Students for Life of America launched the first Thaddeus Stevens Leadership Fellowship (for high schoolers) and the 4th William Wilberforce Leadership Fellowship (for college students) with a kick-off Leadership Training Retreat at SFLA national headquarters in Manassas, Virginia. The students were able to all join together for the first time to meet,…

Texas Capitol Activism

By 2013 Missionary for Life Karen Shufflebarger The week I spent on Capitol grounds at Austin, Texas was an eye-opening experience that demonstrated the contrasts between the pro-abortion and the pro-life movements.  In under a week, Students for Life of America (SFLA) organized the national Students #Stand4Life Bus Tour to Austin to counter the pro-abortion…

Locked Out of the Philly Med Examiner’s Office

Today, SFLA President Kristan Hawkins and a group of prominent pro-life leaders went to the Medical Examiner’s Office to attempt to claim the bodies of the 45 children Philadelphia, PA jury convicted abortionist Kermit Gosnell killed. These babies are being held indefinitely, despite the outcries for their release for proper burial. This is Kristan’s first hand…

The Next Generation of Pro-Life Physicians

Medical Students for Life (MedSFL) is pleased to announce our send annual MedSFL Summer Fellowship participants and activities. The 2013 Summer Fellows were carefully selected through a competitive process with applications submitted from across the nation. Each med extern will participate in a five week training by some of America’s leading bioethicists, clinicians, researchers, health…

Texas: A Glimpse into the Future

What happens when you have fiercely passionate pro-abortion activists gathered together in Austin, Texas when one of the most hotly debated pieces of pro-life legislation is up before the House and Senate? First off, the hatred and vitriol coming from pro-abortion activists at the Texas State House is unbelievable. Coming off their ill-gotten victory two…

Not Fun to Stay at the YMCA

Pro-life students bullied out of the YMCA?  That’s right!  The YMCA, which has a well-respected history of helping young people and offering assistance to people from all walks of life, race, faith, and political backgrounds, kicked students out of their facilities because of their pro-life position. Students for Life organized the Students #Stand4Life Bus Tour…