Rape, Abortion & Politicians

By Kristan Hawkins, SFLA President Being “pro-life” means that at the moment of fertilization you believe an unique whole, living human person is created. Thus abortion, no matter what the tragic circumstances, is always wrong because it is the deliberate killing of an innocent pre-born human being. The abortion industry agrees that almost all abortions are…

Nellie Gray Remembered

From SFLA’s President, Kristan Hawkins: “Today marks a bittersweet moment for the pro-life movement, a great warrior for the preborn, Nellie Gray, has left this earth and entered her eternal reward. Pro-life students from across the nation will be forever grateful for the leadership that Nellie Gray has provided to our movement, for founding the…

SFLA Adds 3 New Regional Coordinators to the Team!

SFLA is pleased to announce the addition of three Regional Coordinators to the SFLA staff. Sarah Maher will be the Capitol Area Regional Coordinator for DC, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and West Virginia; Casey Vroman will be the new West Coast Regional Coordinator for California, Arizona and Nevada; and Rebekah Barnes will be working as the…

Religious Liberty Thrown in the Trash

A letter by SFLA Executive Director, Kristan Hawkins Dear Friends, Today marks the beginning of the end of religious and conscience rights in America. As of today, employers, just like myself, will be forced to make a false choice between providing a vital service to their employees and violating their consciences and values. No matter…

NYC – Activism Training Ground? You bet!

By: Lindsey Frechou, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life What’s a trip to the Big Apple without any Pro-Life activism work?  Answer: Not a cool one! You can have all the Broadway shows and folded slices of pizza you want, but you haven’t seen authentic New York until you take to the…

Learning to Run All Those Cylinders

By: Shara Guengerich, Students for Life’s 2012 Missionary for Life There is a tendency for those involved in the pro-life movement to become so focused on the task at hand that it can be difficult to remember the bigger picture. I’ve done this myself at times, and while being focused can be an attribute, it…

Fear is Easy, Love is Hard

By: Catherine Phillips, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Lif I’m standing here (well sitting, in reality), at the end of 9 weeks spent in DC working for the pro-life cause. I’m wondering, how can I write a post that can justly put a concluding thought on this experience? I’m realizing, that only…

Remembering Andrew Moore

By: Tina Whittington, SFLA Assistant Director As the news broke last week about the tragic death of Crossroads Pro-Life walker, Andrew Moore, the team at Students for Life was at once shocked and then saddened  for the  Moore family and the Crossroads team.  While we did not know Andrew personally the story of his life,…

Hats off to heroes!

  By: Leslie Bosslet, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life We all love life, yes? Not necessarily “life” as in pro-life, but we all, or at least the great majority, value living. One reason we enjoy life is to feel good. And one way we do this is to hear about good…

Memo to the Pro-Life Movement

By: Kristan Hawkins, Executive Director, Students for Life of America This June, Students for Life of America released the results of a nationwide study, in which we surveyed 805 18-24 year olds about the upcoming 2012 election, unconstitutional HHS Mandate, and abortion. We knew that a lot of folks tend to try to put young…