SFLA’s 5th Annual Summer Social Shows the Tide is Turning!

Tuesday evening, SFLA’s Summer Social in Washington D.C. gave pro-life advocates the chance to gather and connect with each other, demonstrating that D.C. is not devoid of an active and growing pro-life community. Pro-lifers of all ages and backgrounds attended and were able to hear speakers Congressman Trent Franks, Kellyanne Conway, Founder and President of…

Voting Pro-Life: an issue, or a responsibility?

By: Catherine Phillips, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life I used to cringe at the accusation that I am a “one-issue voter,” and I still don’t like being called that. It carries such a negative connotation, and I make a deliberate effort to be an informed, tolerant, and concerned citizen. I would…

Eat. Sleep. Breathe. Be Pro-Life.

By: Lindsey Frechou, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life Raise your hand if you’re jealous of all those people who have careers in the Pro-Life movement.  I see those hands.  I’m one of them.  How cool would it be to work in a movement that allows you to spend all day saving…

SFLA Announces 2012 Wilberforce Leadership Award Winner

Students for Life of America is proud to announce that U.S. Congressman Trent Franks, R-AZ, will be awarded the 2012 William Wilberforce Leadership Award. Congressman Franks will be presented with the award at the 5th annual Students for Life of America Summer Social in Washington, D.C. this Tuesday, July 17th. Kellyanne Conway, Founder and President…

Planned Parenthood’s Manipulative Language Strategy Leaked

By: Kristan Hawkins, Executive Director, Students for Life of Americ The power of words and formulating arguments is an extremely powerful and precise science. While pro-life advocates are careful to use words that accurately represent terms that surround abortion, Planned Parenthood is careful to craft their language and arguments in a way that will subtly…

Courageous?

By: Lindsey Frechou, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life Well, she’s done it again.  Oprah has managed to get thousands of women reading and discussing a book.  She says jump, they ask how high.  Normally, I’m not so cynical about Oprah.  In fact, Oprah’s Favorite Things is one of my must watch…

Rising above a culture of convenience

By: Leslie Bosslet, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life Have you ever had a lengthy, in-depth conversation with a philosophy major? If so, you’ll understand what I mean when I say that they make you think. They ask you to define words you do not normally have to define, such as “freedom”…

Looking Ahead: The End of Abortion in the U.S.

By: Catherine Phillips, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life “Okay, so maybe abortion is wrong, but we’re never going to be able to end it. There are 3,200 abortions happening every day in the United States, how would our country even be able to take care of all those extra unwanted children?…

Props to Margaret Sanger

By: Chris Buerke, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life In an article written in 1920 by everyone’s favorite person, Margaret Sanger, it was stated: “While there are cases where even the law recognizes an abortion as justifiable if recommended by a physician, I assert that the hundreds of thousands of abortions performed…