On Being Told I Don’t Support Women

By: Catherine Phillips, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life Prolife-prochoice discussion is all about the language. Those against abortion are called “anti-choice,” by those who support it, and they call abortion supporters “anti-life” or “pro-abortion” instead of “pro-choice.” I choose to respect what each side wants to be called, generally “pro-life,” and…

Taking down Planned Parenthood from “the inside”

By: Lindsey Frechou, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life You know, I was excited when the New Orleans Saints won the Superbowl. Ok, who am I kidding? I was really excited. Everyone was. People’s Sunday best included khakis and a Drew Brees jersey, impromptu parades were held and school bells were no…

Be a Man!

By: Chris Buerke, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life        Contrary to those who believe that being a pro-life guy is the easiest thing ever, considering the fact that we don’t have to carry babies inside of us for nine months, I find that being a man in the pro-life movement is…

Force, Coercion, and Choice: Abortion in the US and China

By: Anne Morse, Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life Yesterday, a graphic press release and image told the shocking story of forced abortions at seven months. Reggie Littlejohn, president and founder of Women’s Rights Without Frontiers, spoke on ending forced abortions, “it does not matter whether you are pro-choice or pro-life on…

A summer perspective on the March for Life

By: Leslie Bosslet. Students for Life of America’s 2012 Missionary for Life Media, where do you go every year in the 20’s of January? What portal do you slip through? Is there a really fun yearly journalism conference conveniently located far away from Washington, D.C. on the anniversary of Roe verses Wade? Much like most…

Pushing on Ahead

Two weeks down, seven more lay ahead. Now that I have adjusted to working here in the Students for Life office, I now have a level of comfort and a clearer sense of mission in what I’ll be accomplishing here. Beyond simply finishing tasks like putting together emails or editing together videos, I am constantly…

On Being Unapologetically Pro-Life

“If you don’t have any enemies, you’re probably not doing anything worthwhile.” –anonymous I’m not sure that this quote is universally applicable, but I stumbled across it recently and realized it profoundly relates to the pro-life movement. I am immensely proud to be pro-life, and believe that women deserve better than abortion with all my…