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21 Dec 2022

Lessons From a Non-Profit Run by Students: Anyone Can Make a Difference

Caroline Wharton | December 21, 2022
GUEST POST: “God doesn’t call the perfect; he calls the willing” – Samuel Rorigru. This quote has been the foundation of my work at national non-profit Worth It Network where I lead as the Founder and Executive Director. Our mission at Worth It is “to empower youth to understand their unique value through peer education which supports life-affirming choices and
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20 Dec 2022

Of All Places, Catholic Universities Should Protect Pro-Lifers, Not Punish Them  

Caroline Wharton | December 20, 2022
GUEST POST: Last year, my Students for Life of America group at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota called “Culture for Life” prepared an event to put up 2,800 flags to represent the number of abortions performed every day. We put the flags up late in the afternoon, but we were required to take them down by the administration that evening
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20 Dec 2022

5 Ways To Support the Pro-Life Movement That Might Surprise You 

Caroline Wharton | December 20, 2022
Many in the pro-life movement have a huge heart for protecting the preborn, as well as their mothers, but they long for more opportunities to stand for life in meaningful ways beyond what they’re doing already. If your holiday wish is to find more opportunity further chances to serve the pro-life movement, Christmas has come early for you because Students for Life of America (SFLA)
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19 Dec 2022

SFLA Files Second Citizen Petition to the FDA, Calling for Higher Medical Standards Protecting Mothers Taking Chemical Abortion Pills to be Restored 

Kristi Hamrick | December 19, 2022
“The Biden Administration’s decision to put mothers at risk of injury, infertility, and death from Chemical Abortion Pills is a negligent act,” said Students for Life of America’s Kristan Hawkins. “On the same day that the FDA pulled a COVID vaccine after one woman died, we learned officials dropped protections assigned to Chemical Abortion Pills despite the fact that at least 26 women
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19 Dec 2022

Planned Parenthood Normalizes Pornography for Kindergartners

Caroline Wharton | December 19, 2022
GUEST POST: Should comprehensive sex education — a term for sexual education which includes inappropriate and almost pornographic material — be taught in schools, let alone begin in kindergarten? Parenthood’s Executive Director Bill Taverner thinks so.  In a recent uncovering of the executive’s comments from 2015, he asserted, “We are all sexual beings from birth.” Along with that bold statement,
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16 Dec 2022

Know Before You Go: Every Pro-Lifer Should Be Aware of This Federal Law (And Its Consequences) 

Caroline Wharton | December 16, 2022
Do you know what the FACE Act is and what it means for your pro-life activism? If you’re a Gen Z or Millennial member of the Pro-Life Generation, there’s a fairly good chance you don’t as it was signed into law before your time — but you do still have to abide by it. It’s especially important that you understand
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16 Dec 2022

Maternal Mortality Rates Aren’t An Argument for Abortion But for Better Healthcare  

Caroline Wharton | December 16, 2022
If you’re a pro-life activist, you’ve probably heard this argument before: We need abortion because we have high maternal mortality rates. Or even, Minorities specifically need abortion because they have higher mortality rates. This is basically the logic behind a new study from the Commonwealth Fund, but while it attempts to drive this pro-abortion narrative, there are two really important
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15 Dec 2022

SFLA in the News: An Innovative Strategy for the New Frontline of Abortion  

Caroline Wharton | December 15, 2022
With Roe v. Wade reversed and many abortion facilities on the run, the abortion landscape in America has and continues to change drastically. In order to keep our activism effective and relevant, this calls for fresh ideas from the pro-life movement, and that is exactly why Students for Life of America (SFLA) is employing an original, innovative plan of action
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15 Dec 2022

A Semester of Pro-Life Victory at Clemson University — Despite the Abortion Lobby’s Harassment  

Caroline Wharton | December 15, 2022
GUEST POST: Despite serious pushback, threats of violence, and harassment this semester, Tigers for Life at Clemson University has persevered in its mission to protect innocent children and vulnerable women from abortion. Our group hosted a successful event on campus with Students for Life of America (SFLA) President Kristan Hawkins, recruited new members, and had so many opportunities to watch
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14 Dec 2022

Our Fight for Life in Pueblo, Colorado Is Far From Over 

Caroline Wharton | December 14, 2022
GUEST POST: After a near month-long battle to have their voices heard, the pro-life community of Pueblo was recently dealt a tough loss as the city council voted 4-3 to table the Sanctuary City for the Unborn ordinance indefinitely. This motion to table was made by City Council President Heather Graham, who essentially told pro-life Pueblo community members that they
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