Why We March

It’s a new year, with new opportunities to make a difference – whether in the life of one, or many.  Join with us in the next few weeks in talking about #WhyWeMarch as we prepare to #MarchforLife. 

You can read more about this effort HERE.  On social media, you can join in our #WhyWeMarch campaign – upload a photo to Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter with the hashtag #WhyWeMarch and the reason you’d like to share for “why we march” for life on January 22nd.  We’ll share some of your top entries right here on our website!


Abortion Survivor: Attend the March for Life to Remember Babies Who Didn’t Survive – Op-Ed by Melissa Ohden on LifeNews.com.

“I March…Because there are hundreds, if not thousands of abortion survivors who exist in the world, and whether they are open about their survival or not (most are not), marching sends a powerful message to them that they are recognized, supported, and they are not alone.” – Melissa Ohden


Our Miscarriage is Why I’ll March – Blog Post by Eric Teetsel, Manhattan Declaration Executive Director

For as long as I can remember I have been pro-life. My mom recalls the time when I was very young that I overheard the word “abortion” on TV. When she attempted to explain the practice my face turned to horror. “Why would anyone do that?” I asked.