The administration, citing security concerns, told the UFV Life Link club that the event was cancelled due to the possible presence of protestors. The presentation by Mike Schouten, Campaign Director of WeNeedALaw.ca, concerns the current legal status of abortion in Canada.
Earlier in the semester the administration had banned the students from distributing anti-gendercide resources that highlighted the missing women worldwide and the fact that this practice is occurring in Canada. The university told the students they would only be able to distribute such resources in a closed room.
Some of the bravest people I know are pro-life university students. They need to be. They face battle after battle simply to share their perspective on an important human rights and public policy issue.
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