A13. Seeking to pass the Life Amendment will provide many opportunities to educate the public and to motivate local action against abortion. William Wilberforce demonstrated that perseverance can overcome years of failure. It is possible to pass a Life Amendment. There are 27 Amendments to the Constitution, 10 of which were passed in the last 100 years. Securing the right to life stated in our Declaration of Independence for all persons is worthy of a Constitutional amendment effort.