Abortion should be legal
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Abortion- A topic everyone has argued about for years. Let's decide whether or not it should be legal- First round acceptance.
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Alright, the 2nd round.
Abortion SHOULD be legal, because in some cases Abortion is necessary (Ex. Pre-Teen is raped, Woman has no husband/reltives and is to die due to disease after child is born). So it must be legal, and you can't have thousands of people deciding whether or not the abortion should be carried out, since it is extremely hard to do so and it will be based solely on personal opinion.
If the abortion is WANTED by all living parents, it is probably the most logical choice, seeing as the parents will not love the child at all if they are forced to have it, and a Foster home will mean decades and likely an entire life of physical and sexual harassment.
So if Abortion is needed due to a condition (Disease, Rape), Then it is obviously neccesary.
If it is wanted by parents, then there will be some possibilities:
1- Parents have an Abortion, no big problems
2- Parents are forced to have a Baby, they do not love baby and it grows up to be a bad person or a mentally weak person due to years of lack of love and, possibly, harassment
3- Parents are forced to have a Baby, they give it up for Adoption, Baby is Harassed (It will, don't say it won't) at Foster home, grows up to be a bad person or a mentally weak person due to years of lack of love and harassment
If it were me, I'd probably not make the Baby suffer so much and simply pick choice 1. Please explain how choice 1 is unwise.
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Abortion should not be legal for this situation involves the taking of human life. People believe when the baby is in the womb it is just simply an embryo, or a fetus. Considering it is only thought as a micro organism without the complexity of it actually being life. Thus, it is okay to terminate whenever the child is underdeveloped. The fetus does not become a human until it is capable of surviving outside the womb, according to public opinion.
For me, this is not the case whatsoever. I do not believe that when a human sperm or a human egg dies it is a significant death. They are only simple organisms alone, like skin cells for example; but when a human sperm and egg come together and bond, that is now considered human life. Terminating the embryo would be considered an act of murder. Now, here are some responses to your reasons for women to choose abortion:
94% of women who gave birth said abortion would not be a good solution to a pregnancy resulting from rape. Of those who aborted, nearly half did so because of the demands of others. The main reason for others to oppress her for abortion is to cover up the sin that they had committed. Usually, they felt shameful for having sex together. The guy that encourages the abortion is usually the guy who is in the relationship just for sex and entertainment. Not to start a life long family.
Two major studies of pregnant rape victims found that 3/4 of these women chose to give birth. None of the women who gave birth said they did not want their children or wished they had aborted instead. Women have a heart for children. It is a genetic trait for them to have a tender heart for younglings. Now, there are women who absolutely hate little kids, but that is a very small fraction of the majority of women who love instead.
93% of those who had abortions said, "it had not been a good solution to their problems" and they "would not recommend it to others in their situation. A reason for this is that there is usually a feeling of guilt of a life being taken. Another is the opinions of those around the women. Whether the people around her are pro-life and have shame for her decision, or there are mixed opinions and she is caught in the mixed of the conflict for the majority of her remaining life.
And before you start saying that abortion is about the choice of a woman, let me give you some prospective here. Abortion has never been about "choice"" It is about escaping the consequences of your choices by taking all "choices" away from another human being.
There is basically only one situation that I would consider abortion appropriate, and it is a rare situation. If a woman"s life is on the line, say like an injury of a sort, and she is about to die, and for some reason the developing baby is causing the woman from surviving. I would say that is an appropriate case for an abortion to be used to save the mother's life. Because as the baby is still developing, it cannot come out of the womb and survive, and if the host dies, the baby dies. So you are either left with kill the baby early to save the woman, or not kill the baby and both the baby and woman die hours later.
Perhaps another situation, only slightly different, is when there is a complication in the pregnancy. The baby is developed, and ready to come out, but if the baby comes out, the mother dies, but if the baby dies, the mother lives. This is a personal choice between the husband and wife. To which life is most valued. A situation to where one life must die so that another life can live. This is a very difficult decision that anyone would have to make. These two are the only exceptions.
And the "Abortion is Murder" Facebook community
I was writing such a huge block of text, but then I saw your 4th paragraph and decided I am incorrect.
Thank you for changing my opinion, I forfeit.
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