Abortion is one of the most debatable and controversial issues that exist today in our society. There are people who support the idea that it should be a choice of each and every woman – whether to do it or not, while others claim that no one has a power to decide, whether to bring life on the planet, or put an end to it. As for me, I have done a certain research on the subject and I found out that there is no other right variant for me, than to choose life. I will explain what I mean.
No matter, how we persuade ourselves, every woman that decides to put an end to her pregnancy understands that it is wrong. It couldn’t be another way, as our instinct tells us that it is absolutely unnatural to decide for another human being, whether he should live or die. Yes, they can come up with different excuses, but it in no case changes the sense of their action, the action that will cost life to their child.
It was scientifically proven that children in uterus start perceiving things very early. Their heart starts beating on the sixth week, and brain starts working at the same time. So, when abortion is done, it is in fact the end of life of a human being that already can feel and think. If I were in such a situation, I just couldn’t have taken the responsibility for someone else’s life. I know that I am responsible for myself – I can, for instance, smoke, consume alcohol and spoil my own health in this way – it will be my choice, and indeed no one can make me stop it unless I want. But when we speak of unborn children – what kind of choice is this? This is not…
Persuasive Speech: Abortion Ends Innocent Human Life Essay
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Specific Purpose: To persuade the audience to chose life Abortion is when a mother decides to terminate her pregnancy. Many people have different opinions about this ethical and moral issue. Some people think that abortion is okay, while others believe that it is inhumane and against their moral and/or religious beliefs. (Advance Slide)
In 1973, the Supreme Court decision based on Roe v. Wade opened the door to…show more content…
“It’s MY body, It’s MY choice!” This is a chant that abortion supporters use at their rallies, supporting only the women themselves. (Advance Slide)
ARGUMENTS OPPOSED TO ABORTION According to a poll conducted in December 2010, 44% of people approved of abortion, but 56%-- the majority--do not approve.
Just because an abortion is legal, that does not make it morally or ethically correct.
An unborn baby is alive, and has a heartbeat 22 days after conception. At 6 weeks, fingernails form, and at week 8, a baby is able to hear. At 20 weeks, a baby can feel pain.
Most women who have have legal abortions often have serious consequences regarding their future health, fertility, and psychological/emotional problems. In the United States, abortion was generally not life threatening long before it became legal in 1973. Maternal mortality is determined to a much greater extent by the overall quality of maternal health care than by the legal status or availability of abortion.
The late Dr. Bernard Nathanson, formerly a leading abortionist and co-founder of NARAL Pro-choice America, wrote in 1979 that the argument that women could die from dangerous, illegal abortions in America “is now wholly invalid and obsolete” because “antibiotics and other advances have dramatically lowered the abortion