Abortion, An Issue With Its New Expansion Of Abortion Coverage

1788 WordsOct 19, 20168 Pages
Today, abortion has become another political issue, rather than the intimate choice of a woman. Abortion isn’t a new issue because in the case, Roe vs. Wade, the court’s decision was the first step, where women could do as they wish with their body in a safe, legal manner. So why, after forty-one years since this case was passed is abortion an issue again? Abortion is often presented as if it is new and people have just started doing it years ago, when in reality the practice of abortion has dated back to ancient times. Abortion is the trending topic once again because “The Affordable Care Act”, also known as ‘Obama care’, has made abortion an issue with its new expansion of abortion coverage. This paper will examine all of the harmful ways abortions can harm your body and also how they may affect you in a positive and in a negative way. Also, it helps you understand why people decide to get an abortion and the government has made abortion such a popular topic. Even though you may not agree with the decision of abortion, you have to have an open mind to other people’s decisions and opinions towards them. According to the Fourteenth Amendment, “All persons born or naturalized in the United States and subject to the jurisdiction thereof, are citizens of the Unites States and of the State wherein they reside.” The rights of the women are addressed in the Amendment; however, it fails to mention anything about women’s rights to their fetus. If the government takes away this
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