Abortion Debate: The Mother Or The Rights Of The Fetus

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As mentioned in our discussion topic, the abortion debate has been centered on the rights of the mother or the rights of the fetus; however we seem to leave men out of the decision. While it is true that the woman is the one who will carry the baby in her womb, it is also true that the baby is a product of two persons not only one. As Edge and Groves mention in chapter 11, the topic of abortion is surrounded by many controversies, and it is nowhere near to be resolved. In my opinion, it would be good if the father had an opinion in the matter, because like I mentioned earlier, the act involved two persons, and both have responsibility. In many cases the father is the one who wants the mother to abort, either because they are too young, or

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