Abortion Essay

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How would you feel if someone had the final say in whether or not you could live or die? Imagine not having any say in whether or not you are allowed to have a life. Now you can imagine how a baby feels since they do not have a choice in their mother’s womb. If a woman decides to abort her baby, the baby cannot do anything about their life being forcibly taken away from them. Their whole future is demolished in a single instant before it even begins. This is why I believe abortion is wrong no matter the reasoning behind why you’re doing it. The first reason as to why abortion is wrong is because there are many other safer solutions. It is stated that “In the USA, there are approximately two million infertile couples waiting to adopt,…show more content…
Out of the many reasons why abortion is wrong, is that it is considered brutal murder. In 1982, Ronald Reagan stated: "Simple morality dictates that unless and until someone can prove the unborn human is not alive, we must give it the benefit of the doubt and assume it is (alive). And, thus, it should be entitled to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness" (Unkown). You are taking a life and killing a human being. The baby is alive and not just some 'group of cells' as abortion doctors call them. You are painfully putting a human being to death. It is wrong to think someone has the power to end a life so harmfully. That is something that most criminals do not even have to suffer through. Are we (as human beings) really so stubborn and idiotic to evolve the death sentence so that rapist and murders do not feel pain when they die all because they are alive, yet when it comes to an unborn human it suddenly no longer matters? Thomas Jefferson stated the most fundamental principle of our developing nation when he wrote in the nation’s first document, the Declaration of Independence, that we were all created equal and endowed with certain unalienable rights and that among these rights was life. Who should be able to take that right away simply because someone made a mistake and does not want to pay the consequences for their actions? The people who are pro-choice more than likely have their reasons to be so. They believe it’s a women’s body, her

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