Is Abortion Right Or Wrong?

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Is abortion right or wrong? This is a big topic in today’s society. Abortion is always brought up whether it’s religion, politics, or just in a regular conversation. Although, the question remains; is it right or is it wrong? There are many arguments about it. There are an abundant amount of people that argue with each other over this topic. These, however, are opinion-based arguments. There are many points and articles against abortion. There is also information about options for women who regret the decision of making an abortion after it is too late. On the other hand there are a lot of points and articles for abortion.
Authors such as Randy Alcorn, Judith Thompson, and Daniel Boone provide arguments that persuade readers to disagree with abortion. While there is a good amount of people for abortion, there is an extensive amount of arguments and points against abortion. For example, Randy Alcorn states in his book, Pro-Life Answers to Pro-Choice Arguments, “Just like toddler and adolescent, ‘the terms embryo and fetus do not refer to non humans, but to humans at particular stages of development.” (Alcorn 57) This quote means that the fetus inside the mother is indeed a living, breathing human being. There are many people who agree with this quote. People who argue against this say that the fetus is not a developed human yet. Nonetheless, the quote above is sending the message that the terms embryo and fetus are not referred to as non-humans, but are rather called…

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