Persuasive Essay On Abortion

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Abortion in America is a hot topic in today’s society. With 1.21 million abortions in 2013 (Pro Life Action League), many people are starting to question if abortion should be outlawed. In 1973, the supreme court issued that banning abortion took away a woman’s right to life, liberty, and property (Pro Life Action League). This ban overlooks the fact of taking away another human’s right to life, liberty, and property; that human, is the fetus growing inside of the mother who aborts it. Abortion should be outlawed in America because it kills innocent human beings, frees people from taking responsibility for their own actions, and because there are other options to not having to raise a child. The definition of abortion is the deliberate termination of a human pregnancy. The termination of this human life is the deliberate killing of a human life. Some scientists agree that life begins when an embryo attaches itself to its mother’s uterus. Others believe that life begins at fertilization when the sperm touches the egg for the first time and DNA is made. The attachment to the uterus usually occurs around eight days(Pro Life Action League). According to this information, abortion by scientific definition is murder. There is no distinction in this kind of murder and the murder of a person in a public place. No matter which definition is used, life inside the womb has every right that life outside of the womb has. There is no distinction. Yet, abortions still happen and

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