Satirical Abortion Essay

1425 WordsMay 7, 20126 Pages
Good people disagree about the morality of abortion because we disagree about what defines human nature. First trimester abortions may have absolutely no moral implications whatsoever--perhaps a first trimester embryo is no more conscious than a kidney or spleen. Or they may have more serious moral implications. Our culture hasn't come to a consensus on that yet. But we know a little bit about murder, and the differences between murder and other forms of killing. And murder, in the way that we define it in all other instances, involves theintentional death of another human person. Even if we were to assume that every embryo or fetus were just as sentient and just as much of a person as any other human being, an argument that is not…show more content…
Nowadays, there are many possibilities. New advances in science may cover almost any complication in pregnancy, without having to choose to kill the mother or the baby. Practically any condition can be controlled until the delivery.This picture shows one of the surgeries carried out inside the uterus. Look what the impressed photographer watched though his camera lens… the tiny hand of the baby trying to grab the surgeon’s finger. * Imperfection (defect): Eugenic abortionPerfection does not mean having the right to live. People do not pass a quality control. A person can be “defective” (physically imperfect) yet still wonderful human being… or be physically complete, “perfect”, but a human monster or a despicable person. This is not a reason to abort. The kindness of a human heart does no need a perfect body to develop itself completely. What would you advice a woman who is pregnant for the fifth time… Whose husband suffers from syphilis and she suffers from tuberculosis, Whose oldest child was born blind… Whose second child died… Whose third child was born deaf… Whose fourth child suffers from tuberculosis?That she have an abortion? You just signed the death sentence of Ludwig van Beethoven. | * It is not a life. Abortion for ignoranceOne would have to hide tons of scientific information which confirms that it is a life by looking at the stages of gestation. The majority of women who have an abortion really do

More about Satirical Abortion Essay

Open Document