Each year, 46 million women worldwide experience an abortion, a fact that would make anyone sick to their stomach. In actuality the current statistic proves that there are 1.3 million abortions performed each year in the United States alone; that is almost 1000 times our schools population aborted in ONE year. The controversy surrounding the ethicality of abortions has been an emotionally debated topic during the past several decades. It is an argument where the human interactions of morals, emotions and law come together into one. Pro-life is morally sound, and depicts abortion as wrong and as murder, where in fact, it is. Abortion not only withholds a scientific basis for why it is wrong, but abortion is immoral in all aspects including religiously and politically. A pro-life believer is against abortion. They believe that from the moment of conception, the embryo is alive and the mother has a moral obligation to preserve it. The fetus has a functioning brain and a heart; therefore has a right to life. In addition, although abortion is regarded as a women’s right under the American Constitution, it should be vetoed because the women is now in full responsibility of a new developing human inside of her thus she will be committing murder. A Federal Crime, when aborting. Religion is highly influential and plays a big role in pro-life. Abortion is against the Bible and most religious communities reject abortion as well. Mother Teresa once stated that “it is a poverty to decide that a child must die so you may live as you wish.” Abortion is the unnatural end of pregnancy. That child has the right to life, equal that of its mothers and any other United States citizen. Overall, pro-life is for life because everyone and everything has a right to life. Abortion is the process of ending a pregnancy by removing or killing the fetus inside a pregnant woman. There are various ways in which one can do this process; by medical, surgical, or physical procedures. The medical process includes taking various drugs to end the pregnancy over a period of time. The surgical process includes injecting sharp tools in order to physically wound the fetus thus instantly ending its life. The physical process includes causing physical trauma to ones pregnant body. There are many physical and psychological effects of abortions. Physical complications may include excess bleeding, many different infections, or permanent cervical damage. These physical effects can cause problems for future pregnancies. Specifically the physical risks include life threatening infections, perforation of the uterus, hemorrhage, cervical incompetence, cancer, and even death. In fact, Twenty-eight out of thirty-seven worldwide studies have independently linked induced abortion with breast cancer in women. Is this a risk America should allow our feminine population to undergo? The psychological effects following an abortion are very emotional. Many women go through a deep depression because they cannot cope with their decision. A study taken by Minnesota reveals that women who have had an abortion have 10 times the risk of committing suicide than women who have not had an abortion, so while the mothers kills her baby she also is damaging herself. Among the psychological risks are regret, nervous disorders, sleep disturbances, sexual dysfunction, suicide, alcohol and drug abuse, eating disorders, child neglect or abuse, divorce or chronic relationship problems, and repeated abortion. It’s time to seriously think about whether or not abortion should be acknowledged as morally right. Considered by some to be a form of murder, anti-abortion laws should apply to all women in order to prevent any emotional mishaps of the abortion victim and to save the lives of the innocent human beings not yet born. Moreover, the fetus represents the ideal citizen - utterly vulnerable and in need of government protection. Fetuses are ultimately silenced, and a victimized minority, in...
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