The Pros And Cons Of Abortion

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Let me first start by saying I am a Christian and I know this is a controversial matter. My personal beliefs about abortion comes from knowing too many people who have had more than a few. I understand the choice aspect of it but, I also feel that there are too many options out there for birth control. There are free clinics and everywhere, where you can just walk in and get condoms or make an appointment and get and exam and birth control pills. I really was not thrilled with the topic choice. I do not like conflict or controversial subjects so this is not a topic that I would have chosen, however being in a group majority rules. When I was placed in group seven, I did not know what to expect. I actually did not understand how a collaboration…show more content…
Abortion is the deliberate termination of a human pregnancy, most often performed during the first 28 weeks of pregnancy. Abortion has become a popular issue during the presidential debates. This subject has always been controversial. I personally do not have a problem with abortion. I do have a problem with abortion being your only choice of birth control. I do not think that it is healthy to have abortions over and over again just because you can. The right to have an abortion some feel that this is a choice. Hilary Clinton, “I think abortion should remain legal, but it needs to be safe and rare. And I have spent many years now, as a private citizen, as first lady, and now as senator, trying to make it rare, trying to create the conditions where women had other choices.” I believe that abortion is a private matter. I do not believe that the government has the right to dictate whether or not I have an abortion. Donald Trump is pro-life, or is he pro-choice? The controversial Presidential candidate has me confused. Some quote him as being pro-life and some say he is pro-choice. He confused me so much I felt the need to get the definition of Pro-Choice and Pro-Life. Pro-Life puts the life of the fetus as the most important factor in the choice to have an abortion or not, and is therefore the position where you are against letting women have the option of an abortion. Pro-Choice puts the woman 's right to choose what to do with her own body as the most important factor, and is therefore the position of letting women have the option of having an abortion if necessary. In other words, while being pro-life makes you anti-abortion, being pro-choice does NOT make you "pro-abortion", it is just the position of letting women make their own

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