Essay about Should Abortion Be Legal?

836 Words Sep 21st, 2014 4 Pages
The Right to Life Americans have a completely screwed up mindsets. The definition of murder has changed entirely over the years. Since when is it legal to kill anyone? When have American’s decided it was okay to let women decide whether or not they have the legal right to kill or keep a baby? Ronald Regan said, “I’ve noticed that everyone who is for abortion has already been born.” If abortion isn’t murder, why is it considered a double homicide when a pregnant women is murdered? Mother Teresa said, “I feel the greatest destroyer of peace today is ‘abortion’, because it is a war against a child… A direct killing of an innocent child, ‘murder’ by the mother herself… And if we can accept that a mother can kill even her own child, how can we tell other people not to kill one another? How do we persuade a women not to have an abortion? As always, we must persuade with love… and we must remind ourselves that love means willing to give until it hurts…”Americans have such a twisted sick frame of mind concerning murder. The definition of murder is an unlawful premeditated killing of one human being by another. How does abortion not fall under that definition? Is a fetus not considered a human being? It has a pulse, it has a heart and a brain, and it even has fingernails. Some of the excuses used by Mothers now-a-days is they were too young to have a child, they couldn’t afford the baby, or people would have been disappointed in them, but the sad part is that they brought it…

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