Putting an End to Abortion

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Putting an end to Abortion Taking away a life should never be acceptable, especially taking away a life that didn’t even have a chance to come to this world. At least we have a choice on what to do with our lives, but what about the innocent creatures that haven’t done anything? Why do they deserve to die? This case it’s clear that abortion takes away innocent lives of babies that could easily been saved or given away to a family who could have taken in the child or simply adopted them. Keeping abortion as an option in my opinion is the easy way out for teens and young adults. Making mistakes is a common error but it’s not a mistake when you decide to take a life away. By illegalizing abortion I feel that there will be a less percentage of teen pregnancies and homeless and parentless children. I feel getting rid of abortion will not only benefit children but it will give unborn babies to have a life as well. Abortion is a form of killing, when you think about it every crime has a punishment. Suppose you run a traffic light or accidently stab a person you still have to undergo consequences. I feel abortion should be treated the same way because it is an act of killing a human being even though it may not be born. Keeping abortion as an option I feel promotes teen pregnancy because teens often look at abortion as a form of birth control. As Liz Kleemeier states “Abortion has become a form of birth control in this country I’m sick and tired of woman taking this lightly” [teenage pregnancy 94]. Teenagers these days take abortion as if it’s just like taking birth control, when only just thinking that is a crime. According to statistics 98 percent of woman whether or not they consider it when they are first pregnant, gets the thought of considering an abortion. Getting rid of abortion in a whole would create a new mind frame for many people and also it would eliminate…...

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