Did you know that just in the United States over 3,000 people have abortions every day? An abortion is when a woman is injected with a fatal substance to kill their unborn baby. It is legal in all 50 states except one type of abortion procedure; Partial-birth-abortion. Women have abortions for many reasons, some being that they are not ready for that kind of commitment or they have been raped and got pregnant. An abortion should never be an option in any case because it’s considered as murder, it causes pain to the person and baby during and after the procedure, and there are other choices to choose from including adoption.
Instead of having an abortion, women can choose a more beneficial option, such as giving the baby up for adoption. When women decide to get an abortion, they don’t think about adoption because of the long…show more content… Everyone has the right to make their own decisions but if that person or child is physically unable to do so, then people will attempt to take their rights away for their own benefits. To demonstrate in “Pro-life Abortion Controversy” Kyle Waltman states “If the woman’s choice to abort her unborn child in an effort to secure control over when she wishes to bear children after having already made the previous choice to engage in the child conceiving act of sexual intercourse takes precedence over the unborn child's rights to continue living, then the same moral logic that protects me and you from guiltless murder is forsaken in the spirit of an era that views this sort of behavior as progress and not indifference”(Waltman). Women shouldn’t be able to have an abortion even if they aren’t ready to have children otherwise that would be considered taking someone else's rights away. To have an abortion is to kill a child that didn’t have any say in the process, but many people will argue