Despite personal opinions, the government's job in this case is to create laws protecting unborn babies that are constitutional.Credibility Abortion is a very hot topic in our nation right now, and because of this I decided to do some research.Abortion should remain a legal option for women because the government has no right to interfere with a womans body, illegal abortions result in far more fatalities, many unwanted pregnancies result in economic deprivation and an on-going cycle of poverty and despair, but most importantly, there is no conclusive evidence or argument that a fetus is equal to a human being and therefore, has equal rights.: A woman has a right to decide what happens to her body; the government should not interfere; women will die in large numbers if the option is not available; abortion laws are discriminatory; unwanted children are a problem for families and society; the poverty cycle remains unbroken; abortion is good for womens health.
Thesis/Overview: In my last speech, I explained what abortion is, court cases involving abortion, and the different procedures used to abort unborn children. Hollywood Feminists Offer Voice to Pro-Life Movement.
Today, I am going to explain why abortion is wrong and should not be legal in the United States.
Solution: There are many ways to find a solution to the abortion problem, I will explain a few that can help bring about an end to abortion. Now I am going to explain some court rulings that may help to form a solution to the abortion problem. One Missouri law may help to change laws in other states. This law allowed a man to be convicted of the murders of both his girlfriend and her unborn child and sentenced to life in prison. President Bush has also taken a stand against abortion. Bush says he may cut funding for the World Health Organization "...because of its research into the dangerous abortion drug RU-486." b. Bush said, "We can't support any activity that supports abortion as a method of family planning or that motivates or coerces people into practicing abortion, so we would not use our money to support RU-486 research..." (Agence France-Presse) 4. Women's Health Declines After Abortion While Childbirth Helps.
The Washington Times also had promising reports for pro-lifers. Two bills are pending in the House of Representatives that would "..it a crime to take teen girls across state lines for abortions..legislation that would punish criminals who kill or injure an unborn child in the process of a violent crime committed against a pregnant mother." b.
While the solutions to the problem are not an outright ban to abortion, they are moving in that direction and I hope a bill to ban this practice will not be far away. Induced Abortion and Breast Cancer: The Scientific Evidence.
Last Thought: I hope the next time you look at a quarter you will realize that you were once that tiny and you were given the opportunity to live unlike babies who are that small who are not given the opportunity. Pro-Life Groups Prepare Legislative Strategy Following Election. Formal Outline Format for Informative Speech Inconsistencies In Our Laws Protecting Unborn Babies Specific Purpose: I want my audience to better understand how the times at which an unborn baby is considered a human doesn't line up throughout our law system.Enumerated Preview Abortion is prohibited during certain time periods of the pregnancies due to theories of pain felt by the fetus, brain waves and the fetus having a heartbeat.During those times, the baby may be considered a human, whose rights are above the woman's control of her body. Fisk is a maternal-fetal medicine specialist at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital.Thesis: Currently, our government is trying to define when a fetus is a human, deserving of rights, but there are still inconsistencies, so it's up to you to form your own opinion of when those fetuses deserve human rights.Introduction You wouldn't hesitate to determine that you and I are obviously human, but what makes us a human deserving of our rights?However, should an unborn baby be purposefully killed, with the exception of abortion, the murderer will be held responsible for it's death by the court. Most states have banned abortions after a certain period in the pregnancy. In the Washington Post an article was published called " North Dakota Passes Arkansas for Strictest Abortion Law" by Aaron Blake. He described how a fetus's stress hormones are increased during blood transfusions.But our federal government says that any abortion is okay before 24 weeks because after 24 weeks, the fetus is outside of the womb. It described how a fetus's heartbeat can often be detected at about 6 weeks. However, in our country abortions are allowed after the heartbeat has been detected. A fetus's brain waves can also be detected as early as 6 weeks. According to a New York Times article "Complex Science" by Pam Belluck in September of 2013 many scientists have developed a theory that at 21 weeks old, the fetus can feel pain. Just as your stress level would go up during a painful procedure.Along the way, my opinions have been challenged and reformed, but now it's your turn to form an opinion based off of the theories, facts, and laws of our nation.Though we all have not been put into a situation where we must make such a hard decision, such as abortion, 50% of all American women who receive abortions are younger than 25 years old. Thesis Currently, our government is trying to define when a fetus is a human, deserving of rights, but there are still inconsistencies, so it's up to you to form your own opinion of when those fetuses deserve human rights.