Essay on Abortion : The Number Of Abortion

1243 Words Oct 18th, 2016 5 Pages
Ornella Nzau
Professor Latoya Watkins
Englisg1302
10/17/2016

Abortion

Throughout the world, the number of abortion has highly increased. Abortion is defined as the termination of a pregnancy.it is the killing or the removal of an unborn baby. Abortion is legal in the United States where as some of the states do not encourage and permit it. Although the U.S Supreme Court has stated abortion to be a fundamental right guaranteed by the U.S constitution, abortion is consider unsafe. More than 50 percent of all induced abortion worldwide is unsafe. (Arambepola Rajapaksa, atlygalle moonasimghe 2016) in developing country, unsafe abortion is the leading cause of maternal deaths and about 47,00 women die of complications each year. Abortion should be illegal because it is the killing of an unborn baby and the killing of a human being is a crime. Life begins at a time after conception, and it may cause future health problem to the mother and maternal death. There is an exception to the criminalization of abortion for women who encounter intense health problems or fetal abnormality. Abortion is also known as the cause of psychological impairment. This advertisement shows a young woman ready to abort and in front of her is another woman with a knife in her hand. One thing that is emphasized in this picture is the color black. The photographer chose black to stress the meaning of this color. This is describe the fear, pain and death during this procedure.
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