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Abortion is too easy - Do you agree?

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?Abortion is too easy? ? Do you agree? There seems to be a common attitude shared even by some abortion rights supporters that abortions shouldn't be too easy to obtain. People apparently feel that if abortions are easy to get, then they would be "abused" ? as if women can't be trusted to use abortion "correctly" or as if the meaning of pregnancy would be diminished. But can you imagine the outcry if people were told that they have a right to vote (arguably of equal importance to the decision to have an abortion), but that voting shouldn?t be ?too easy? and that they have to go through several hoops to cast their vote? ...read more.

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Such a procedure might be carried out in unfit conditions by someone unqualified to do the job. The fact that it is legal in the UK means at least that it can be regulated and you can be sure that it is carried out safely, the same reason why prostitution is legal in America. Although Christian teaching on abortion is not simple, generally Christian?s belief in the sanctity of life means that they have serious concerns about abortion, therefore for the most part think that it should not be legal at all. Christian?s will always have a problem with abortion, however hard to obtain they are. ...read more.

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Also every person is sacred as God made us in his image and likeness and therefore it is wrong to destroy what is like God. As Mother Teresa said, ?If a mother can kill her own child, what is there to stop you and me from killing each other?. Although abortion is unpleasant, it is necessary and it is a woman?s right to decide what happens inside her body. We know longer live in a time governed by religion and therefore I do not think religions have the right to change the laws on abortions. For these reasons, I don?t think that abortion is too easy. ?Abortion is too easy? ? Do you agree? ...read more.

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