Essay on Should Abortion Be Legal?

1772 Words Apr 1st, 2016 8 Pages
Abortion Should be Legal Woman should have the right to have an abortion.During 1967 a case regarding the Roe v. Wade case happened, later became a huge reason why women are/were fighting for abortion to be legal and woman should have the rights they deserve.Many women do not have the financial resources to support themselves, families and to support a child. The government should not choose what women should not do to their body.There are these group of people who divide themselves into two groups. These people call themselves either pro choice or pro life. Pro choice are people who believe that abortion should be legalized without the influence of the government or religion. Pro life are people who believe that abortion be illegal due to the killing of a human being. Each sides of these have very valid points to argue however women should always have the right to do what she wants to her body.
Having rights to a woman is extremely important these days because back then women did not have much rights. In the article Abortion: Every Woman’s Rights clearly states that during early 1970s the women’s movement demanded abortion to be legalized as part of a larger movement for women’s rights to all women no matter how poor or how young, or whether married or not.”Without having control of our own lives women couldn’t be the equals of men” (Sharon). In the declaration of independence Thomas Jefferson says “all men are created equal” meaning all human beings are created equal.…

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