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  • Abortion Essay

    Abortion Essay

    A couple decades ago, when abortion was illegal, thousands of women died because they did not want to bear an infant and attempted to terminate the child's life by themselves or with an unprofessional approach. After 1973's Supreme Court decision, which allowed women to have the choice to abortion, thousands of women were saved. Abortion can save thousands of lives of women and thus, should remain legal in the United States. Imagine you have a

    Essay Length: 3,471 Words / 14 Pages
    Submitted: December 13, 2008 By: Max
  • Abortion and Judaism Religion

    Abortion and Judaism Religion

    JUDAISM Judaism does not forbid abortion, but it does not permit abortion on demand. Abortion is only permitted for serious reasons. Judaism expects every case to be considered on its own merits and the decision to be taken after consultation with a rabbi competent to give advice on such matters. Strict Judaism permits abortion only in cases where continuing the pregnancy would put the mother's life in serious danger. In such circumstance (where allowing the

    Essay Length: 3,875 Words / 16 Pages
    Submitted: December 13, 2008 By: Max
  • The Salem Witch Trials: Fact or Fiction

    The Salem Witch Trials: Fact or Fiction

    The Salem Witch Trials: Fact or Fiction American history is a collaboration of all of the wonderful events and the not so successful ones that make up this great country that we call the United States. Records of this fabulous nation date back all the way to dates way before our original founding fathers. However, few episodes of American history have aroused such intense and continuing interest ad the trials and executions for the witchcraft

    Essay Length: 1,373 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: March 23, 2009 By: Top
  • Lewis and Clark (quick Facts)

    Lewis and Clark (quick Facts)

    1. Lewis was shot by one of his own men. Pierre Cruzatte, who could not see well, shot Lewis through the buttocks on August 11, 1806, mistaking him for an elk. 2. Clark was not actually a captain. When Lewis asked Clark to join the expedition he said President Jefferson was willing to promote him to captain. Before the expedition began, the Secretary of War notified Lewis that Clark would receive a lieutenant's title. Lewis

    Essay Length: 363 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Venidikt
  • Abortion


    This wonderful nation, otherwise known as The United States of America, is one that prides itself on the right to choose. Some however, feel it is alright to take the right to choose an abortion away. In the United States thousands upon thousand of children are born into poverty and have to deal with less than decent conditions. Millions of other children have to deal with horrible physical, mental, and or sexual abuse. None of

    Essay Length: 786 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Tommy
  • Abortion Kills Children

    Abortion Kills Children

    Do you consider something with a beating heart a living creature? A baby heart forms and starts beating in the fifth week of pregnancy; therefore, that would make abortion murder. The baby that is growing inside of the woman is depending on her, so when she makes the choice to end that baby's life, they are making the choice to murder another person. Someone that believes in the pro-choice theory would say that the decision

    Essay Length: 653 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: July
  • Facts Controllers

    Facts Controllers

    ABSTRACT With the ongoing expansion and growth of the electric utility industry, electricity has become a highly engineered product; it is increasingly being considered and handled as a commodity. In the evolving utility environment, financial and market forces are, and will continue to, demand a more optimal and profitable operation of the power system with respect to generation, transmission and distribution. Power electronics based equipment, Flexible AC Transmission Systems (FACTS), provide proven technical solutions to

    Essay Length: 2,704 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Edward
  • A Case for the Pro-Life Stance on Abortion

    A Case for the Pro-Life Stance on Abortion

    “A Case for the Pro-Life Stance on Abortion” Over 40 million babies have been legally aborted since 1972. In 1972, the case of Roe versus Wade was brought to the Supreme Court and it is one of the most controversial issues involving women’s civil right. The case dealt with the right to choose to have an abortion to end a pregnancy. Most feminist groups supported this case since women felt it was their body and

    Essay Length: 932 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Mike
  • King Arthur: Fact or Fiction

    King Arthur: Fact or Fiction

    King Arthur is a legend that is known the throughout the world. It is loaded with chivalry and romance. To most people it is just a romantic story of a king and his adventures involving magic, where good conquered evil. If there were no historical basis for the legend, there would be no arguement that he existed. This legend however is thought to have been based on an actual person. Certain historical items show that

    Essay Length: 498 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Jack
  • Sex Selective Abortion in India

    Sex Selective Abortion in India

    Half a million girls aborted every year in India By Habon Mohamed Researchers in India and Canada declared earlier this year that selection and selective abortion was resulting in the loss of 500,000girl births a year. (The lancet ,2006). Although this outraged the Indian government who described the findings as inaccurate and out of date, it sparked renewed concern about the growing use of sex selective abortions to satisfy parental preferences for sons. India banned

    Essay Length: 676 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Anna
  • Race and Gender - Abortion

    Race and Gender - Abortion

    Brian Kesser Race and Gender Abortion? Should a woman have a choice? This is the question that has plagued governments the world over for more than a century. Today, in the United States, she does. It was not always this way though. It was not until 1973 that women could legally choose whether or not to give birth to their unborn fetuses in the United States. This subject strikes a sore spot primarily for religious

    Essay Length: 1,532 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Tasha
  • Abortion Argumentative Essay

    Abortion Argumentative Essay

    ARGUMENTATIVE ESSAY ‘ABORTION’ Our world today is full of unsolved, devisive and controversial issues. Most of them relate to our morals, ethics and religion, thus creating a very strong ‘yes’ and ‘no’, or ‘good’ and ‘bad’ side. Like the Chinese Yin and Yang sign, abortion has a very prominent ‘black’ and ‘white’ side but also contains traces of each in the alternating colour. This shows that if you were to come to any kind of

    Essay Length: 1,001 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: July
  • Abortion


    The founding of an entire nation was forged in the principle that all men are created equally. This is the essence of our Declaration on Independence and the philosophy behind the Constitution. We have declared that there is no such thing as sub-humans and that no human being’s rights are superior to another human being. To do this, we cannot overlook any human being, no one can be excluded. Unfortunately, there are, however, human beings

    Essay Length: 1,090 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: November 10, 2009 By: Vika
  • Abortion - a Constitutional Issue

    Abortion - a Constitutional Issue

    Many people believe abortion is a moral issue, but it is also a constitutional issue. It is a woman's right to choose what she does with her body, and it should not be altered or influenced by anyone else. This right is guaranteed by the ninth amendment, which contains the right to privacy. The ninth amendment states: "The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others

    Essay Length: 1,547 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: November 10, 2009 By: Max
  • Pros and Cons of Abortion

    Pros and Cons of Abortion

    Should a list of pros and cons of abortion really be necessary for Christians...or human beings for that matter? I mean, have we really reached a point where we cannot tell that abortion is murderous no matter how you color it or try to paint it as compassionate? Apparently so. Thirty plus years after the infamous Supreme Court decision in Roe versus Wade and thirty one years after my own timely birth, I sit in

    Essay Length: 3,503 Words / 15 Pages
    Submitted: November 12, 2009 By: Mike
  • Environment Analysis on the Philippines (fact Sheet)

    Environment Analysis on the Philippines (fact Sheet)

    APOPULATION COUNTRY – POPULATION – DATE OF DATA – WORLD POPULATION PERCENTAGE World 6,671,226,000 July 1, 2007 100% 1 People's Republic of China[3] 1,324,574,000 June 25, 2008 19.86% 2 India 1,134,556,000 June 25, 2008 17.01% 3 United States 304,429,000 June 25, 2008 4.56% 4 Indonesia 231,627,000 3.47% 5 Brazil 187,108,615 June 23, 2008 2.8% 6 Pakistan 163,639,000 June 25, 2008 2.45% 7 Bangladesh 158,665,000 2.38% 8 Nigeria 148,093,000 2.22% 9 Russia 141,927,900 April 1, 2008

    Essay Length: 341 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 13, 2009 By: Tommy
  • Abortion – Right or Wrong

    Abortion – Right or Wrong

    Abortion consideration requires one to look at the law, social thoughts, religious concepts, family emotions and, ethics and morality. Pro-choice organizations believe the fetus is not a human being and abortion is a woman's right to choose. Pro-lifers, on the other hand, claim that a human being begins at conception, and to abort a fetus is murder. If the woman has a choice, should not the future child also have a choice. And who represents

    Essay Length: 482 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 13, 2009 By: Fonta
  • Abortion in Society

    Abortion in Society

    With recent advances in prenatal screening, many unborn babies found to have Down syndrome are aborted. Society is proceeding down a slippery slope to the use of abortion to get rid of "imperfect" babies. The legalization of abortion has helped create a society that regards death as an acceptable solution to life's problems. Here's something to remember the next time the name of Joycelyn Elders, former surgeon general and lightning rod, is affixed to another

    Essay Length: 712 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 13, 2009 By: Stenly
  • Abortion: Pros and Cons

    Abortion: Pros and Cons

    ntroduction The practice of abortion was widespread in ancient times as a method of birth control. Later it was restricted or forbidden by most world religions, but it was not considered an offense in secular law until the 19th century. During that century, first the English Parliament and then American state legislatures prohibited induced abortion to protect women from surgical procedures that were at the time unsafe, commonly stipulating a threat to the woman's life

    Essay Length: 1,398 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: November 14, 2009 By: Wendy
  • Abortion Is Murder

    Abortion Is Murder

    Abortion Is Murder Abortion. What is it? Why do people do it? Is it killing a human life? What are the benefits for having an abortion? Should it be made illegal? These questions I will try and answer on the key issue right now on abortion. I will tell you my side and how I fell, and hope that after this you would agree with my opinion. Abortion is the killing of a child before

    Essay Length: 775 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 14, 2009 By: Kevin
  • Common Argument Against Abortion

    Common Argument Against Abortion

    A common argument against abortion is that a woman who is "old enough to have sex and get pregnant" is old enough to care for a child. I don't know how many of the people who use that argument have taken a course in child development or developmental psychology, but if I had to guess, my guess would be that few, if any, ever have. The average American female begins menstruating at age 13, last

    Essay Length: 375 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 15, 2009 By: Top
  • Abortion


    Abortion The word abortion means the "intentional destruction of a foetus or the inducing of a premature expulsion from the womb to cause death." Abortion is a major issue in the world today. People in many countries have abortions each year even if it is going against their religion. For example last year on the coast of Dublin there was an abortion ship, which is on international water where people can get an abortion if

    Essay Length: 952 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 16, 2009 By: Janna
  • Spellbound ( Fact More Compelling Than Fiction)

    Spellbound ( Fact More Compelling Than Fiction)

    The documentary spellbound is good proof that fact can be more compelling than fiction. The director Jeffrey Blitz has created a fascinating documentary by using many different film techniques and ideas on an unusual but compelling event, the national spelling bee. Spellbound shows that something like a spelling bee can be just as exciting and rewarding as any sport, as the real life journeys of each contestant reals the viewer in. The way that Blitz

    Essay Length: 280 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 16, 2009 By: regina
  • The Correct Response to Abortion

    The Correct Response to Abortion

    Psalm 139 has often been noted as a beautiful expression of the value of human life. Taken as a whole, it is a prayer reflecting on God's intimate knowledge of who we are - a knowledge stretching to the moment we were conceived in the womb and before. The theme of continuity is striking. Notice how the author uses personal pronouns with reference to himself both before and after his birth. Past (v.1), present (vv.2-3),

    Essay Length: 823 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 16, 2009 By: Mike
  • Is Abortion Immoral?

    Is Abortion Immoral?

    Is abortion immoral? Pro-life activists would argue that the taking of a human life is wrong no matter what the circumstances or in which tri-mester it is done. The controversy over abortion has avoided the real issue facing today's woman - her need to grow beyond stereotypes. Whenever an individual or group realizes it has been treated unjustly, the first reaction is anger, but often the anger is first expressed as aggression. People outgrowing

    Essay Length: 2,510 Words / 11 Pages
    Submitted: November 17, 2009 By: Jon

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