Common argument #1: a fetus is a human being, and human beings have the right to life, so abortion is murder your response: i'm probably not going that sounds suspiciously like you're dictating what a woman's role and purpose is, and a lot less like you're making an argument about the life of a child. Another argument holds that the first trimester abortions may have absolutely no moral implications whatsoever however, millions of people hold that abortion at any stage is nothing but cold-blooded murdersince life begins at conception, abortion is akin to murder as it is the act of taking human life. Abortion and murder of an adult are alike in that both involve the intentional killing of an innocent person but there are important differences between an abortion and a typical case of murder the first difference has to do with culpability in terms of knowledge and in terms of voluntariness.
There are various reasons people oppose abortion, including ethical, moral and scientific but the primary basis seems to come from a religious conviction, presumptively based on the irony is that the bible does not support their position that a fetus is a full human life and that abortion is murder. Anti-abortion argument #2: if a zygote/embryo/fetus is a person, abortion should not be permissible, as it is the active (not passive) taking of a human life given that abortion is murder, it should be made illegal under all circumstances note that that this is not a question of whether a.
Question: is abortion murder answer: the subject of abortion is perhaps one of the most highly charged issues of our day finding an honest answer to the question is abortion murder takes courage for those who have performed abortions or have had abortions themselves. So i've finally decided to do the first episode of my bad argument series, and boy did i pick a hell of a topic to start with i got sick of listening to. Abortion is basically killing a innocent babe that is alive in it's mothers womb people try to say that the baby isn't alive and it's totally unaware so can kill the baby then without it being murder, since by the pro-death argument such physical connection means the baby is just a piece of the mother. Abortions are now easier, less dangerous, and simpler than they once were, yet there are still arguments both for and against one's choice of in an attempt to suppress the idea that abortion is unnecessary because one can always place a child up for adoption, pro-choice activists say that.
Abortion is a difficult subject for many the conservative belief is that a fetus is a child, a life, and abortion is murdering them the liberal belief is that it's nothing more than a bunch of cells, which won't be missed. But they do not get to pretend that women who have had abortions are murderers who should be hanged abortion is not murder one has a strong sense that people who invoke that argument have never seen a movie about what happens when humans encounter life in outer space.
If you truly think that abortion murders a defenseless child, it follows that you'd support criminal penalties of some kind—perhaps even the death some go beyond this abortion is a genocide, a hate crime, a second holocaust the argument put forward by ross et al require us to think that. Is abortion murder despite or perhaps because of the supreme court ruling, abortion continues to be a hotly debated issue today a hypothetical argument let's imagine a scenario in which two men go deer hunting one man mistakes his friend for a deer, shoots him, and accidentally kills him. If abortion is murder, isn't that at the very least being an accomplice to murder if you stop short of that, it sort of undermines your entire argument that but williamson's argument was an outgrowth — however provocatively worded — of something that as much as half the country has come to believe.
Hit & run blog 'abortion is murder' isn't a winning argument for pro-life conservatives it is both philosophically and strategically wrong however, now they might be tempted to whip up flailing support by doubling down on their argument that abortion is murder and women who opt to have. Abortion is not murder those who are against it show us why by perry neel thirty-five years since the roe vs wade decision perhaps because in their heart of hearts, most antiabortion people do not believe their assertion that abortion is murder this i can reveal by insisting that talk is cheap. Outlawing abortion would just be pushing your beliefs on other people, can't you just not get one but for the sake of this argument i will not argue any further what we grew up being taught that murder is not good before abortion was not a norm but now it begins to be accepted and part of the norm.
A simple 3-step argument that anyone can understand, showing that abortion is morally identical to murder many people think abortion is a reproductive right, or at least merely a women's health issue but it's simple to prove that abortion is morally the same thing as murder (and murder is. It was sexual immorality that eventually led to the origination of abortion through the occult genesis 6 says that the earth was filled with violence, all and in those days the women shall become pregnant and abort their babies and cast them out from their midst yea, they shall abandon their children (that. The argument of abortion being murder is broad in three definitions of murder human life and a human person many arguments come from these definitions, but if everyone looked at them carefully we can all conclude that abortion is murder there were some cases when the rape.
The arguments that abortion is murder because life begins at conception bears no ground for an embryo, prior to what pro-life activists believe, is not yet a on one argument, the embryo, having a completely unique genetic component may be considered a person which equates abortion to murder. The argument debates that if the government can force a woman to continue an unwanted pregnancy, can they also force her to use contraception or undergo a hysterectomy however, pro-life activists argue that life begins at conception, meaning abortion is murder as it is the act of taking human life. Victoria woodhull, first woman to run for us president, member of the equal rights party, in woodhull's and claffin's weekly (december 2, 1871) - whoever has read the weekly knows i hold abortion (except to save the life of the mother) to be just as much murder as the killing of a person. Without the abortion = murder supposition, the argument that abortion is clearly worse than forcing pregnant women to carry to term is substantially the common method of equating abortion and murder is known as personhood essentially, a fetus is a person just like a child or an adult.