“I’m in favor of abortion being legal in the case of rape and incest, and the health and life of a mother,” stated by Mitt Romney, a Republican nominee for president. Aside from the few exceptions, Romney defies abortion as being legal. Most Republicans won’t even consider the health of the mother, per say, because the end result of this premature murder is still depriving the life of a human. The fourteenth amendment, which endows citizenship and rights, makes every individual equal and protected under the law. Although the fetus may be minuet in the instance of abortion, it is believed that the fourteenth amendment is being violated. Why shouldn’t that fetus have a right to life, if it was created to be on this earth in the first place? Where is the line drawn that renders the rights of a human in different stages or life, whether it is an embryo or an adult? While abortion is a cantankerous matter, life goes on with scenarios where people make mistakes and adversity occurs. Republicans rather subsidize programs to induce adoption and abstinence, instead of terminating the pregnancy. “The greatest destroyer of peace is abortion because if a mother can kill her own child, what is left for me to kill you and you to kill me? There is nothing in between,” stated by Mother Teresa.
Democrats and President Obama argue that, abortion is completely the woman’s right, the government and politics have no right to infringe on the decision of the mother. Being a father of two daughters, President Barack Obama’s words are, “I have two daughters, if they make a mistake…I don’t want them punished with a baby.” Despite the fact that bearing and