Heather Ault On Abortion Summary

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One of the most controversial topics in the world that has been debated many years ago to today, is abortion. It is arguable whether or not it should be illegal or legal, but in the 20th and the 21st century, our views on the debated topic have drastically changed from how our society is growing and how the point of view of abortion has altered. The belief of abortion being right and wrong varies on age, gender, or what historian someone reads or listens to. Some historians base their beliefs on others, putting their own research or own belief in it to make it theirs. Heather Ault is an abortion activist, she states her opinion on abortion without putting her on a side of it being right or wrong. Ault has a website called “4000 Years for Choice” where she ends at 1973 with the Roe v. Wade trial and does 4000 years before that, discussing where abortion has been recorded anywhere in the world. She mostly does her timeline based on where the government has been involved in abortion issues. Ault starts her timeline in 3000 BCE where the Royal Archives of China hold the earliest record of abortion, but there is not a definite place where abortion started or began. Abortion has seriously been in the eye view for that long and probably way before that, just where it was not something that either …show more content…

There is a lot of surveys and charts out there that has shown how 13 weeks are the highest times for women to have pregnancies at 92%. Women can have abortions in other ways other than the abortion pill and the dilation and evacuation, also known as dilation and suction method but those are the two most used types of abortion methods. Women at any age can have an abortion, but the most charted age for women to have an abortion is between the ages of 16-18 and mostly in the ages of 20-24, but it does affect women mostly at those

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