Video Analysis: The Last Abortion Clinic

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The Last Abortion Clinic Americans are still struggling with this intense issue regarding abortion. In The Last Abortion Clinic, FRONTLINE explores the efforts by pro-life advocates to help pass state legislation restricting access to abortion. The video examines the successes of the pro-life movement and touches upon the age-old balance between state and federal authority over Americans' lives. Some major issues that fall within the federal protection vs. those granted to the states by the 10th Amendment, also called the reserved powers amendment because it aims to reserve powers to the states (page 60). The pro-life movement has dramatically changed the landscape of abortion politics. In Mississippi alone, they helped pass 10 laws regulating abortion. And in the last two years, the state has…show more content…
In my conclusion I don’t really know where I stand on this issue, I feel the mother has the right to make her own decision but at the same time at what time are you granted your rights, at birth or conception? And what about privacy rights? For example, Justice Harry Blackmun’s opinion in Roe v. Wade case was based on a constitutional right to privacy that is not found in the words of the constitution. The Roe v. Wade case was Roe (P), a pregnant single woman, brought a class action suit challenging the constitutionality of the Texas abortion laws. These laws made it a crime to obtain or

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