Current Events 17 | The ABORTION Issue - A Complete Guide for English Students

On the 17th episode of Current Events, Al covers one of the most explosive issues of our lifetimes--the issue of ABORTION.A couple of weeks ago, a document from the Supreme Court was leaked to the media. This document was an opinion from Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito indicating that the Court was aiming to overturn the landmark case of Roe vs. Wade. This case, nearly 50 years old, created the Constitutional right for women to legally have abortions nationwide.With this leak, the abortion issue, pro-choice vs. pro-life, has once again sparked national debate. Some believe that this could lead to further civil unrest and perhaps a complete fracturing of the United States as we know it. This is an issue you must learn about as it will likely lead the headlines for the next several months.Here are the key vocabulary: abortionpro-choicepro-lifeliberalconservativeon the lefton the rightwomen's rights"My body, my choice"Roe vs. WadeSupreme Courtjudge/justicePlanned Parenthood vs. Caseyto strike downfull-throatedunflinchingrepudiationegregiouslyto be overruledunconstitutional Article used in this episode:Politico:Supreme Court has voted to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion showsJustice Alito's draft opinionWikipedia:Roe vs. WadePlanned Parenthood vs. Casey Improve Your English Fluency:25 HOT Slang Phrases for 2022!If you have a question or comment, please leave it in the "Comment" section below!On the English 2.0 Podcast, I help you express yourself more naturally and smoothly. We go beyond the words and phrases and talk about how to make your English sound more natural, proper mindset, and success principles.Level up your LearningLevel up your Life Download ALsensei's 25 Hot Slang Phrases (PDF) right now!

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