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CLIP 5929

Is abortion ever necessary?

Is abortion ever necessary?

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Key Info
  • Is abortion ever necessary?
  • Duration: 01:28
  • A group of young people in an informal discussion with a clergyman. Is abortion ever justified?
  • Subject:

    Religious Education


    Matters of Life and Death

  • Keywords: abortion, termination
Ideas for use in class
  • Ask students to list the points made in the clip on small cards. Ask them to classify these as 'agree', 'disagree' and 'not sure'. Use two blank cards to write their own personal viewpoints. Explain their choices and points to each other and work out if there is a class view.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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