Is there a correlation between stance on abortion and stance on infant circumcision?

It seems like the "religious right" is on opposing sides of those issues. When you point out that the owner of the penis should have a say in the matter of circumcision, they scream about how it's a parent's right to alter a child's genitals. When you insist that carrying a baby is your... show more It seems like the "religious right" is on opposing sides of those issues. When you point out that the owner of the penis should have a say in the matter of circumcision, they scream about how it's a parent's right to alter a child's genitals. When you insist that carrying a baby is your choice, they insist that the fetus be given a choice in the matter.

Yes, I realize one procedure stops a beating heart and the other doesn't (although babies certainly die from circumcision), but why do babies only get choices in whether or not they live and not what to do with the appearance of their genitals?

And don't give the HIV nonsense either. There's evidence on BOTH sides and babies don't get many STDs anyway.
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