Confronting the FGM and Male Circumcision Double Standard

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Brian D. Earp is strongly against FGM, but he doesn’t think the campaign to end genital mutilation should end with females.

Circumcised at 99

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David Karpel, an Orthodox Chassidic Jew, on what circumcision means in his religion and family.

Please Respect Our Circum-Decision

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Renee Lute is asking for one thing in regards to the circumcision debate: Respect her and her husbands choice as parents.

An Open Letter to the Author of ‘How Circumcision Broke the Internet’

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Brian Earp believes circumcision is worth talking about. And he would like Mr. Stern and the editors of Slate to know why.

There Is No Superglue for Circumcision: An Interview With Aubrey Hardwick

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Aubrey Hardwick decided she “needed a damn good reason to throw a piece of her babies in the garbage.” Savas Abadsidis discusses the dilemma of unnecessary circumcision of boys with he

The Reluctant Intactivist

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Kenny Neal Shults wants to take “An un-serious look at a the serious subject of why we circumcise our kids with two short comic films that poke fun at American secular circumcision.”

Five Out of 100 Baby Boys Will Have Serious Complications From Circumcision – How Many Males Do YOU Know?

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Tom Gualtieri says, “the odds being 5 in every 100 are not the kind of odds I would to take a bet on should I have a son.”

Kenny Shults on HIV Activism, Why He’s Anti-Circ, and Being Attracted to Straight Guys

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Comedian Kenny Shults gets historical, emotional, and, of course, funny—about some very difficult and controversial topics.

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Circumcision Initiative For Swaziland Fails

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Why aren’t Swazi men jumping at the chance to have their foreskins cut off?

Circumcision: Our Bodies, Our Choices Part 2, Men and Their Members

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Tom Gualtieri voices his opinions on male circumcision in part two of his series, Our Bodies, Our Choices.

“The priority for cosmetically altering genitals goes person who owns the genitals > everybody else.”

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Will you have your infant boy circumcised? If not, do you think people should be able to retain the right for religious rituals, or should the practice be banned all together? What if male circumcision took place late in life instead of at infancy?

The Intact-ivists

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A diverse group of men who are opposed to circumcision share a common, if unorthodox, mission—to restore their foreskins.

Manchester Baby Boy Bleeds To Death After Circumcision

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Why do we continue to circumcise children?

The Circumcised Poet and Other Tales

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No matter what has been cut away, what remains is whole.

Choosing Not to Circumcise

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An activist, psychotherapist, and mother on the rationale behind her decision.

Body Modification: 9/29

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An exploration of circumcision, tattoos, and other permanent, deliberate modifications of the male form.