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.”

“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.

Philip Werner Talks Vaginas, Nakedness & Body Image

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The taboos around our bodies, and around the vagina, in particular, allow shame to flourish. Could embracing the vagina eradicate sexual violence?

Law and Ritual Practices: On Circumcision and Ethics

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Nilofar Ansher questions some of the questioning in the circumcision debate

Our Bodies, Our Choices: Circumcision is Not a Joke

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Tom Gualtieri of The Weeklings believes men should advocate for choice when it comes to their bodies.

Why Do We Still Circumcise Boys?

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Whether childhood circumcision is acceptable or not is an ethical question, not a medical one. Chuck Ross asks, why did we ever circumcise boys?

On Libido, part three

Trigger warning for discussion of rape. In my two previous posts on the subject, I talked a little about the ways that gendered societal ideas about libido fuck with people. Men are expected to be constantly-horny fuckbeasts, and women are expected to not want sex all that much, but trade it for things they do […]

On Libido, part two

[Full disclosure: I have published portions of this post elsewhere while researching libidos for a different project.] Having nattered on a bit about cultural conceptions of libido and how it affects men, I wanted to go a little deeper into the deeply broken ideas about women’s libidos that are part of our cultural discourse. One […]