Event Dates: December 5, 2013 - 11:00am - 2:00pm
Jewish activist in the NYC Pride parade, June 30, 2013 © NYC Intactivists
Rabbinical court fines Israeli mother US$140 a day until her son is circumcised
NYC Demonstration will coincide with a simultaneous demonstration in Tel Aviv
Shawn Stark tells the story of his son's Brit Shalom ceremony, a baby welcoming ceremony without circumcision.
Rabbi David Mivasair blesses a Jewish boy as part of his Brit Shalom, on his 8th day after his birth. Instead of a circumcision, his family choose a Brit Shalom, a symbolic Jewish covenant naming and welcoming.
A new study by urologists shows no link between circumcision and sexually-transmitted infections
Condoms: the most effective tool in the fight against sexually-transmitted infections.
Event Dates: September 27, 2013 - 5:00pm - September 28, 2013 - 9:00pm
Event Dates: November 16, 2013 - 11:45am - 2:00pm
Dothan NOCIRC will be distributing information at the upcoming Miles for Midwives "Healthy Family Fun Day" in Dothan, Alabama on Nov. 16 at Walton Park. We will be handing out NOCIRC pamphlets and other materials as well as answering questions and addressing concerns. Our booth will be located inside the gymnasium. We hope anyone in the southeastern area of the state will come out and show support for intactivism and midwifery.
New international medical diagnosis codes open the door for circumcision fraud and abuse
The World Health Organization released its new International Classification of Diseases codes, which may lead to an uptick in routine infant circumcisions when they go into effect.
A 'Bloodless Bris' is Becoming Popular Among American Jews
At this Bris Shalom, the parents washed their son's feet (Brit Rechitzah) as a symbolic sign of Jewish covenant and welcoming, rather than circumcising him. Other aspects of the service involved honoring of the parents and grandparents and giving the son his Hebrew name.
Intactivist Media Initiative Comes to the Holy Land
Eran Sadeh holds up a photo of a Jewish circumcisionat a human rights panel in Germany addressing circumcision as a human rights violation.
Personal, cultural, financial, and professional conflicts lead to flawed circumcision report
Lack of Open Debate Results in Flawed Policy