A photo attached to a story about the proposed CDC circumcision guidelines has been pulled from ABC News websites. The photo includes an activist holding a sign saying, “I did not consent to male genital mutilation.”
FILE - In this July 28, 2011, file photo, anti-circumcision activists Frank McGinness, right, and Jeff Brown rally against circumcision with about 25 protesters outside a San Francisco courthouse. On Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014, U.S. health officials released a draft of the government's long-awaited guidelines on circumcision, which say benefits of the procedure outweigh the risks and health insurers should pay for it. (AP Photo/Noah Berger, File)(Photo: AP)
Experts challenge claims behind proposed federal recommendations on circumcision
CDC Headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia / CDC
Many Rabbis and Cantors are Leading New Covenant Rituals
At this Brit 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.
by admin | May 29, 2014 - 3:49pm
In the latest comic book from MGMbill.org, Foreskin Man confronts a gang of circumcisers doing business in a gritty Manila neighborhood.
Foreskin Man disrupts a circumcision ceremony that is about to take place in Manila, Phillipines / MGMBill.org
A mother tells her son's circumcision story to intactivists protesting the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists on April 29, 2014 at the McCormick Convention Center in Chicago, IL.
by admin | April 28, 2014 - 3:31pm
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We interviewed Professor Kevin Pringle of Wellington, New Zealand for his professional opinion on the latest pro-circumcision article from the Mayo Clinic Proceedings Journal.
Professor Kevin Pringle