Did intactivists catch doctors with the smoking gun?
Published September 21, 2019 Updated October 1, 2021 Medical professionals belong to the most highly respected professions in America,  Parents trust physicians to provide accurate, unbiased, sober, and scientifically valid information and advice. "Doctors are about as respected as any occupation can possibly be. If you consider monetary compensation an indicator of value, they're right at the top, and the talent and effort required to become a doctor is awe-inspiring. The
Filmmaker accuses opponents of lying - lies himself
September 17, 2019 Yesterday the producer of the anti-circumcision movie American Circumcision published a blog post titled, " The Three Layers of Circumcision Lies". To make his point, Brendon Marotta cited what he called a "common pro-circumcision argument": "Circumcision prevents HIV." That is a lie. Literally no medical organization or pro circumcision group claims that circumcision prevents the transmission of HIV.  Studies have shown that circumcision reduces the ris
A message to regret moms
September 14, 2019 To every self-described regret mom whose son had a routine circumcision with no major complications: You've done nothing wrong. You've committed no sin. Your son is fine. He wasn't harmed. He isn't physically, psychologically, or sexually damaged. If he endured some pain at the time, he's in no pain now. He won't grow up to hate you. Stop worrying that he will be sexually crippled - he won't. YOUR SON IS FINE. The only person suffering from your regret – is
Intactivists don't do anything about FGM. Or do they?
September 1, 2019 This past weekend a follower and frequent visitor to the Circumcision Choice Facebook page objected to our accusation that intactivists don't do anything about female genital mutilation (FGM). While intactivists claim to care about FGM as much as circumcision, we have observed that they just hijack the FGM issue in an attempt get their circumcision obsession on an equal footing. The intactivist movement talks the talk, but they don't walk the walk. Having he