BRIAN EARP: Circumcision – a sexual harm?

“Gender, Genital Alteration, and Beliefs About Bodily Harm” — Lecture by Brian D. Earp delivered at the 23rd Congress of the World Association for Sexual Health, Prague, May 29th, 2017. A critique of the American Academy of Pediatrics’ 2012 policy on circumcision, showing that their assessment of benefit and risk was unsound.

For a formal paper discussing some of these ideas, see: “Cultural Bias in American Medicine: The Case of Infant Male Circumcision” in the Journal of Pediatric Ethics.

About David Wilton

fronterizo, public defender, intactivist, gay
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