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A CALL TO ACTION: Lobby the CDC to release the numbers on neonatal circumcision

As the United States starts to fall in line with the rest of the world viz neonatal circumcision, many would like to see the trend reversed. The stats delivered at the AIDS 2010 conference in Vienna, purportedly from the CDC, … Continue reading

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END OF 00s: The decade circumcision without consent gained a new lease on life

(I was going to do an end of year round up type thing. But I think we’ve covered the big stories except for the latest non-sense out of the circumcision camp claiming women just love a circumcised penis. The absurdity … Continue reading

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AVAC goes off the rails (and off message)

It is now clear that normally sober public policy organizations are vulnerable to veering into the area of propaganda and thoughtless advocacy usually only seen in the ideologically driven arena of abstinence and “be faithful” schools of HIV/AIDS prevention. One … Continue reading

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