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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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NHPC 2009: Report from a member of Intact America in attendance

Above, David Llewellyn and Georganne Chapin speak with attendees at the 2009 National HIV Prevention Conference in Atlanta,Georgia, held August 23-26, 2009. From David Llewellyn, Esq.: This week I attended the CDC sponsored 2009 National HIV Prevention Conference in Atlanta, … Continue reading

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CDC director Gerberding resigns, AP reports

Dr. Julie Gerberding tendered her resignation Friday at the request of the incoming Barack Obama administration. Dr. Gerberding has overseen a creeping influence of pro circumcision advocates and has suffered other criticism during her tenure under the Bush administration, including, … Continue reading

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Council on Foreign Relations Takes Up Male Circumcision and HIV

It’s not often two areas of great interest to me come together. It happened on May 7, 2007, when the Council on Foreign Relations took up the issue of male circumcision and HIV. The Council presented a program entitled, “Is Male … Continue reading

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