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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda paper re circumcision published in the Journal of Medical Ethics

April 1, 2014
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda paper re circumcision published in the Journal of Medical Ethics

On March 31, 2014, the Journal of Medical Ethics (JME) published an e-letter by Robert Van Howe, M.D. and Steven Svoboda, entitled, “Non-therapeutic circumcision: The problem of advcocacy-based medicine,” to close an exchange in the JME with notorious circumcision advocate Brian Morris and colleagues. (A final e-letter from Morris and colleagues was also concurrently...
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NCFM PR Director and International Intactivist Steven Svoboda’s work critiqued in Journal of Medical Ethics

February 1, 2014
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NCFM PR Director and International Intactivist Steven Svoboda’s work critiqued in Journal of Medical Ethics

NCFM NOTE: A momentous debate regarding circumcision took place on January 28, 2014 at the Council of Europe in Strasbourg, France. Video of the entire 100-minute debate is available here and is also embedded on the ARC website (www.arclaw.org): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pUaiXB5xtas ___________________________ Ronald Goldman of the Jewish Circumcision Resource Center and filmmaker Victor Schonfeld were among the...
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NCFM SF members work with other groups to support the documentary Divorce Corp!

January 20, 2014
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NCFM SF members work with other groups to support the documentary Divorce Corp!

The National Parents Organization (NPO) took the lead in co-organizing with the National Coalition for Men (NCFM) a gathering to view the release of the thought-provoking new documentary film, “Divorce Corp.” This event took place on January 10, 2014, at the Emery Bay Stadium 10 Theater in Emeryville, California in San Francisco’s Bay Area. ...
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NCFM PR Director and Executive Director for Attorneys for the Rights of the Child announces ARC newsletter for the anti-circumcision movement

January 2, 2014
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NCFM PR Director and Executive Director for Attorneys for the Rights of the Child announces ARC newsletter for the anti-circumcision movement

  We are pleased to announce publication of the 29th issue of the ARC Newsletter, our Fall-Winter 2013 issue. This 44-page issue, produced with the expert collaboration of Newsletter Editor Jonathan Friedman is packed with features including: 1) Eyewitness accounts by ARC Legal Advisor Peter Adler, Aubrey Taylor and I – as well as...
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NCFM PR Director, J. Steven Svoboda, Esq. book review — Gender Inclusive: Essays on violence, men, and feminist international relations

November 6, 2013
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NCFM PR Director, J. Steven Svoboda, Esq. book review — Gender Inclusive: Essays on violence, men, and feminist international relations

Gender Inclusive: Essays on violence, men, and feminist international relations. By Adam Jones. New York: Routledge, 2009. 313 pp. www.routledge.com. No price printed on book but website gives price as $140. Available at Amazon for $47. Routledge has published a book-length collection of his essays on gender and genocide by Gendercide Watch Executive Director...
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NCFM PR Director J. Steven Svoboda published in the National Post: The perils of circumcision

November 2, 2013
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NCFM PR Director J. Steven Svoboda published in the National Post: The perils of circumcision

By J. Steven Svoboda Last month, the National Post published Mark Joseph Stern’s article (“’Intactivists’ against circumcision, Sept. 19) criticizing  anti-circumcision activists, whom Mr. Stern dismissed as “fringe,” “paranoid” and “bizarre.” But individuals committed to safeguarding children from unnecessary surgical interference include leading scientists, pediatricians, public health researchers, bioethicists, medical historians, and human rights...
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda, Esq. letter to National Post and Slate re horrific circumcision article

October 3, 2013
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda, Esq. letter to National Post and Slate re horrific circumcision article

NCFM NOTE: On September 22, Mr. Svoboda sent a letter to Canada’s leading newspaper, the National Post, and to Slate, in response to Mark Joseph Stern’s horrific article, “‘Intactivists’ Against Circumcision.” Below is the text of the letter. The letter sent to Slate is virtually identical. We need to let children reach the age of majority and let them decide...
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda, Esq. highly recommends “The Feminist Crusades”

September 24, 2013
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda, Esq. highly recommends “The Feminist Crusades”

NCFM NOTE: If you are not a believer or don’t know what damage the feminist crusades have caused in creating the Women Industries and Feminist Jurisprudence then one day you may awake in bed with a SWAT Team pointing machine guns at you because you passed gas when leaving a hearing at your local...
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NCFM PR Director J. Steven Svoboda, Esq. review of Forgetting Children Born of War: Setting the Human Rights Agenda in Bosnia and Beyond.

August 20, 2013
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NCFM PR Director J. Steven Svoboda, Esq. review of Forgetting Children Born of War: Setting the Human Rights Agenda in Bosnia and Beyond.

Forgetting Children Born of War: Setting the Human Rights Agenda in Bosnia and Beyond. By R. Charli Carpenter. New York: Columbia University Press, 2010.  273 pages.  www.cup.columbia.edu. No price listed on book but website gives price as $37. Review by J. Steven Svoboda R. Charli Carpenter, assistant professor of political science at the University...
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda recommends reading “Growing Balls: Personal Power for Young Men”

July 11, 2013
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda recommends reading “Growing Balls: Personal Power for Young Men”

Growing Balls: Personal Power for Young Men. By David N. Hafter. Philadelphia: XLibris, 2006. www.growingballs.com. 172 pages. Price varies. California marriage and family therapist has written what is apparently his first book, a life guide for young men between the ages of roughly 15 to 25. It’s a genuine gem. Hafter manages to find...
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda, Esq., “highly recommends” Why Dads Leave: Insights & Resources for When Partners Become Parents

June 1, 2013
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda, Esq., “highly recommends” Why Dads Leave: Insights & Resources for When Partners Become Parents

Why Dads Leave: Insights & Resources for When Partners Become Parents. By Meryn G. Callander; Contributions by Jack W. Travis, M.D. Mullumbimby, New South Wales, Australia: Akasha Publications, 2012. www.whydadsleave.com. US $19.95. 335 pages. Review by J. Steven Svoboda. Australian social worker and wellness expert Meryn Callander has written a truly fascinating and valuable...
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NCFM PR Director, Steven Svoboda, Esq., recommends reading How to Talk to Men: The Geisha & the Gorilla

April 17, 2013
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NCFM PR Director, Steven Svoboda, Esq., recommends reading How to Talk to Men: The Geisha & the Gorilla

How to Talk to Men: The Geisha & the Gorilla. By Mia Sage. Honolulu: Miamar Productions, 2012.  295 pages.  www.miasage.com and www.amazon.com. No price listed on book but available on amazon for $30. Review by J. Steven Svoboda. Mia Sage, a young coach and trainer from Berlin who is currently living in Spain, has...
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NCFM PR Director, Steven Svoboda, Esq., recommends reading Endowed: Regulating the Male Sexed Body.

April 15, 2013
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NCFM PR Director, Steven Svoboda, Esq., recommends reading Endowed: Regulating the Male Sexed Body.

Endowed: Regulating the Male Sexed Body. By Michael Thomson. New York: Taylor & Francis Group, 2008. 194 pp. www.taylorandfrancis.com. No price stated but website gives price as 18.99 British pounds. Keele University Law Professor Michael Thomson has published his first book, and it’s a flawed yet truly thought-provoking examination of various aspects of the...
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda recommends reading “The End of Men—And the Rise of Women”

December 31, 2012
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda recommends reading “The End of Men—And the Rise of Women”

The End of Men—And the Rise of Women. By Hanna Rosin. New York: Riverhead (Penguin) Books, 2012. Riverheadbooks.com.  $27.95.  310 pages. Review by J. Steven Svoboda   Hanna Rosin, a senior editor of The Atlantic, has produced an interesting, potentially groundbreaking book based on a cover article she wrote in 2010 for the magazine...
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda reports on CFC Charity Fair in San Francisco

November 20, 2012
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda reports on CFC Charity Fair in San Francisco

NCFM NOTE: The Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) is an annual process through which eligible and approved nonprofit corporations are authorized to solicit donations from Federal employees. Without approval soliciting Federal employees for donations is illegal. NCFM has an “International” designation allowing it to solicit donations from Federal employees around the world. The actual campaign...
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda, Esq. reviews Terms of Enforcement: Making Men Pay for What They’ve Done

October 14, 2012
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda, Esq. reviews Terms of Enforcement: Making Men Pay for What They’ve Done

NCFM NOTE: It’s as true today as it was in 2002… About the Author: Steven S. Richmond, MSW, MA is a psychotherapist, prize-winning author, and expert on social services delivery systems. His first book, Public Welfare: Notes from Underground, has been required reading for graduate students of social work for more than two decades....
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda, Neonatal Circumcision Violates Children’s Rights, Needlessly Amputating Functional Tissue

September 12, 2012
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda, Neonatal Circumcision Violates Children’s Rights, Needlessly Amputating Functional Tissue

NCFM NOTE:  Mr. Svoboda is one of the world’s leading anti-circumcision experts and advocates. He is a Human Rights Attorney and President of Attorneys for the Rights of Children. You can follow his work more closely at the ARC website. Neonatal Circumcision Violates Children’s Rights, Needlessly Amputating Functional Tissue The long awaited circumcision policy...
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda book review, The Purpose of Boys

August 14, 2012
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda book review, The Purpose of Boys

The Purpose of Boys: Helping Our Sons Find Meaning, Significance, and Direction in Their Lives. By Michael Gurian. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2009. 248 pp. $26.95. Review by J. Steven Svoboda. Why has Michael Gurian, author of over twenty books mostly relating to children and/or gender, devoted a book to boys and purpose? In answer...
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda book review of Steve Moxon’s “The Woman Racket”

June 8, 2012
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda book review of Steve Moxon’s “The Woman Racket”

The Woman Racket: The new science explaining how the sexes relate at work, at play and in society. By Steve Moxon. Charlottesville, Virginia: Imprint Academic, 2008.  $39.90. . 296 pages. Steve Moxon’s book, The Woman Racket, has certainly taken the UK men’s movement, and perhaps even the world’s men’s movement, by storm.  With the...
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NCFM Public Relations Director Steven Svoboda reviews “Violent Partners: A Breakthrough Plan for Ending the Cycle of Abuse”

February 6, 2012
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NCFM Public Relations Director Steven Svoboda reviews “Violent Partners: A Breakthrough Plan for Ending the Cycle of Abuse”

By Steven Svoboda Violent Partners: A Breakthrough Plan for Ending the Cycle of Abuse.  By Linda G. Mills. New York: Basic Books, 2008.  298 pp.  $26.95. With Violent Partners: A Breakthrough Plan for Ending the Cycle of Abuse, New York University Social Work and Law Professor Linda G. Mills has published her fourth book...
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