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NCFM Carolina’s President meets with Senator Burr over proposed legislation for handling sexual assault allegations on college campuses

August 13, 2014
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NCFM Carolina’s President meets with Senator Burr over proposed legislation for handling sexual assault allegations on college campuses

NCFM NOTE: Here’s an example of responsible activism in the war against men. The President of our NCFM Carolina’s Chapter has coordinated efforts with like-minded organizations and working with the families of young college students falsely accused of sexual assault. The NCFM Carolina’s website is one of the best sources of related information on...
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Posted in Abused Man, Activism, Activities, Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, Cleary Act, Discrimination, Domestic Violence Industry, Double Standarad, Due Process, Elite, False Accusations, Feminism, Feminist Hypocracy, Feminist Jurisprudence, Feminist Spin, Government Programs for Women, Health Men, Human Rights, Legislation Bad, Men by Men, National Coalition For Men, NCFM, NCFM North Carolinas, Other, Radical, Rape, Rape Allegations, Rape Culture, Sex Discrimination Against Men, Sexism, Sexual Assault, Sexual Assault, Shameful, Supremist, Title IX, VAWA, War Against Men | 1 Comment »

NCFM Advisers Gordon Finley and Dianna Thompson article “Affirmative Constent U” published in Santa Barbara Independent

August 11, 2014
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NCFM Advisers Gordon Finley and Dianna Thompson article “Affirmative Constent U” published in Santa Barbara Independent

Affirmative Consent U By Dianna Thompson and Gordon E. Finley Young Men’s Rights in Peril Monday, August 11, 2014 Rape and sexual assault are very serious crimes, and we applaud efforts to protect both male and female students on California campuses. However, SB 976 introduced by State Senators Kevin de Leon (D-Los Angeles) and Hannah-Beth...
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Posted in Action, Activism, Affirmative consent, Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, CA SB 967, Cleary Act, Dianna Thompson, Double Standarad, Due Process, Elite, False Accusations, Feminism, Feminist Jurisprudence, Feminist Spin, Gordon Finley, Ph.D, Government Programs for Women, Harassment Sexual, Health Men, Human Rights, Legislation Bad, Men by Men, Men's Rights, Rape, Rape Allegations, Schools Colleges and Universities, Sexism, Sexual Assault, Sexual Assault, Shameful, Supremist, Title IX, Universities, VAWA, Victim Mentality, War Against Men | 3 Comments »

NCFM sends open letter to Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation opposing their circumcision efforts in sub-Saharan Africa

July 17, 2014
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NCFM sends open letter to Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation opposing their circumcision efforts in sub-Saharan Africa

Regardless of your beliefs about circumcision you should go to this link “botched circumcisions horror stories or for a quicker awakening see the picture galleries at “botched circumcisions.” Then, come back here and read the letter we sent: 141617-Cover-letter-AND-the-open-letter-to-the-Gates-Foundation While there is disagreement as to whether circumcising all boys and men in sub-Saharan Africa,...
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Posted in Action, Activism, Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, Circumcision, Harry Crouch, Health Men, Human Rights, Men by Men, Steven Svoboda, Esq. | 3 Comments »

NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda reviews “The Emotionally Unavailable MAN”

June 20, 2014
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda reviews “The Emotionally Unavailable MAN”

The Emotionally Unavailable Man: A Blueprint for Healing. By Patti Henry. Highland City, Florida: Rainbow Books, Incorporated. 2004.  177 pp. (men’s book) + 83 pp. (women’s book).www.allbookstores.com. $16.95. Also available from same publisher as set of 9 unabridged CD’s for $24.95. Available on Amazon Kindle $7.95. Psychotherapist Patti Henry has finally written her first...
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Posted in Activism, Book Reviews, Health Men, Steven Svoboda, Esq. | 1 Comment »

NCFM Board Member Ray Blumhorst and “when males cry out for help, nobody in America gives a damn”

June 13, 2014
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NCFM Board Member Ray Blumhorst and “when males cry out for help, nobody in America gives a damn”

The Isla Vista shooting/stabbing/car assault(s) is already old news, given that there’s already been one, or two, other shootings in the news – the last one yesterday in Oregon, I believe.  Once again, a male acts out violently. Where are the Offices of Men’s Health and male support networks? Where are men like those...
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Posted in Activism, Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, Health Boys, Health Men, Men by Men, Ray Blumhorst, Sex Discrimination Against Men, Sexism | No Comments »

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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Posted in Abused Man, Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, Children's' Rights, Circumcision, Genital Mutilation, Health Boys, Health Men, Men by Men, Steven Svoboda, Esq. | 1 Comment »

NCFM KENYA LIAISON REPORTS THAT SIAYA COUNTY DODGED A MANDATORY CIRCUMCISION LAW FOR NEWBORNS AND ADULT MALES

February 18, 2014
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NCFM KENYA LIAISON REPORTS THAT SIAYA COUNTY DODGED A MANDATORY CIRCUMCISION LAW FOR NEWBORNS AND ADULT MALES

On Sunday, 16 Feb 2014 Kenedy Owino, NCFM’s Liaison in Kenya, reported a victory for Intactivists in Africa. Click on the picture to go to Intact Kenya’s Facebook page for more information. Mr. Owino and others have been fighting for males to keep their foreskins at the same time the United States and the Bill and...
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Posted in Africa, Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, Circumcision, Health Men, Men by Men | No Comments »

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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This is what happens when state family law workgroups and commissions end up with members dependent upon government for their boat payments…

October 10, 2013
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This is what happens when state family law workgroups and commissions end up with members dependent upon government for their boat payments…

NCFM NOTE:  The Fatherhood Coalition of Massachusetts was largely responsible for Governor Patrick convening a work-group to review state family law. The letter below makes one wonder if the good Governor appointed people to the work-group who he knew or should have known would sabotage its intent and protect the interests of stakeholders who...
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Posted in Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, Domestic Violence Industry, Father's Rights, Fathers, Health Men | No Comments »

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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Posted in Action, Activism, Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, Circumcision, Health Boys, Health Men, Steven Svoboda, Esq. | 2 Comments »

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 Advisor Francis Baumli, Ph.D. — HOBOS, BUMS, BAG LADIES, STREET PEOPLE: NOW WHAT THE HOMELESS NEED IS MORE ACCURATE TERMINOLOGY

May 28, 2013
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NCFM Advisor Francis Baumli, Ph.D. — HOBOS, BUMS, BAG LADIES, STREET PEOPLE:  NOW WHAT THE HOMELESS NEED IS MORE ACCURATE TERMINOLOGY

HOBOS, BUMS, BAG LADIES, STREET PEOPLE: NOW WHAT THE HOMELESS NEED IS MORE ACCURATE TERMINOLOGY by Francis Baumli, Ph.D.  Warren Farrell’s The Myth of Male Power (1993) is, in my opinion, his best book. But I have always been skeptical about, and disappointed by, its little section which deals with homeless men.1 I thought...
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Posted in Action, Activities, Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, Double Standarad, Francis Baumli, Health Men, Homeless, Men | 4 Comments »

NPR – The Unsafe Sex: Should The World Invest More In Men’s Health?

May 21, 2013
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NPR –  The Unsafe Sex: Should The World Invest More In Men’s Health?

NCFM NOTE: Notice below the comments and inferences about the recent awakening about issues in women’s health versus men’s health. Thirty or so years ago Professor Christina Hoff Sommers showed how radical feminists adroitly turn lies into dollars. First you do a study to confirm the lie, then declare a crisis, and then work...
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Posted in Against Males, Against Men, Health Men, Health Women | 2 Comments »

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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Posted in Action, Activities, Circumcision, Contraception, Health Men, Steven Svoboda, Esq. | No Comments »

Stop Exploiting Africans — Circumcision Does Not Stop AIDS

April 7, 2013
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Stop Exploiting Africans — Circumcision Does Not Stop AIDS

Stop Exploiting Africans — Circumcision Does Not Stop AIDS by JerryTheOther The ushers at the Brooklyn Academy of Music were as stunned as Bill and Chelsea Clinton – patrons usually don’t stand mid-performance and shout slogans at the stage – so no one should blame them for not restoring order. That night, March 4th,...
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Posted in Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, Circumcision, Genital Mutilation, Health Girls, Health Men, Legislation Bad | 6 Comments »

NCFM VP Marc Angelucci, Esq. reports that a new study confirms the importance of the foreskin

February 9, 2013
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NCFM VP Marc Angelucci, Esq. reports that a new study confirms the importance of the foreskin

This brand new Belgian study confirms what the study in Denmark found: “This study confirms the importance of the foreskin for penile sensitivity, overall sexual satisfaction, and penile functioning. Furthermore, this study shows that a higher percentage of circumcised men experience discomfort or pain and unusual sensations as compared with the uncircumcised population. Before circumcision...
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Women’s Duty To Men

December 31, 2012
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Women’s Duty To Men

Women’s Duty To Men by JOE ZAMBONI on DECEMBER 28, 2012 The duties that American men have to American women are many, and consistently enforced by a variety of heavy-handed mechanisms such as mandatory jail-time, court-imposed fines, the yanking of your driver’s license, and separation from your children. As if that wasn’t enough to force you to...
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Posted in Fathers, Health Men, Marriage, Masculinity, Other | 4 Comments »

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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Posted in Activities, Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, Circumcision, Health Men, Steven Svoboda, Esq. | 3 Comments »

NCFM gets an honorable mention re Knights of the 21st Century and better days

September 4, 2012
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NCFM gets an honorable mention re Knights of the 21st Century and better days

Knights of 21st Century in Lebanon aims for better days By ANDREA GILLHOOLLEYLebanon Daily News Updated:   09/04/2012 09:07:53 AM EDT   The Lebanon Knights of the 21st Century lead team prepares for the third year of the program, which starts Sept. 11 above Legends Café, 9 S. Ninth St., Lebanon. Shown are, from...
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NCFM VP Marc Angelucci op-ed in LA Times re circumcision

August 24, 2012
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NCFM VP Marc Angelucci op-ed in LA Times re circumcision

latimes.com Letters: Circumcision and STDs August 24, 2012 Re “Circumcision‘s decline could be costly,” Aug. 21 How does it make sense to remove a healthy erotogenic organ from a baby boy to avoid the possibility of contracting sexually transmitted diseases in the future? By that reasoning, why not remove one testicle from every boy...
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See NCFM Wayback

waybackmachineOver the years millions of people worldwide have visited a National Coalition For Men website. Also over the years the site has changed dramatically, been taken down, moved, and otherwise uprooted. In those processes much information was lost, not recovered, and does not appear on this site. However you can see earlier versions and many of the extraordinary accomplishments of NCFM back to 1996 by using the WayBackMachine. In the search box type www.ncfm.org

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Great Resources for Abused Men

 
  • Dometic Abuse Hotline for Men and Women, based in Maine, offers 24-hour hotline: 1-888-7HELPLINE (1-888-743-5754) and may be offering shelter services.
  • Valley Oasis in Lancater, CA has offers shelter and other services for men and their children. 24-hour Hotline: (661) 945-6736.
  • Family of Men Support Society, Calgary, Canada, shelter and support services.
  • Male Survivor, Overcoming Sexual Victimization of Boys and Men
  • probono.net, provides resources for pro bono and legal services attorneys and others working to assist low income or disadvantaged clients.
  • LawHelp.org, helps low and moderate income people find free legal aid programs in their communities, answers to questions about their legal rights, and find forms to help with their legal problems.
  • Shared Parenting Works has parenting plans and other resources.
  • Walk a Mile in HIS Shoes resources for abused men in Canada.
  • One in Three Campaign resoures for abused men in Australia.
  • Stop Abuse for Everyone, one of the most comprehensive and oldest sites dedicated to victims of domestic violence. The site was recently upgraded with the assistance of NCFM. The site includes an interactive map of north America for helping to find shelter services that might or do help abused men.

More great resources for men and those who care about men. Ask your elected officials if they do.

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