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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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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 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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Posted in Activities, Boys, Health Boys, Steven Svoboda, Esq. | 1 Comment »

Landmark decision from German high court outlaws male circumcision

June 26, 2012
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Landmark decision from German high court outlaws male circumcision

A German court just ruled that infant male circumcision is ILLEGAL and can subject the perpetrator to prosecution for ASSAULT (just like for infant female circumcision)! This is a HUGE victory for the anti-circumcision movement and children’s rights. Male circumcision removes the foreskin of the penis. The foreskin contains most of the high sensory...
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Posted in Action, Cases, Children's' Rights, Circumcision, Genital Mutilation, Health Boys, Health Children, Health Men, International, Marc Angelucci, Esq. | 2 Comments »

National Coalition For Men VP Marc Angelucci on panel at San Francisco Earth Day event

April 23, 2012
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National Coalition For Men VP Marc Angelucci on panel at San Francisco Earth Day event

Today I spoke on the panel at the Earth Day Festival in San Francisco on behalf of NCFM.  The subject was, “What is Green”?  There were about 6 panelists.  The festival itself was packed but there were numerous events going on at the same time.  Most people were walking around looking at vendors.  But...
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Posted in Action, Health Boys, Health Men, Marc Angelucci, Esq., Progress | 4 Comments »

Caring Romantic American Boys are saying “NO” so they don’t get screwed after having sex

April 14, 2012
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Caring Romantic American Boys are saying “NO” so they don’t get screwed after having sex

By JAMES TARANTO An odd recent New York Times op-ed by sociologist Amy Schalet touts the rise of, as the headline puts it, “Caring, Romantic American Boys.” Schalet, who studied American high school sophomores (along with Dutch ones) for a forthcoming book, reports that “boys behaving more ‘like girls’ in terms of when...
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Posted in Health Boys, Health Girls, Masculinity, Progress, Rape, Reproductive Rights Men, Reproductive Rights Women, Sexism | 5 Comments »

NCFM VP Marc Angelucci now ARC Gender Equity Strategist

December 6, 2011
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NCFM VP Marc Angelucci now ARC Gender Equity Strategist

Attorneys’ for the Rights of a Child announce that NCFM Vice President Marc Angelucci has joined forces with ARC as Gender Equity Strategist. Marc has done awesome work litigating on behalf of gender equity.  He has also been extremely active as an intactivist in recent years, publishing a number of letters and opinion pieces,...
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NCFM Book Review, “Why Boys Fail: Saving Our Sons from an Educational System…””

October 25, 2011
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NCFM Book Review, “Why Boys Fail: Saving Our Sons from an Educational System…””

Why Boys Fail: Saving Our Sons from an Educational System that’s Leaving Them Behind. By Richard Whitmire. New York: AMACOM, 2010. 238 pp. $24.95. www.amacombooks.org. Review by J. Steven Svoboda NCFM Public Relations Director Journalist Richard Whitmire has written and the American Management Association’s publishing wing AMACOM has published a nuts-and-bolts book about boys’...
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Posted in Action, Against Boys, Education, Steven Svoboda, Esq. | 2 Comments »

Media focus on rapes and other female miseries while ignoring male executions, worked-to-death laborers, tortured prisoners, and nine-year-old boy soldiers trained to kill and be killed.

October 24, 2011
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Media focus on rapes and other female miseries while ignoring male executions, worked-to-death laborers, tortured prisoners, and nine-year-old boy soldiers trained to kill and be killed.

The Global Victim by Tim Goldich President, NCFM Chicago Chapter An excerpt from Tim’s new book  Loving Men Respecting Women Rape of Man It is overwhelming enough to try and grasp gender reality here in our own culture without presuming to understand gender reality within foreign cultures that are alien to us. Convincing the...
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Posted in Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, Conscription, Forced Labor, Government Programs for Women, International, Military, Myths, Sexism, Shameful, Tim Goldich, Victim Rights | 23 Comments »

NCFM in the news – “Domestic violence not just a woman’s issue”

August 12, 2011
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NCFM in the news – “Domestic violence not just a woman’s issue”

By Greg Scharf I cringed when I saw that Harry Crouch and the National Committee for Men had complained to the Del Mar Racetrack over “Ladies Day.” Harry and I have exchanged emails over the years; he’s liked my columns on domestic violence and other related issues. He put me on the NCFM mailing...
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Posted in Action, Against Males, Against Men, National, San Diego | 4 Comments »

Letter from NCFM “old timer” to new NCFM member regarding men’s rights activism

August 1, 2011
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Letter from NCFM “old timer” to new NCFM member regarding men’s rights activism

The following letter resulted from an inquiry from a new NCFM member (by the way, if you have not joined NCFM you may as well do it now, just click on the join NCFM button to the right and help us help you make the world a better place for all of us…): NCFM...
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Posted in Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, Child Abuse, Child Custody, Child Support, Children's' Rights, Circumcision, Conscription, Criminal Sentencing, Domestic Abuse/Violence, Domestic Violence, Dowry Laws, Education, Genital Mutilation, Health Boys, Health Men, Immigration law, Los Angeles, Paternity Fraud, Paternity Wrongful, Pay Gap, Rape Allegations, Ray Blumhorst, Reproductive Rights Men, Selective Service, Sexism, Sexual Assault, Suicide, Title IV, Title IX, Victim Rights | No Comments »

NCFM Members Helping Our Troops

August 1, 2011
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NCFM Members Helping Our Troops

Amongst other activities, the nonprofit organization Honoring Our Troops packs care packages for our troops. Three NCFM members are directly involved with Honoring Our Troops, two of who are key to the organizations success (Rich and Allan). The other is me. They let me help with things not to complicated. Honoring Our Troops staff...
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Posted in Action, Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, Conscription, Forced Labor, Military, Selective Service, Shameful | 1 Comment »

NCFM Canadian Liaison Earl Silverman, “Female violence society’s “dirty little secret,” especially in Alberta”

August 1, 2011
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NCFM Canadian Liaison Earl Silverman, “Female violence society’s “dirty little secret,” especially in Alberta”

        By Christopher Walsh, reporter Calgary Beacon, July  29, 2011 Twenty years ago, a man named Earl was sitting alone in a mobile home, the oven door open, two propane tanks set on either side, when the phone rang. He wasn’t expecting the call, it just sort of came out of...
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Posted in Action, Against Boys, Against Males, Against Men, Domestic Abuse/Violence, Government Programs for Women, NCFM in the news, Victim Rights | 1 Comment »

NCFM Chicago Chapter President and author says “It all balances out” — Value vs. Validity

July 28, 2011
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NCFM Chicago Chapter President and author says “It all balances out” — Value vs. Validity

My book—Loving Men, Respecting Women: The Future of Gender Politics—is all about convincing the reader that It All Balances Out—which is to say, in the benefits enjoyed and in the liabilities suffered, in the power and in the victimization, in the freedoms and in the constraints, it all balances out between Man and Woman....
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Posted in Against Males, Chicago, Health Men, Health Women, Mens' Organizations, Victim Rights | 4 Comments »

NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda interviewed on Parenting Unplugged

June 4, 2011
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NCFM PR Director Steven Svoboda interviewed on Parenting Unplugged

Fighting for the rights of children and their Dads J. Steven Svoboda, the E.D. of Attorneys for the Rights of the Child and PR Director for National Coalition for Men spent 30 minutes with Todd and Laura talking about discrimination toward men. Times have changed. No longer do all men bring home the bacon...
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Posted in Circumcision, Health Men, Health Women, Progress, Radical | 1 Comment »

It’s Time to Connect the Dots, Bullying, Family Violence, Solutions

April 25, 2011
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It’s Time to Connect the Dots, Bullying, Family Violence, Solutions

  By Richart Davis On Friday April 22, 2001 I read the Boston Globe article, 1 in 4 report bullying at Mass. Schools. That article notes: The report found that students who said they had been involved in bullying, as both a perpetrator and a victim, were five times more likely to report they...
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NCFM President Harry Crouch at Good Friday and Domestic Violence Event

April 23, 2011
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NCFM President Harry Crouch at Good Friday and Domestic Violence Event

Last week I was invited by Kent Peters, Catholic Diocese Office for Social Services Director, to talk about domestic violence at the event Twentieth Annual Walk with the Suffering Good Friday Stations of the Cross, April 22, 2011, sponsored by the Ecumenical Council of San Diego County. Kent and I have known each other...
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Criminal Sentencing

April 15, 2011
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Criminal Sentencing

Research has repeatedly shown that men get higher criminal sentences than women even when all other factors are accounted for. See also, Seattle Times, “State courts unfair to men, minorities, UW study suggests,” This confirms prior data showing men receive higher sentences than women for the same crime even when age, race, priors, family situation, and other factors are accounted...
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Fathers

April 15, 2011
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Fathers

Fathers have historically been denied equal parenting rights with mothers.  The 19th Century “tender years” doctrine, which explicitly gave mothers custody over children ages 13 and younger, was later replaced with the “best interests of the child” doctrine, but the gender bias persisted.  As late as 1971, the Minnesota State Bar Association’s handbook advised lawyers and judges that “except in very...
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Feminist Kabuki Theater?

April 8, 2011
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Feminist Kabuki Theater?

What About Men’s Health? I don’t know any other way to profile the subject matter of the linked news story at bottom, than as the sexist farce, neglecting men, that it is. 1. Given: according to the CDC, of the 12 leading causes of death in America: men lead in 12 categories, are tied...
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NCFM Liaison Attends 18th Annual Genital Integrity Awareness Rally — Say No to Circumcision!

April 4, 2011
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NCFM Liaison Attends 18th Annual Genital Integrity Awareness Rally — Say No to Circumcision!

By Carl Augustsson, NCFM Liaison Democratic Republic of Georgia This past Saturday, April 2nd, 2011, I attended the 18th Annual Genital Integrity Awareness Rally in Washington DC. April 2nd was actually the culmination of a half-week of activities which began on the previous Wednesday, the 30th of March. The reason this date was chosen...
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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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Bookmark this site if you are a college student or parent who cares about the children regardless of their age…

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This explains why our politicians do stupid things about domestic violence

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Interview with Erin Pizzey, the women who started the domestic violence shelter movement

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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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