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Swedish doctors call circumcision and “assault on boys”… like about everything else these days

February 20, 2012
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Swedish doctors call circumcision and “assault on boys”… like about everything else these days

The Swedish Paediatric Society is now calling circumcision an assault on boys.   And, unlike pediatricians in the U.S., the Swedish pediatricians are NOT giving in to the influence of money and religious/political hype. No, this is NOT comparable to decisions about vaccines or non-mutilating things like ear piercing.   It’s a permanent surgical removal of...
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Circumcision of boys for non-medical reasons is a violation of children’s rights says Slovenia’s Human Rights Ombudsman

February 16, 2012
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Circumcision of boys for non-medical reasons is a violation of children’s rights says Slovenia’s Human Rights Ombudsman

Complainant asked the Ombudsman to assess whether circumcision of boys (Circumcision) is the interference with the rights of the child, especially if it is done only for religious reasons and not justified on health grounds. The complainant considered that the interference is harmful to the Slovenian doctors but he do not know all the...
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NCFM Liaison Carl Augustsson challenges Georgia Today article about domestic violence

February 15, 2012
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“Georgia Today”, a weekly English-language newspaper, ran the following front-page headline:  More women acknowledge their rights when oppressed and abused.  The picture on the cover was a woman cowering in the corner (covering the back of her head) and the clinched fist of a man.  While the article has a few positive points, it...
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