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I am a Jewish man, and I think that circumcision should be against the law.

Reader comment on: Anti-Circumcision Group Turns Anti-Semitic

Submitted by Jewish Intactivist (United States), Aug 9, 2011 23:01

I am a Jewish man, and I think that circumcision should be against the law.

...There is a movement of Jews who are questioning circumcision, and working to end this abuse of children. The movement ranges from the Orthodox to the secular, and includes mothers, fathers, scholars, historians, medical professionals, activists, and intellectuals.

Jewish Groups for Genital Integrity

* Jews Against Circumcision http://www.jewsagainstcircumcision.org/

* Brit Shalom Celebrants by Mark D. Reiss, M.D. http://www.circumstitions.com/Jewish-shalom.html

* Questioning Circumcision: A Jewish Perspective by Ron Goldman, Ph.D. http://www.jewishcircumcision.org

* The Current Judaic Movement to End Circumcision: Part 1
http://intactnews.org/node/105/1311886372/jewish-voices-current-judaic-movement-end-circumcision-part-1

The Kindest Un-Cut Feminism, Judaism, and My Son's Foreskin by Professor Michael S. Kimmel
http://www.cirp.org/pages/cultural/kimmel1/

Jewish Intactivist Miriam Pollack has some great commentary on Foreskin Man in this recent interview.
http://www.beyondthebris.com/2011/07/defying-convention-interview-with_27.html

Jews Speak Out in Favor of Banning Circumcision on Minors
http://intactnews.org/node/103/1311885181/jews-speak-out-favor-banning-circumcision-minors ………. . .


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