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The Cut That Divided Jews and Christians -- and the Mystery of the Missing Circumcision in Artworks

Bernard Starr | Posted 05.03.2014 | Religion
Bernard Starr

Art historians, curators, and critics offer extensive commentary on the minutest details and nuances of artworks but ignore the glaring and obvious falsification of biblical history.

Men Missing Foreskin Fume On Forums

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.09.2013 | Weird News

Ever felt like there was something missing in your life? Probably not as much as these circumcised men. In certain corners of the internet, men ar...

Circumcised NYC Men Seek To Restore Their Foreskins

NARRATIVE.LY | Posted 12.20.2012 | New York

After twenty-seven years on this planet, I learned last week that I am not only a victim of mutilation, but also an amputee; I just hadn’t known it....

Real Men Perform Monologues

George Heymont | Posted 12.13.2012 | Arts
George Heymont

Three of the manly monologues performed at the 2012 San Francisco Fringe Festival focused on masculinity issues that folks like Mitt Romney would much prefer to discuss "in quiet rooms" (if at all).

The C Word

Kate Ryan Williams | Posted 10.30.2012 | Parents
Kate Ryan Williams

There are no lists of "Uncircumcised World Leaders" like there are "World Leaders who are Left-Handed." It's simply not talked about. But I think it should be.

Is Infant Circumcision a Violation of Human Rights?

William M. O'Barr | Posted 10.29.2012 | Parents
William M. O'Barr

In the hubbub surrounding the American Academy of Pediatrics' endorsement of circumcision this week, a single question remains unanswered: Does infant circumcision violate basic human rights?

San Francisco May Vote On Circumcision Ban

Posted 06.15.2011 | Los Angeles

San Francisco residents may vote on a ballot measure next year that would outlaw circumcision. The initiative, which requires 7,000 signatures befo...

Male Circumcision and the HIV/AIDS Myth

Ali A. Rizvi | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ali A. Rizvi

The best way to prevent HIV and other STIs -- whether you're circumcised, uncircumcised, gay, straight, male or female -- is through education and condom use.

Why Men Are Fighting For Their Foreskin

Details | Elisa Ludwig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Like most American men of his generation, Jonathan, 40, was circumcised at birth. In the United States, the practice became widespread between the Wor...