I followed an interesting discussion on tv the oher day about religious circumsition in Germany .
Among others , they interviewed a turkish guy , who was circumsized as a young boy , and who says he is still traumatized to this day about what he says , was the worst experience in his life !
But what stood out for me the most was one sentence
" in our modern society we cannot even slap a child in the face without facing prosecution , but yet every year little boys are being mutilated and nobody even loses one thought about it ! "
Just some food for thought !
after 3 cs Happily single Mom
Very true. The cultural conditioning about circumcision is so influential that people are so brainwashed into not seeing the harm that is done.
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SAHMlovin' fan to DD 10/00 & DS 10/04 If your ds is intact, keep him safe, visit the Case Against Circ forumCirc, a personal choice, Your sons11/986/99anti-tobaccoThyroid cancer survivor. With & & (Boxer) wishing 4 &
But only in America. And that's the rub. The average American does not travel and cannot accept that men are whole in other parts of the world. So sad.
Isn't it remarkable that some parents will protest to their last breath that it is their right, their RIGHT, to cut the genitals of their son and no one had better stand in the way of them exercising those rights.
Interesting what happens though when it's not a boy. Then it's child abuse:
Mother to DD#1 s/b @40w 2003 for unknown reasons; DD#2 10.5 years old; DS 7 years old
A personal choice--your son's!