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Forum: Activism and News   Today, 08:09 AM
Replies: 1
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Posted By Ron_Low
Good. Kids shouldn't be punished for their...

Good. Kids shouldn't be punished for their parents' ignorance or supersitions.
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   02-08-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 102
Posted By Ron_Low
This is a forum about mothering/parenting. ...

This is a forum about mothering/parenting. Informed adults can decide for themselves about THIER OWN bodies. Penile cancer affects old unhygienic men mainly with untreated phimosis. Smoking is a...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   11-25-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 374
Posted By Ron_Low
That supposed risk has NEVER been demonstrated in...

That supposed risk has NEVER been demonstrated in a population where the parents and caregivers knew not to fiddle with the foreskin. The AAP now says only the owner should ever retract a foreskin. ...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   10-16-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By Ron_Low
That guy describing restoration at minute 46 must...

That guy describing restoration at minute 46 must be a paid spokesmodel. He's too handsome.
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   08-27-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,359
Posted By Ron_Low
OH PLEASE stop lying and selling snake oil. ...

OH PLEASE stop lying and selling snake oil.

Foreskin stretching is NOT for children. In phimotic post-adolescents it takes MONTHS.
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   08-27-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,060
Posted By Ron_Low
That's really disgusting. A child does not need...

That's really disgusting. A child does not need such treatment until he's old enough to do it for himself. Only a person who is misled about normal development would sell or buy such a thing.
...
Forum: Religious Studies   05-29-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 162,167
Posted By Ron_Low
The old testament also says Thou Shall not Steal,...

The old testament also says Thou Shall not Steal, and that one was handed down centuries later. Given the chance to decide, HE might have just let the later one over-ride the earlier one. What? ...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   12-03-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,383
Posted By Ron_Low
They need a note in the US section on the how...

They need a note in the US section on the how the AAP policy has been specifically condemned by the comparable German pediatritions' group.  The German section could also site that. 
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   02-10-2012, 10:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,717
Posted By Ron_Low
Originally...

Originally Posted  http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Activism and News   01-31-2012, 11:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 175
Posted By Ron_Low
HEY! Colorado crew and others: FIGHT the pending...

HEY! Colorado crew and others: FIGHT the pending bill to pay for forced genital cutting of children with tax money. I've posted fairly straightforward steps here:...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   01-05-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 592
Posted By Ron_Low
It's perfectly reasonable to state when the...

It's perfectly reasonable to state when the diaper comes off "If you need to manipulate his penis let me know and I'll do it."  If they object, pack your stuff and leave. 
 
If the kid's old...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   12-11-2011, 09:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 616
Posted By Ron_Low
This dollar-bill sized leaflet is 2-sided color:...

This dollar-bill sized leaflet is 2-sided color:
 
http://tlctugger.com/images/Intactivism-Leaflet_side1.jpg
 
http://tlctugger.com/images/Intactivism-Leaflet_side2.jpg
 
I'll send you some. 
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   11-09-2011, 05:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 908
Posted By Ron_Low
If you Google "DO NOT circumcise ankle bands"...

If you Google "DO NOT circumcise ankle bands" you can get some free waterproof bands to put on your newborn. 
Forum: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa   10-08-2011, 11:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 104
Posted By Ron_Low
http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1332436/chic...

http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1332436/chicago-october-13th-cut-screening-and-ethics-panel-dicussion-with-the-director#post_16693695
 
Chicago - October 13th: CUT screening and ethics panel...
Forum: Intactivism   10-08-2011, 10:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 205
Posted By Ron_Low
On October 13, filmmaker Eliyahu Ungar-Sargon...

On October 13, filmmaker Eliyahu Ungar-Sargon will be in Evanston (just outside Chicago's north border) to screen his documentary CUT: Slicing Through the Myths of Circumcision, as part of a free...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-30-2011, 11:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 778
Posted By Ron_Low
 Quote:Originally Posted by...



Quote:Originally Posted by A&A http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1297268/9-yr-old-tiny-forskin-opening#post_16258102)

If he pees...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-30-2011, 11:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 609
Posted By Ron_Low
He does not sound abnormal.    2% - 4% of...

He does not sound abnormal. 
 
2% - 4% of adults don't even retract.  About half of those choose to do something about it.  "Something" includes gentle stretching exercises.  Not anything you'd be...
Forum: Intactivism   09-29-2011, 07:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 246
Posted By Ron_Low
http://www.nmac.org/index/2011-usca   The...

http://www.nmac.org/index/2011-usca
 
The National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) is a nonprofit organization that's sponsoring a conference on AIDS November 10 - 13 in Chicago. 
 
Contact me to...
Forum: Intactivism   09-28-2011, 04:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,869
Posted By Ron_Low
It's very early for him to be retractable, but...

It's very early for him to be retractable, but since he is there's no point in stewing about it.  The best advice (from the AAP) is still to "clean only what is seen" and "leave it alone." 
 ...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-12-2011, 10:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,094
Posted By Ron_Low
Just like circumcising, restoring should not be...

Just like circumcising, restoring should not be imposed upon anyone. 
 
But you can help a child prevent progressive damage to the glans and mucosa by wearing his surving skin rolled forward over...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-12-2011, 10:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,587
Posted By Ron_Low
I'm cut at birth in 1962, and I never knew my...

I'm cut at birth in 1962, and I never knew my dad was intact until 2003, even though we we're casually nude in the house when I was growing up. 
 
We showered in gym from 6th grade through...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   09-03-2011, 05:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 572
Posted By Ron_Low
Quote: Originally Posted by...

Quote:
Originally Posted by caedenmomma http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   08-16-2011, 08:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 814
Posted By Ron_Low
Quote: Originally Posted by...

Quote:
Originally Posted by QueenOfTheMeadow http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   07-03-2011, 02:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,122
Posted By Ron_Low
   Quote:Originally Posted by...



 
Quote:Originally Posted by calizacar http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: The Case Against Circumcision   05-13-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,643
Posted By Ron_Low
I'm just offended by the question, in the same...

I'm just offended by the question, in the same way I'm offended by questions like: "Why do men sit around watching football and scratching themselves?"  (FYI, I'm a man and don't).
 
There is very...
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