The foreskin is not a defect - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 12.01.14 | 17:24 (IST)

    Those are consenting adult men, not infants!! But, unfortunately those men are not being truly informed as to what they are losing. They think they are being given a "surgical vaccine" and there are reports that they therefore do not want to use condoms. We may see a rise, rather than decrease in HIV/AIDS in these countries. Why not teach and encourage safe sex practices rather than permanently mutilating? The studies were highly flawed. A relationship between being intact and being more vulnerable to HIV are not borne out by statistics in other parts of the world. But the bottom line is - The WHO is NOT recommending routine infant circumcision. I

    from the article: A case for Jewish circumcision
    First published 23:33 09.01.14 | Last updated 23:33 09.01.14
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