Why is genital mutilation OK if it's done for religious purposes? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Joe Schmoe
    • 13.07.12 | 22:36 (IDT)

    As a species, we really need to dump these archaic rituals. Why is it OK to mutilate the genitals of children as long as it's for religion? If a parent decided, just for "fun" they would do something like, I don't know, pull off their baby's little toe nail, it would be considered a case of terrible child abuse. But if it's done for religion, that's just fine. You religious freaks are stuck in the stone age.

    from the article: Merkel: Germany’s Jews won’t be punished for circumcisions
    First published 20:32 13.07.12 | Last updated 20:32 13.07.12
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