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My two smart and well-informed colleagues, Dr. Rabbi Dov Maimon and Nadia Ellis (of JPPI fame), just published a new report on the so-called Circumcision Crisis. That is, the attempt to limit or ban circumcision and other religious practices in Western Europe. The paper is...
July 26, 2011 | 1:27 pm
When the second issue of “Foreskin Man” became public, the anti-circumcision comic book’s portrayal of a villainous Jewish ritual circumciser, Monster Mohel, generated accusations of anti-Semitism against the comic book’s creator and against the entire anti-circumcision—or...
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Why does it seem like whenever a sex-related story breaks in the news, certain headline writers revert back to their 13-year-old perverted selves?
In this case, California’s debate on the proposed circumcision ban has prompted slew of awful, fully pun-intended headlines guaranteed...
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