Category: ’Circumcision/Intactivism’

Choosing to Leave My Second Son Intact, Despite the Intactivists

January 7th, 2013 by Dionna - 30 Comments

It’s never too late to do things differently. My friend, Kym, shares her story about why she circumcised her first son but left her second son intact.

Men Have A Less Than .01% Chance of Contracting Penile Cancer, Regardless of Circumcision

August 27th, 2012 by Dionna - Leave a comment

An intact man has a greater likelihood of breast cancer than he does penile cancer.

Circumcision: A Poem

August 26th, 2012 by Dionna - 2 Comments

Cut your hair, cut a tooth, cut your bush, cut him loose, but don’t cut a boy’s penis.

Everyday Superheroes

April 12th, 2011 by Dionna - 45 Comments

Welcome to the April Carnival of Natural Parenting: Compassionate Advocacy This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Carnival of Natural Parenting hosted by Code Name: Mama and Hobo Mama. This month our participants have shared how they advocate for healthy, gentle parenting choices compassionately. Please read to the…

Intact in America (When Circ Was All the Rage)

January 10th, 2011 by Dionna - 22 Comments

A reader responded quite eloquently on a couple of my circumcision posts several months ago. I emailed and asked him if he would allow me to rework and publish his comments, and he graciously submitted a guest post. I hope his perspective as an intact male – from a generation…

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