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shaayecanaan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-02-11 10:54 PM
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64. Indeed, some doctors do quite a significant trade in this kind of surgery...
like this chap for instance:-

http://www.labiaplastycenters.com/clitoral_reducation.h...

I don't have a problem with this personally. Its a woman's body and her right to decide, after all.

Other people here, on the other hand...
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  -Doctors defend genital "nick" for girls shaayecanaan  May-06-10 11:14 PM   #0 
  - Why do girls needed to be mutilated at ALL?  Zoeisright   May-06-10 11:16 PM   #1 
  - Why does ANYONE need to be modified at all?  Cronus Protagonist   May-06-10 11:18 PM   #2 
  - Just so long as you're not reflexively anti-body modification.  PanoramaIsland   Aug-06-10 04:12 PM   #44 
  - Why do boys need to be mutilated at ALL?  tavalon   May-07-10 03:25 AM   #16 
  - Sure, but circumcised men don't suffer the kind of consequences that circumcised women do.  PanoramaIsland   Aug-06-10 04:15 PM   #45 
     - It depends on the TYPE of female circumcision.  Crunchy Frog   Aug-09-10 01:21 AM   #46 
        - Thanks!  clockworkgirl21   Oct-29-11 03:48 AM   #66 
  - Why do any children of any gender need to be mutilated?  Crunchy Frog   May-07-10 09:16 PM   #30 
  - It continues with diets, plastic surgery and tanning.  ehrnst   May-24-11 08:21 AM   #65 
  - We should be educating...  CoffeeCat   May-06-10 11:19 PM   #3 
  - Thats fine...  shaayecanaan   May-06-10 11:27 PM   #7 
  - The penis itself is not cut in circumcisions,  petersjo02   May-06-10 11:33 PM   #9 
     - And no one is actually cutting off any girl's whissybits...  shaayecanaan   May-06-10 11:43 PM   #11 
     - Oh wrongo  libodem   Apr-12-11 08:04 PM   #61 
        - Thats not whats being advocated here...  shaayecanaan   May-01-11 07:30 AM   #62 
     - It's a matter of degree  tavalon   May-07-10 03:37 AM   #18 
     - The female genitals are not cut either in this symbolic "nick"  Crunchy Frog   May-07-10 09:22 PM   #31 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-12-10 04:53 PM   #51 
  - Be disgusted. That's an okay response  tavalon   May-07-10 03:30 AM   #17 
  - While it's preferable to the massive surgery done with a piece of glass  Warpy   May-06-10 11:20 PM   #4 
  - Circumcision in male infants causes quite a large amount of pain...  shaayecanaan   May-06-10 11:24 PM   #5 
     - Fortunately, enough uproar from nurses who assisted  Warpy   May-06-10 11:26 PM   #6 
     - Gee, its a good job we have women here to tell us how a penis works...  shaayecanaan   May-06-10 11:38 PM   #10 
     - No. When you've observed a few circumcisions, get back to me.  Warpy   May-06-10 11:50 PM   #13 
        - I have observed one. But if anyone is projecting, it is your good self...  shaayecanaan   May-06-10 11:57 PM   #14 
        - One of the ways that doctors are taught to help gauge pain  speltwon   Mar-05-11 06:14 PM   #55 
        - I have and it depends. Often the foreskin is still attached to penis and gets shoved or ripped  uppityperson   May-07-10 08:29 PM   #25 
     - Most of the doctors I work with don't wait long enough  tavalon   May-07-10 03:45 AM   #19 
     - My OB does them in his office and ostensibly uses anesthetic.  Crunchy Frog   May-07-10 09:30 PM   #32 
     - I've been present for a number of hospital-performed circumcisions.  petersjo02   May-06-10 11:30 PM   #8 
  - OK - Great - we argue about cutting clitoris vs cutting penis  FreakinDJ   May-06-10 11:47 PM   #12 
  - Ethnocentrism is very hard to get around  tavalon   May-07-10 03:50 AM   #20 
  - "hear the words coming out of your mouth"  Scout   May-07-10 08:41 PM   #28 
  - if this can end the stupidity of the full female mutilation.  pansypoo53219   May-07-10 01:25 AM   #15 
  - why can't we ever have a thread about a wrong done to women....  Scout   May-07-10 09:29 AM   #21 
  - Women can't handle real equality  FreakinDJ   May-07-10 04:00 PM   #22 
  - oh bullshit  Scout   May-07-10 05:08 PM   #23 
  - The OP was a MAN - Honey  FreakinDJ   May-07-10 07:30 PM   #24 
  - classic assholishness....  Scout   May-07-10 08:40 PM   #27 
     - I think its fairly relevant that male circumcision is practised...  shaayecanaan   May-08-10 05:34 AM   #35 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-05-11 11:51 PM   #54 
  - The forum is called CHOICE genius  Jax   Aug-26-10 02:17 PM   #47 
  - I think it's a lack of knowledge about anatomy  ismnotwasm   May-08-10 10:50 PM   #36 
     - No one is advocating removal of any part of the clitoris  shaayecanaan   May-09-10 01:26 AM   #37 
        - Not my take on it.  ismnotwasm   May-11-10 10:13 PM   #38 
        - I think you're being disingenuous, to be honest...  shaayecanaan   May-11-10 10:44 PM   #39 
        - IMO, the issue is child genital cutting  Crunchy Frog   May-12-10 08:51 PM   #40 
        - Thanks, you are transparent. This is the CHOICE forum  Jax   Aug-26-10 02:19 PM   #48 
           - Actually I am looking for the hypocritical white racists forum.  shaayecanaan   Aug-26-10 09:47 PM   #49 
  - about smegma, use a washcloth or simply wash in the shower or bath.  uppityperson   May-07-10 08:31 PM   #26 
  - TMI, but we girls get a similar substance that builds up between our folds.  Crunchy Frog   May-07-10 09:38 PM   #33 
     - By the way, I'm female, realize rereading my post I didn't make that clear  uppityperson   May-07-10 11:14 PM   #34 
  - It's not inconsistent, given that our culture pretty thoroughly endorses  Crunchy Frog   May-07-10 09:15 PM   #29 
  - The AAP has reversed its recommendation on this  VermeerLives   Jun-08-10 06:55 PM   #41 
  - Generally the boys don't have a choice, either (nt)  shaayecanaan   Jun-09-10 09:03 PM   #43 
  - No. They have to prevent this stupid unfair act  Safya   Jun-08-10 08:47 PM   #42 
  - And we molest boys, right? (nt)  shaayecanaan   Jan-13-11 08:18 PM   #52 
     - He's dead, Jim.  uppityperson   Jan-14-11 03:15 PM   #53 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-12-10 04:51 PM   #50 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-06-11 08:36 PM   #56 
  - Well, most American plastic surgeons perform labiectomies (designer vaginas)  shaayecanaan   Mar-06-11 10:41 PM   #57 
  - Yep. I'm disgusted.  The Liberal Ohioan   Mar-07-11 01:14 PM   #58 
  - maybe I'm culturally insensitive  Runework   Mar-23-11 04:14 AM   #59 
  - If it were up to me, there would be equal rights for both genders  Crunchy Frog   Mar-30-11 11:02 PM   #60 
  - This is way off topic but interesting...  Sadena Meti   May-02-11 12:14 PM   #63 
     - Indeed, some doctors do quite a significant trade in this kind of surgery...  shaayecanaan   May-02-11 10:54 PM   #64 
 

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