Is Foreskin UnAmerican?
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Dr. Edgar Schoen offers a silly, slightly xenophobic defence of circumcision.
“It’s the American way,” he says. “Eighty percent of men in America are circumcised, and parents want their sons to look like their fathers.” He says that most of the men and boys who aren’t circumcised are immigrants, children of immigrants, or from poor families who are not insured for the procedure.