Greetings, Canada and beyond!
The Canadian Foreskin Awareness Project (CAN-FAP) is Canada’s best-known and feistiest pro-foreskin advocacy group. We promote foreskin education, appreciation, and stimulation, and advocate for the human right of all children — male, female and intersex — to grow up with intact genitals.
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BREAKING NEWS: After almost 20 years, the Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS) has finally updated its position statement on newborn circumcision. With this update they maintain their position, held since 1982, that they do not recommend infant circumcision, but once again they fail to acknowledge that the male foreskin is a pleasure organ with several valuable functions, and fail to acknowledge the crucial human rights issues inherent in the forcible amputation of healthy, normal body parts from non-consenting children. CAN-FAP's official statement in regards to the CPS's new position statement will be available shortly; in the meantime journalists can contact CAN-FAP founder Glen Callender at 604-628-7012 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sept 8 CBC story: Circumcision advice updated by Canadian Paediatric Society
Audio of September 8 CBC Radio interview with Dr. Thierry Lacaze (chair of the CPS Fetus and Newborn Committee): There's no medical argument for routine circumcision
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JULY 28: CAN-FAP founder Glen Callender makes his first NYC in-studio appearance on Sirius XM's Jay Thomas Show to discuss foreskin, circumcision, protesting Bono and supporting Harry Styles's foreskin
The Jay Thomas Show (Sirius XM), July 28 2015
On JULY 17 we staged an epic rally in Vancouver to support Harry Styles's foreskin and the foreskins of all the One Direction boys. Coverage below.
Metro UK, July 22
Cosmopolitan Australia, July 22
MTV UK, July 21
Cosmopolitan UK, July 21
Sugarscape, July 21
The Debrief, July 21
fan2.fr (francais) July 21
Inquisitr, July 19
The Gay UK, July 18
Viral photo on Tumblr, July 17
Noisey (VICE), July 17
AUX, July 17
A Journal of Musical Things, July 17
Exclaim, July 16
Georgia Straight, July 16
LISTEN: CAN-FAP founder Glen Callender discusses foreskin, circumcision and protesting Bono on Boston's WZLX:
LISTEN: CAN-FAP founder Glen Callender discusses foreskin and protesting Bono on Montreal's AM800:
LISTEN: Glen discusses foreskin and protesting Bono on Vancouver's Jack FM:
Be there... or be foreskin-unaware!
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SEATTLE STRANGER, JULY 2: "Gay Pride" Is Out, "Foreskin Pride" Is In
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TIME OUT CHICAGO features Photo of Glen Callender doing the Foreskin Pride Salute in the 2015 Chicago Pride Parade, JUNE 28Photo Feature (Slide 5)
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SETH MEYERS JOKES ABOUT CAN-FAP AND GLEN CALLENDER IN HIS MARCH 19, 2014 MONOLOGUE: GLEN RESPONDS! (NSFW)
If video does not appear above, watch it on Vimeo here.
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FOX NEWS pundit Todd Starnes disses FORESKIN PRIDE NYC on Twitter:
I felt sorry for NYC tourists today http://t.co/iLmnvrrVOo— toddstarnes (@toddstarnes) July 1, 2013
On April 13 2012, an unstable prototype of the FORESKIN PRIDE SALUTE was publicly tested on the front steps of the British Columbia Parliament....
If video does not appear above, click here.
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Handout/poster: Four reasons why Canada’s baby boys should keep their foreskin! Also available in printable PDF here.
Stay tuned for much more information about foreskin and the human rights of children! But for now, let us show you one of the many reasons why we think it’s time for Canada to cut infant circumcision. Below is an audio/video clip of a Canadian baby boy being circumcised in a Canadian hospital. For best results, turn on the subtitles (CC) and view in fullscreen mode. (If you’re the impatient type, the blood-chilling screams start at 3:00.)
What do you think, eh? CAN-FAP believes it’s time for Canada to join the 21st Century and protect our children from this unnecessary and harmful surgery. Circumcision is for consenting adults only!
We hope to see you at our upcoming events in Vancouver and beyond! Thanks for stopping by... and get ready for sex ed like you’ve never seen it before!