circumcision

VICE Live

The 'VICE LIVE' Hosts Debate the Merits of Circumcision

Presidential hopeful Andrew Yang's opposition to the procedure led the hosts to consider an age-old question: To cut, or not to cut?
VICE Staff
3.19.19
SEX

I Made One of My Guy Friends Wear Fake Foreskins for a Week

I helped my friend solve a penis problem I never knew existed.
Laura Bell
11.5.18
VICE INTL

The Extravagant Rite of Passage Rituals of Indonesia

We got an inside look the lavish ceremonies that celebrate a boy's transition into manhood—including colorful costumes, live music, and dancing horses.
VICE Staff
10.9.18
Comics!

The Definitive Guide to Superhero Dicks

Is Superman circumcised? What about the Thing's thing? We answer all the questions you never had here.
Eve Peyser
9.20.18
Sex

This Penis Condition Often Goes Undetected Until a Person Tries to Masturbate

Phimosis is a condition where a person's foreskin is too tight to be pulled back.
Richard Greenhill
8.13.18
hard data

Is a Circumcised Penis Really Any Healthier?

The benefits of the procedure aren't as clear-cut as we've been led to believe.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
3.21.17
STDs

Churches Are Using Circumcision to Battle HIV in Tanzania

A new initiative could prevent as many as 200,000 new infections.
Susan Rinkunas
2.16.17
Travel

How Uganda Turned a Public Circumcision Ritual into a Tourist Attraction

Last month, more than 30,000 people showed up to watch young Ugandan men get their foreskins sliced in public.
VICE Staff
9.1.16
Sex

Rolling Back America's Cultural Hatred of Foreskin

While Americans and Brits share many things in common, a love for circumcision is not among them. We explore the rich cultural history of this tiny patch of skin.
Sirin Kale
8.9.16
men

How Circumcision Affects the Sensitivity of Your Penis

According to a study, men are freaking out about this way too much.
Gabby Bess
4.15.16
Premieres

Sonny & The Sunsets Are All About Self-Acceptance in "Well But Strangely Hung Man"

Let's cut to the chase—dicks can look weird as hell.
John Hill
4.7.16
Stuff

Someone Stole a Circumcision Ambulance, Also Turns Out Circumcision Ambulances Exist

But what 'is' a circumcision ambulance?
Joel Golby
12.3.15
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