Press

Press inquiries contact rwald@beyondthebris.com.

Beyond the Bris has been profiled by news outlets worldwide. The project and/or its publisher have been mentioned in the following selected articles:

Jewish Mom Opposes Circumcision, Suggests Bris Be Replaced with Naming Ceremony

Broward Palm Beach New Times (October 12, 2015)

Anti-Circumcision Push Worries American Rabbis

The Jewish Chronicle (June 11, 2015)

Oakland Author Pushes Ceremonies Minus Circumcision

J Weekly (May 14, 2015)

Kickstarter Judaism: A Book Review of Celebrating Brit Shalom

Tikkun Magazine (May 8, 2015)

Say No to the "C"
The Jewish Daily Forward (March 20, 2015)

Estranged Parents Fight Over Son's Circumcision

New York Daily News (January 19, 2015)

Appellate Court Won't Halt Circumcision for 4-Year-Old Palm Beach County Boy

Sun Sentinel (December 12, 2014)

Circumcision Case Judge Puts Gag Order on Mother Fighting for Son Not to be Circumcised

New Times (Nov. 19, 2014)

Piedmont: Authors Offer Ceremonies that Don't Involve Circumcision
Contra Costa Times (October 2, 2014)

A New Alternative to Jewish Circumcision?
Ozy (July 28, 2014)

Jewish Circumcision Critics to Present at Boulder "Genital Autonomy" Conference
Boulder Jewish News (July 15, 2014)

Families, Scholars Examine Religious, Cultural Reasons for Circumcision
Boulder Daily Camera (July 11, 2014)

To Cut or Not to Cut: Finding Alternatives to Circumcision
Tablet (July 9, 2014)

Alicia Silverstone Nixed the Bris
Jewish Telegraphic Agency (May 5, 2014)

In Israel, Some Rebel Against Circumcision
New York Times (Nov. 28, 2012)

Beyond the Bris: Web Site Unites Anti-Circumcision Jews
The Village Voice (March 19, 2012)

Anti-Circumcision Activists Say Trimming a Bit Off the Top Is Too Much
New Times Broward-Palm Beach (Feb. 16, 2012)

A Woman's View of Circumcision
Lilith (Fall, 2011)

Filmmaker Puts Circumcision on the Table in "Cut"
J. the Jewish News Weekly of Northern California (Oct. 20, 2011)

Circumcision: "Mutilation" or an "Act of Love"?
National Post (Aug. 20, 2011)

Jewish Circumcision Foes Sit Out San Francisco Ban Efforts
The Huffington Post (July 5, 2011)

In S.F. Circumcision Ban Battle Unusual Tactics on Both Sides
Jewish Journal of Greater L.A. (June 27, 2011)

Beyond the Bris Website Propels Heated Circumcision Debate
Shalom Toronto (June 9, 2011)

The Great California Foreskin Fight of 2011
Jewish Journal of Greater L.A. (June 21, 2011)

Questioning Circumcision
The Sun-Sentinel (June 6, 2011)

The Circumcision Ban: an Assault on Religious Rites?
Sexis Magazine (May 31, 2011)

Rebecca Wald has written the following selected editorials & news items:

'Carmen Sandiego' Creative Muses About His Long-Lost Foreskin: An Interview With Sean Altman
Jewish Business News, January 31, 2016

Brit Shalom Families: A New Reality
(Co-authored with Lisa Braver Moss)
Huff Post Blog (May 19, 2015)

American Courts Should Follow Israel's Lead in Case of Boy Facing Circumcision
The Jerusalem Post (March 18, 2015)

Considering Brit Shalom?
Boulder Jewish News (July 21, 2014)

Talking Jewish Circumcision—Especially When You Aren't Jewish
Peaceful Parenting (June 19, 2014)

Circumcision Task Force Member Tips Hand on What AAP Plans for Baby Boys
Intact News (Feb 15, 2012)

Beyond the Bris: Rounding Out Its First Year
Attorneys for the Rights of the Child Newsletter (Oct. 13, 2011)

A "Cut" Above the Rest
The Jerusalem Post (Oct. 31, 2011)

Questioning Circumcision
The Jewish Reporter (June 2, 2011)

Alternative to Circumcision
The Jewish Week (July 12, 2011)

Jewish Circumcision Critics Integral in National Circumcision Debate
Intact News (July 6, 2011)