VIDEO: ‘Bodily integrity & self-determination’ – IGM Type 1: ‘Hypospadias Repair’, Pt. 3/4 – Tiger Devore


>>> VIDEO:  ‘The position that comes back with consistency, is that bodily integrity, self-determination, and informed consent can not be given by a child.’ In part 3, Dr Tiger recalls debates during the ‘5th I-DSD Symposium’ in Belgium, an exceptional congress insofar that it also invited different opinions, including from persons concerned.

IGM survivor and sex therapist Dr Tiger Devore talks Intersex Genital Mutilation Type 1: ‘Masculinising Genital Corrections’: ‘Hypospadias Repair’ in this four part interview on a serious human rights violation that ‘can not be allowed to continue.’

Filmed on occasion of nonviolent intersex protests vs. ‘6th I$HID Hypospadias Workshop’ with ‘Live surgery’, ‘5th I-D$D Symposium, and ‘1st D$Dnet Training School’ in June 2015.

Tiger Devore was one of the first survivors of IGM practices at all to speak out in public, and an excerpt (taken from the “STOP IGM Primer” (PDF)) of Tiger’s moving written personal testimony “Growning up in the surgical maelstrom” (1997) was recently quoted in a report “Human Rights and Intersex People” published by the Commissioner on Human Rights of the Council of Europe (COE). is proud to present this powerful interview series with Tiger talking truth to power. Part 4 coming up …

>>> Intersex Protests + Info: ‘6th I$HID Hypospadias Live Surgery Workshop’

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