In Australia in it is a criminal offence to circumcise a woman.
But what if male circumcision was illegal? Every Jewish newborn has to undergo the snip for cultural reasons, what makes this different?
Senior Lecturer at The University of Adelaide, Cornelia Koch, is presenting a public lecture on the subject on Thursday and she joined Tim Brunero in the studio to discuss the circumcision in this era and the possibility of it becoming illegal.
Produced by Bill Walter