Gays Still Can’t Give Blood


You’d think anyone who wanted to fight in the armed forces would be hugely welcomed, especially with an international crisis going on–but no, not gays!

You’d suspect that anyone crazy enough to get married should be given carte blanche to do whatever they want about it–but no, not gays!

And you’d imagine that if anyone wanted to volunteer to give blood, especially in the midst of a shortage, they should be given a gigantic smile and a “Thank you.”

But no, not gays!


This from a press release:

“Yesterday, U.S. Reps. Mike Quigley, Sam Farr, Jerrold Nadler, and Anthony Weiner called for Health and Human Services to revise the Food and Drug Administration’s discriminatory blood donation policy.

“The current policy forbids men from donating life-saving blood if they have engaged in even a single sexual act with another man since 1977.”

As if sex between men is what automatically taints the blood supply!

Let’s move away from panic and into the present, please.

This really makes my gay blood boil!!