Richard Dedor Statement

Statement: FDA Continues to Ban Gay Men From Donating Blood

DECEMBER 22, 2015, URBANDALE, IOWA — Political activist and host of the, “Renewing America’s Promise,” podcast Richard Dedor has released the following statement regarding the FDA’s updated rules on blood donations: “As expected, the Food and Drug Administration has decided to reject science and remain focused on decades-old fear in changing their donation ban from […]

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News: France Announces End To Gay Blood Ban

Huffington Post: France Announces End To Gay Blood Ban Excerpt France will end its ban on blood donations by gay men, its health minister said Wednesday, calling the move the end “of a taboo and discrimination.” Health Minister Marisol Touraine said beginning in the spring of 2016, no blood donors can be refused based on […]

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Religion & Freedom

Over the past month, a lot of the country has been following Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis’ fight against gay marriage. On June 26 of this year, the United States Supreme Court ruled that all states must recognize and provide marriage licenses for all legally-able couples, gay or straight. Mrs. Davis claims issuing those licenses […]

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News: FDA Reveals New Guidelines on Blood Ban

The Advocate: FDA Reveals New Guidelines on Blood Ban Excerpt: The modification of what the FDA called an “indefinite deferral,” or ban, for all MSM stopped short of what other countries have done in lifting what the Human Rights Campaign calls a “medically and scientifically unwarranted” policy. Commentary: Unfortunately, this was not a surprise from […]