Results tagged “Food and Drug Administration” from Nation

Petition aims to end ban on gay men donating blood

By Daniel Burnett
July 22, 2013 2:02 PM |
  While you furiously refresh The Guardian and Buzzfeed for updates on Kate Middleton’s blue-blooded Royal Baby, take a look at one man’s plan to remove the stigma—and ban—from gays donating blood. Ryan James Yezak, an L.A.-based filmmaker and activist, has launched a White House “We the People” petition to ask the Food and Drug Administration to lift its discriminatory ... [Read]