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Should the American Red Cross lift their ban on gay men blood donors?

Poll Results: 1,970 votes
Yes, it is a discriminatory ban.
No, it's being cautious of an at-risk group.
I'm not sure.

Related: Will Vermont Lift Lifetime Gay Blood Ban?

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Philippa Powers
Saturday October 22, 2016, 11:34 PM

Not enough info.

natasha salgado
Friday October 21, 2016, 3:27 PM


Roro l.
Saturday October 15, 2016, 1:57 PM

Thank you

Freya S.
Saturday October 15, 2016, 12:32 PM


Joanne p.
Sunday October 2, 2016, 11:15 AM


Sue H.
Wednesday September 28, 2016, 9:40 PM

They switched the deferral time from lifetime to a year with out sexual contact. I don't understand why they can't just use gay blood for gay patients?

Paulo Reeson
Friday September 23, 2016, 5:20 PM


Barbara V.
Friday September 23, 2016, 9:32 AM

Yes, it is a discriminatory ban.

David C.
Wednesday September 21, 2016, 6:03 PM

yes, thanks

Wendi M.
Tuesday September 13, 2016, 8:16 AM

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