FDA Relaxes Rules for Homosexual Blood Donors … They Say It’s Still Not Enough

The FDA recently relaxed its rules for homosexuals who want to donate blood. Apparently, homosexuals are now allowed to give blood if they have refrained from homosexual contact for a year. But homosexuals and activists say this new rule is still too restrictive and discriminatory: “The revised policy is still discriminatory,” said a statement from the National Gay Blood Drive, which advocated along with the American Civil Liberties Union, Gay Men’s Health Crisis, and others for a policy Read more […]

Indiana Experiences HIV Outbreak; NPR Blames Closed Planned Parenthood Clinic

Of course NPR is going to blame what is being called an HIV epidemic on the fact that a particular Planned Parenthood clinic was shut down. But this is a classic case of post hoc ergo propter hoc. Just because something happens after something else doesn’t mean that the first event caused the other. Correlation doesn’t imply causation. They’re only blaming the outbreak on the closed Planned Parenthood clinic, because Planned Parenthood’s gotten a lot of flak recently. Someone’s got to Read more […]

For HIV, Philadelphia Schools Installing Condom Dispensers, Thus Encouraging Chancy Sex

If your two kids are playing with real guns, fully loaded, pointing them at each other and shouting “BANG” but never pulling the trigger, what is the solution to creating a safer play environment for them? Do you take the bullets out of the guns and then give the guns back to the kids, thus breaking the first rule of gun safety (treat every gun as if it were loaded, even when it’s not)? Or do you instead take the guns away entirely? There is right now an epidemic of HIV in Philadelphia, with 25 Read more […]