German Health Ministers All Vote In Favor Of Lifting Gay Blood Ban

By Stephen Fuchs on

Currently in Germany, donating blood is not an option is you are gay, but during the annual Conference of Health Ministers, all of the 16 members agreed that this ban needs to go away and are requesting that the criteria for who can and cannot donate be radically overhauled. Monika …

Sources: Gay Star News

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Brandenburg Gate To Light Up In Rainbow Colors In Memory of Orlando Victims

By Stephen Fuchs on

Berlin will be holding a special vigil this Saturday, outside the Brandenburg Gate, in memory of the victims of last weeks mass shooting in Orlando, and the iconic monument will shine in the symbolic rainbow colors. Michael Müller made the announcement on Thursday after many in the Berlin LGBT community requested …

Sources: Der Tagesspiegel

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