Tag Archives: ban

Women Banned from Touching Phallic Produce

Cucumbers, bananas, and squash, oh my! How can such nasty sexually suggestive veggies and fruits lay provocatively on display at local supermarkets where weak-minded women might think thoughts of a prurient nature when touching these penis imposters? Mohammed, forbid! Continue reading

Advertisements
Posted in Political/Social, Religion and Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Gay Men Giving Blood

A movement is afoot once again to lift the lifetime ban on gay men donating blood. However, the statistics are providing a scary picture of a not so sexually safe gay men’s community. Continue reading

Posted in Lesbian/Gay, Political/Social | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Gays in the Military: Dissension in the Ranks

Admiral Mike Mullen, the Joint Chiefs Chairman, may be enthusiastic about lifting the Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell ban, but he’s not backed up by the four Joint Chiefs of Staff. All four leaders sent letters to Congress urging members not to vote on lifting the ban until the Pentagon completed its study. Continue reading

Posted in Lesbian/Gay, Political/Social | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Burka to be Banned in France

The French Parliament today passed a formal resolution declaring the Burka ‘an affront to French values’. This non-binding declaration will be followed in July by a law that will effectively outlaw the niqab and the burka. Continue reading

Posted in Political/Social | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, and Don’t Change Just Yet

Senior Pentagon officials, in a strongly worded letter to the Chair of the House Armed Services Committee, have warned Congress not to tamper with the ban that prohibits gay men and lesbians from serving openly in the military. Continue reading

Posted in Lesbian/Gay, Political/Social | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment