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Henry Chen

Henry is a perennially panicked student trying to muddle through uni without missing too many deadlines. Having gone through first year being a passive sponge, he's now scrambling to gain some semblance of understanding of this alien thing called 'responsibility'. International Studies/Law student who lives on controversy.

 

WHY CAN'T QUEER MEN DONATE BLOOD?

Any intersection between a cultural struggle for recognition, and a bureaucratic risk assessment, is bound to be messy. In this particular mess, it is no surprise that the Red Cross is particularly risk-averse. Not only is the risk to recipients a concern, but the Red Cross is also hesitant because it relies so heavily on reputation and community goodwill to carry out its work.