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USA Require Sale of the Gay Dating App Grindr

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of April 6, 2019) The US Foreign Investment Commission (CFIUS) requires the Chinese owner of Grindr to sell the gay dating app because Beijing could start blackmailing Grindr users. Another reason is that Grindr's security may be inadequate, especially when used by U.S. government personnel. Washington's provisional injunction Washington claims that Chinese…
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King of Malaysia Pardons Anwar Ibrahim After Three Years in Prison for Sodomy

(Blogmensgo, schwuler Blog vom 17. Mai 2018) Malaysian King Muhammad Faris Petra has now pardoned Anwar Ibrahim, who had been in prison for three years for sodomy. Anwar Ibrahim, aged 70, served his third political prison sentence in five decades, the last two times under false pretenses. The former opposition politician was pardoned for a…
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France Allows Gays and Bisexuals Bone Marrow Donations Again

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of January 19, 2018) Since January 15, 2018, the French authorities have allowed gay and bisexual men to donate bone marrow again, which had been suspended since the beginning of the AIDS epidemic in 1983. A number of interest groups had been consulted during the first semester of 2017, such as the…
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