NHS Blood and Transplant has posted an appeal for more black people to donate blood, while heading off possible accusations of racism, with a series of gif-laden tweets.
“So, people keep asking – why do we need more black blood donors?” asked @GiveBloodNHS in an initial post.
“Are we being racist? …Let’s break it down,” the account replied in a follow-up thread explaining the need for black blood donation.
So, people keep asking – why do we need more black blood donors? Isn’t everyone’s blood the same? You’re racist! ISSA THREAD:
— GiveBlood NHS
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