Marc Snyder

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Ravens' Robert Griffin III makes 'emotional' NFL return

CANTON, Ohio -- While many focused on Lamar Jackson's debut Thursday night, the Hall of Fame game also represented a significant moment for the …

NFL

Advanced Nuclear Finds a More Welcome Home in Canada - MIT Technology Review

Canadian regulators announced that Terrestrial Energy has completed the initial phase of a design review for its molten-salt nuclear power plant, …

Nuclear Energy

Liturgy for transgender transitions?

There are liturgies that go with birth, coming of age, getting married, and dying. Now it is being proposed to develop a liturgy to mark gender …

Church of England

People Aren't Reacting Well to Noted Feminist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's Comments About Trans Women - PAPER

TEDx speaker and author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was interviewed this week by the UK's Channel 4 News about her views on feminism. Adichie, whose talk "We Should All Be Feminists" was sampled in Beyoncé's song "***Flawless," is now coming under fire for her answer to the question of whether being a …

Drug Overdoses Killed 50,000 in U.S., More Than Car Crashes

More than 50,000 Americans died from drug overdoses last year, the most ever, new federal statistics show.<p>The disastrous tally has been pushed to new heights by soaring abuse of heroin and prescription painkillers, a class of drugs known as opioids.<p>Heroin deaths rose 23 percent in one year to …

Donald Trump wins the Republican nomination for president, capping an extraordinary run

Setting aside another day of self-inflicted turmoil, Donald Trump celebrated his formal ascension Tuesday to the Republican presidential nomination — an achievement once seen as highly improbable and not fully assured until the roll call was completed on the second night of the GOP …

Donald Trump

Meet Jodie, A Mom for Transgender Equality

A mother of five, Jodie noticed from an early age that her third child, Penelope, would study and imitate the actions of his father and brothers. …

LGBTQI

Transgender California inmate ends lawsuit, awaits surgery

A transgender California inmate is dropping her lawsuit against prison officials while they decide if she will be provided with state-funded sex-reassignment surgery.<p>Mia Rosati's attorney, Alison Hardy, said Friday that her client can refile her lawsuit if prison officials decide against allowing …

Transgender women stoned in German city

Police in the German city of Dortmund say two teenage boys and an 18-year-old man stoned two transgender women earlier this month. (Washington Blade …

University of Victoria names world's first transgender studies chair

The University of Victoria announced it has appointed the world's first chair in transgender studies.

Transgender

Transgender rights activists look for support after marriage equality victory

As more advocates emerge from shadows of organizations and wage own battles, some ponder how they’ll advance cause without an LGBT ally at the height of its power – and ensure laws protect them from discrimination<p>The vans went out early Thursday morning, bringing a handful of transgender rights …

Meet Hari Nef, the transgender top model who is blurring fashion’s gender boundaries

‘Gender-neutral’ and ‘gender-blurring’ are the latest buzzwords in fashion. Talking points revolve around designers’ championing of models and campaign stars that have transitioned sexes, while clothing neither aimed specifically at men or women have become a matter of intrigue.<p>But one model hoping …

'Her Story' creators Jen Richards and Laura Zak highlight dating while transgender

Despite the landmark year that 2015 was for transgender visibility on screens large and small, there is still a long way to go in order to fully represent trans experiences. Though many may feel inundated with examples of trans identity -- from actress Laverne Cox and writer Janet Mock to Jeffrey …

Feminism

Happy Transgender Birthday!

For most people, their birthday is cause for celebration. I mean, why wouldn't you commemorate the day you came into this glorious world?<p>Because you came in wrong.<p>I've always hated my birthday. It's coming up again and it seems to every year.<p>You see, on that day I'm reminded that I wasn't born …

LGBTQI

This New Web Series Tackles the Topic Other Transgender Shows Shy Away From

Within the first 60 seconds of the new Web series <i>Her Story</i>, the lead character fires off a series of questions that guide the show’s exploration into …

Brighton College Scraps Uniform Code For Transgender Pupils

Brighton College has scrapped its uniform code in order to accommodate transgender pupils.<p>The independent school is introducing trouser and skirt …

All people deserve protection in Virginia

<i>The writers are founders of the Matthew Shepard Foundation. Judy Shepard is the foundation’s president; Dennis Shepard is a board member emeritus.</i><p>Despite recent advances in many areas of federal law, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning — known collectively as LGBTQ+ — Virginians …

IOC Reportedly to Update Policy on Transgender Athletes: Details, Reaction

The Olympics are set to become more inclusive than ever before, as the International Olympic Committee reportedly set forth new guidelines for the participation of transgender athletes.<p>According to ESPN.com's Christina Kahrl, the revised rules will place fewer restrictions on transgender athletes …

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Transgender staff omitted from 80% of top firms’ non-discrimination policies

An overwhelming 80 percent of Britain’s biggest companies fail to include transgender staff in their non-discrimination policies, startling new research has found.<p>Compiled by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) network OUTstanding, the figures were derived from a review of FTSE 100 firms’ …

Report: Knicks interested in Clippers guard Jamal Crawford

New York would reportedly like to add Jamal Crawford to its roster.<p>The New York Knicks "have expressed interest" in Los Angeles Clippers guard Jamal …

Marc 2003 - Brown's Visit

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Acer Aspire U5-610 all in one packs new Intel chips (pictures)

Behold, Acer's revamped all in one. It has fourth-generation Intel processors and a 23-inch 1080p touchscreen.<p><b>Updated:</b>September 3, 2013<p><b>Caption:</b>Luke Westaway<p>Beneath the screen there's a cool see-through panel, which adds a touch of class to proceedings.<p><b>Updated:</b>September 3, 2013<p><b>Caption:</b>Luke …

Flying Car

Gigaom | Six digital publishing startups to watch

Advertisement<p>You know you can blog with Tumblr or WordPress, or self-publish a book on Kindle (s AMZN) or iBooks (s AAPL). But what’s next for the …

6 Tips for Successful Content Curation – Top 12 Lecture Series of 2013

December 6, 2013<p>Share<p><i>Since 2011, over 45,000 success-minded social media professionals have obtained accredited training, education and certification</i> …

Content Curation

Understanding Content Curation & How It Applies To Social Media

Imagine this. You’re the editor of a newspaper…. but you work on an island in the middle of the South Pacific. No internet access to help with …

Social Media

Content Marketing: Power-Up with Curation

This Summer I thought that I’d try riding my bike to work. Given that I hadn’t got on a bike in over 30 years, it wasn’t an easy decision. However, …

Marketing