Marc Naimark

Marc Naimark is a Paris-based LGBTQ activist with a particular interest in sport and the Internet. 

Sept. 12 2014 3:32 PMWhy Gays Shouldn’t Get Mad When Straight Guys Get Married to Score Rugby Tickets
July 31 2014 9:08 AMSex Verification in Women’s Sports Is Humiliating and Unnecessary
July 7 2014 2:42 PMCan dotHIV Turn ICANN's Domain Name Boondoggle Into an Opportunity to Do Good? 
May 15 2014 2:33 PMIs Homophobia Really on the Rise in France?
May 7 2014 8:30 AMThe Battle for .gay and .lgbt Hinges on Defining the Gay Community. Uh-Oh!
March 7 2014 4:14 PMHow Gay Issues Could Save the French Left From an Embarrassing Electoral Defeat
Jan. 9 2014 11:59 AMIt’s Great When Top Athletes Come Out, but When They Come Out Matters, Too
Nov. 7 2013 2:22 PMSochi Update: Are Russian Organizers Co-Opting the Rainbow?
Aug. 26 2013 4:40 PMIn Sochi, Russia Isn’t the Host, and Olympic Athletes Aren’t Guests, So Stop Talking about Hospitality
Sept. 12 2014 9:00 AMA New Study Supports Female Athletes Unfairly Excluded From Sport
July 24 2014 6:19 PMNo One Can Agree on What “Homemade” MeansFrance’s new labeling law was doomed from the beginning.
June 4 2014 4:25 PMDo LGBTQ Travelers Need a Modern Version of The Negro Motorist Green Book?
May 12 2014 4:20 PMWhy Are Gay Athletes—And Kissers—Held to a Different Standard of Propriety?
March 31 2014 10:49 AMDid the Fight Over Gay Marriage Save France’s Socialists? Sort of.
Feb. 27 2014 12:22 PMYes, Gay Activists Failed in Sochi. Here’s Why.
Nov. 20 2013 1:00 PMHow the ICANN Top-Level Domain Scheme Puts LGBTQ Organizations at Risk
Oct. 9 2013 4:39 PMIs the Olympic Symbolism Machine out of Gas?



Don’t Worry, Obama Isn’t Sending U.S. Troops to Fight ISIS

But the next president might. 

IOS 8 Comes Out Today. Do Not Put It on Your iPhone 4S.

Why Greenland’s “Dark Snow” Should Worry You

How Much Should You Loathe NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell?

Here are the facts.

Three Talented Actresses in Three Terrible New Shows


The Human Need to Find Connections in Everything

It’s the source of creativity and delusions. It can harm us more than it helps us.


More Than Scottish Pride

Scotland’s referendum isn’t about nationalism. It’s about a system that failed, and a new generation looking to take a chance on itself. 

The Ungodly Horror of Having a Bug Crawl Into Your Ear and Scratch Away at Your Eardrum

We Could Fix Climate Change for Free. What Exactly Is Holding Us Back?

  News & Politics
Sept. 17 2014 6:09 PM Here's Who Voted to Fund Syrian Rebels and Get This ISIS Conflict Really Cooking
Business Insider
Sept. 17 2014 1:36 PM Nate Silver Versus Princeton Professor: Who Has the Right Models?
Gentleman Scholar
Sept. 17 2014 5:10 PM Should Men Still Open Doors for Women? Or is it ungentlemanly to do so at all?  
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 17 2014 6:14 PM Today in Gender Gaps: Biking
  Slate Plus
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AM Is Slate Too Liberal?  A members-only open thread.
Brow Beat
Sept. 17 2014 5:56 PM Watch Louis C.K., Dave Chappelle, Bill Hicks, Mitch Hedberg, and More on New YouTube Channel
Future Tense
Sept. 17 2014 5:26 PM If Fixing Global Warming Is Free, What’s the Holdup?
  Health & Science
Sept. 17 2014 4:49 PM Schooling the Supreme Court on Rap Music Is it art or a true threat of violence?
Sports Nut
Sept. 17 2014 3:51 PM NFL Jerk Watch: Roger Goodell How much should you loathe the pro football commissioner?