"You showed alacrity in lodging FIRs for arson, why aren't you showing the same for registering FIR for these speeches," Justice S Muralidhar had said while hearing petitions on the violence that has rocked the national capital in the last couple of days. … [Read more...] about Delhi violence | Decided not to file FIR in hate speech cases for now: Police tells High Court
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It’s the social media app taking the world by storm, but Reddit’s cofounder and CEO Steve Huffman didn’t have kinds words for the hottest app made in China. Speaking at the Social 2030 conference, which TechCrunch reports aims to spot trends in social media that will shape the next 10 years, Huffman weighed in when asked if startups had something to learn from TikTok: … [Read more...] about Reddit’s CEO calls TikTok ‘parasitic,’ ‘terrifying,’ and ‘spyware’
Wedged between the port of Los Angeles, the city of Long Beach, and the luxurious homes of Rancho Palos Verdes is the neighborhood of Wilmington. Listed at less than 10 square miles, with a population of about 60,000, it’s also home to the third biggest oil field in the continental United States. … [Read more...] about Patagonia’s new film celebrates activists fighting urban oil drilling in L.A.
Currently, she leads Science Policy at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. Previous roles include positions at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, and the American Civil Liberties Union. In 2013, Simoncelli was named by the journal Nature as “one of 10 people who mattered” for her work in spearheading the ACLU’s successful Supreme Court case challenging the patenting of human genes. … [Read more...] about Why patients have begun to lead the way in the fight against rare diseases
Fast Company received two nominations“The Influence, a print story from the November 2010 issue, with a comprehensive“We are honored by this recognition from the top judges in ourFast. “To be chosen from a group of distinguished media including National Geographic and New York is extremely rewarding.” … [Read more...] about Fast Company Honored With National Magazine Award