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Transgender Policies: “Yo homey…is that my briefcase?” 2

FIDE stepped in it with this nonsense that Jennifer Shahade calls out, brilliantly tying it to the Chess #MeToo movement: Last week, the International Chess Federation, or FIDE, announced new regulations on transgender players, including new restrictions on transgender women competing in women’s events and stripping trans men of previously won […]


JUDE ACERS’ FINAL MATCH NOTES

US Chess: Stopping the Bleeding Readers kindly note ROUND SIX :THE DUBAI IMMORTAL SIXTH “GAME,,,, Because the match produced already a staggering one in a billion duel to be seriously considered by many as the greatest world title game ever played /definitely watched live … move by move by more […]


ChessFlash News/May 27, 2020/Throwback Thursday Update

NEW YORK CHESS GRANDMASTER IRINA KRUSH HIT REPEATEDLY WITH COVID-19 VIRUS/NARROWLY SURVIVES FOUR TRIPS TO EMERGENCY ROOMS … LEADS TEAM USA SUPER GM CHESS TEAM TO WORLD ONLINE NATIONS CUP FINALS TIE VERSUS CHINA MEDIA ALERT THREE  QUARTERS OF A PAGE NEW YORK TIMES ARTICLE WITH TWO PHOTOGRAPHS This just in from […]


Chessflash World News/Nov 24, 2019

CHESSLAB’S MONSTER ON THE ROAD CHESS MACHINE/PROFESSIONAL CHESS MASTER JUDE ACERS “MR. HUMBLE” OF NEW ORLEANS … (20 years CHESSLAB chess columnist/SAVAGE COMMENTATOR !!) … now fully sponsored, cocked, loaded and ready to play in the 2020 FIDE SENIOR WORLD CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP in Assisi, Italy, Nov 6-16, 2020. Will also […]