Stigmabase is a non-profit internet initiative dedicated to informing and raising awareness on the damaging effects of social exclusion and stigma around the world. The marginalization of individuals or categories of individuals is a too common phenomenon. Millions of people are facing this problem around the world and many complex factors are involved.

martes, 9 de julio de 2019

LGBT community in Puerto Vallarta voice concerns to lawmakers

LGBT community in Puerto Vallarta voice concerns to lawmakers
Deputies of the State Congress held a meeting with representatives of LGBT community in Puerto Vallarta, with the intention of listening to their ...

New LGBT+ specialist aims to be 'point of choice'

New LGBT+ specialist aims to be 'point of choice'
Silver said Be Out Be Free is working with LGBT+-friendly hotels and suppliers so clients “feel safe and wanted” when they go on holiday, with the type ...

Not my fault I was born gay: 19-year-old commits suicide over homophobia

Not my fault I was born gay: 19-year-old commits suicide over homophobia
LGBT youth at higher risk for suicide attempts. Studies show that sexual minority youth were more than three times as likely to attempt suicide as ...

Has the LGBT movement overplayed its hand?

Has the LGBT movement overplayed its hand?
A new Harris poll finds Americans between the ages of 18 and 34 are becoming less and less enamored with the LGBT lifestyle each year. 45 percent ...

First LGBT Pride March Held In Georgia Despite Security Concerns

First LGBT Pride March Held In Georgia Despite Security Concerns
LGBT activists staged Georgia's first pride parade amid heavy security in the capital, Tbilisi. About two dozen marchers gathered outside the Interior ...

Muslim dad slams school for teaching children 'gay is ok' in fresh protests against LGBT lessons

Muslim dad slams school for teaching children 'gay is ok' in fresh protests against LGBT lessons
THIS is the moment a Muslim dad blasts a school for teaching children being “gay is ok” as parents fury over LGBT lessons rages on. The man flew ...

World's first openly gay prince, who opened up his palace for LGBT people, hung condoms on ...

World's first openly gay prince, who opened up his palace for LGBT people, hung condoms on ...
Ten years on, Prince Manvendra is set to raise as much as $400,000 from a private fundraiser at New York City to build a shelter home for LGBT ...

HC declines to entertain plea for recognising relationship of LGBT community members

HC declines to entertain plea for recognising relationship of LGBT community members
The Delhi High Court Monday declined to entertain a plea seeking to recognise the relationship of members of LGBT community by ...

Racial justice: apology without restitution, lamentation without transformation


When The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary released its Report on Slavery and Racism in its history, its president wrote, "We must repent of our ...

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Transforming lives: Centro Unido Latino-Americano names new executive director


CULA envisions a world where all people are aware and able to receive ... Arriola and Lopez-Cervantes are both of Latin descent and see first-hand ...

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First Fil-Am woman rabbi is also a racial justice activist


Mira Rivera, who is in her 50s, is the first Filipino American woman to be ordained a rabbi. Rivera grew up in the Philippines with her ...

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Adidas' diversity message needs to match its practice


African-American employees say race is a constant issue, leaving the relatively few Black employees often feeling marginalized and sometimes ...

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The Reasons Behind Netflix's 'Latinx' Consumption Craze


"Latinx" millennials spend 34% of their streamed TV time with the service— 3 in every 10 hours, on average— while Amazon Prime Video and Hulu ...

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Mi gente — Latin trap music sets a new vibe


Latin trap has become a source of pride for some Latinx, such as history and government junior Richard Madrigal. Madrigal said Latin trap is easy to ...

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Outraged white tears about AfroFuture festival just proved we need spaces where white people ...


... who goes by Numi, is the founder and co-director of AfroFuture Youth. ... The statistics that illustrate racial wealth disparities in the US are infuriating.

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Global conflict situations, poverty lead to rise in mental health crises


Psychological disorders also go hand in hand with poverty. This can be seen in Latin America, the most unequal region in the world, where residents ...

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