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, 3 de diciembre de 2019

Has Boris Johnson made a calculated gamble to ignore LGBT voters?

Having toyed with LGBT equality in the 2007 French presidential election campaign, Sarkozy won a comfortable majority, but by speaking out against ...


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Franklin Graham Prays For Chick-Fil-A To Stand Up Against LGBT Agenda

In a Facebook post, Christian conservative Franklin Graham asked followers to join him in prayer for Chick-fil-A to stand up against the LGBT agenda.


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Primary school children should learn about LGBT issues in every lesson, campaigners urge

Stonewall issued its voluntary guidance to ensure teaching about LGBT families and people is "embedded" across school timetables.


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Plans for Bosnia's first Pride parade prompt backlash

An announcement by activists in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BH) that the first official LGBT parade will take place in the capital Sarajevo on 8 ...


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ALEC to Host “Free Speech Dinner” with Anti-LGBT Group in Arizona

ADF has been designated as an anti-LGBT hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and has been an "ALEC Private Sector Member" ...


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Next LGBT wedding-cake trial scheduled

A California court has set a trial date in a case brought by two lesbians against a cake baker whose claims the women were searching for a lawsuit, ...


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Berlin sees sharp spike in anti-LGBT attacks, study finds

DW reported that there were 261 incidents of anti-LGBT violence in Berlin over the first nine months of this year; By comparison, there were 184 ...


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Mary-Ann Baldwin takes over reins as Raleigh's 36th mayor

"We never had LGBT representation on our City Council before," he said. " I think it's really important to have that voice at the table and I'm really ...


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Michael Bloomberg's chances to become president seem slim. But never say never

That was his support for stop-and-frisk, which resulted in a disproportionate number of black and Latino people being hassled by cops for no good ...


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5 Latino-Owned Stores That Celebrates Latino Culture

5 Latino-Owned Stores That Celebrates Latino Culture ... from discounts, most people actually consume even more things they don't even need.


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Black, Latino children do better with evidence-based therapy than talk therapy

A recent study by the Child Health and Development Institute of Connecticut shows that such evidence-based treatments are significantly more ...


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She photographs Latinx tribute artists through an LGBTQ lens

For her new photography series “Caricias,” Arlene Mejorado sees herself as not only an artist but more important, as a collaborator, a curator and a ...


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How to Find a Culturally Responsive Therapist

My family did not associate therapy with a negative stigma, though many black and Latinx people do, for a couple reasons: One, the notion that ...


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As Ethic Descriptors Go, 'Latinx' Is as Bad as 'Colored'

From the third grade through college, I never attended a school where a 98 percent of the student body looked like me or spoke anything but English.


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Tropicália 2019 brings together best of Latinx music community

Hosted for the first time at the Pomona Fairplex last month, the third annual Tropicália Music & Taco Festival has grown to be one of the biggest ...


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Latina Pushes for More Diversity in the Publishing World

With her position, she gets to help people be their authentic selves and realize ... When asked on her advice to Latinos who want to embark on their ...


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