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Stigmabase is a canadian 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.

Thursday, 15 April 2021

San Francisco's LGBTQ+ Community Spaces Fight to Survive

LGBT studies courses will continue to be remote this upcoming fall, giving instructors the time to prepare for teaching in person for future semesters.


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9 Bachelor stars who identify as LGBTQ

This makes him the first former lead to be part of the LGBTQ community, and the first gay male involved with the show. Demi Burnett came out as ...


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Death of gay Kakuma refugee spurs LGBTQ Africans' calls for evacuation

LGBTQ African activists have called upon human rights and humanitarian organizations to expedite evacuation of queer refugees from Kenya's Camp ...


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Lee County School Board debates when LGBTQ policies were added to code of conduct

Lee County School Board members are now looking at each other when it comes to LGBTQ policies that made it into the approved student code of ...


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Ride or Die' Review: Miles Ahead of Japan's Stereotypical LGBTQ Films

Here, his mindful depiction of same-sex attraction is a far cry from the cringing stereotypes traded in other Japanese LGBTQ-themed films, like the ...


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Matt Houghton, the director of the short film 'Landline'

The film offers a glimpse into the views and experiences of LGBTQ people in the British farming community. “I was chatting one evening over dinner ...


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Old Main rainbow lit in solidarity with LGBTQ students at BYU

Students and faculty at Utah State University braved 30 mph wind Tuesday evening to light Old Main in rainbow colors in solidarity with LGBTQ ...


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Bill allowing parents to opt children out of LGBTQ-related curriculum passes state legislature

Joe Woolley, CEO of Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce, told The Tennessean three conventions are preparing to pull events out of Nashville ...


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Vaccine Hesitancy Runs Higher Among Peoria's Black, Latinx Populations

70% of the Black respondents reside in the 61605 ZIP code which encompasses the South Side, while 45% of the Latinx respondents live in the ...


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Racial Disparities Remain for Diabetes and HTN Mortality in Rural Areas

During the same time period, rural racial disparities have narrowed between Black and White patients in terms of deaths from cardiovascular disease ( ...


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Racial bias in mortality prediction scores

Racial bias in mortality prediction scores. Mortality prediction models alone could divert scarce critical care resources away from Black patients. The ...


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Fed leaders agree: Economics has a racial-disparity problem

“Race is a variable that economists are lazy about,” said Raphael Bostic, the president of the Atlanta Fed and the first Black president of a regional Fed ...


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Why lawmakers want to create public banks

... low-income communities and communities of color the hardest, both economically and disproportionately infecting Black and Latinx New Yorkers.


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Racial and socioeconomic disparities in the efficacy of a family-based treatment programme for ...

Race was classified into White, Black or other/multi-race. Treatment efficacy was assessed by change in child % OV (BMI % above median BMI for age ...


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Small clinics at Baltimore churches and apartment buildings reach ...

White people in Maryland are still getting vaccinated at a much higher rate than Black people. Latino Marylanders, about 10% of the population, have ...


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Worries About Broader Vaccine Rollouts And Racial Inequality

Worries About Broader Vaccine Rollouts And Racial Inequality. Vaccine hesitancy among Black and Hispanic Americans is highlighted in reports from ...


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Black Horror And The Technology Of Monsters

Means Coleman, approaches the history of Black representation in horror as a story inextricable from American history and culture as a whole – and in ...


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STIGMABASE is a canadian 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.