The North American Diversity

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, 26 November 2020

The LGBTQ Center Long Beach creates a week-long socially-distanced option to commemorate ...

“World AIDS Day is a reminder of how HIV has impacted the lives of so many people,” said Andrew Dorado, interim executive director of the LGBTQ ...


View article...


A jungle-style retreat on the Caribbean coast

Though Tulum has no gay scene to speak of and no LGBTQ+ bars, we felt totally safe in the city and were never subjected to any negativity during our ...


View article...


Friendsgiving is an epidemiologist's nightmare. But its absence is hitting some young people hard.

“We know that LGBTQ people and LGBTQ youth in particular benefit from having affirmation and support,” she said. “So the idea of chosen family is not ...


View article...


Hulu's LGBTQ Christmas movie 'Happiest Season' is the rom-com queer fans deserve

It's a sticky situation many LGBTQ people have found themselves in around the holidays. Maybe it's even happened to you. Your partner takes you ...


View article...


HIV drive-through testing program launches in Santa Ana

... services to the LGBTQ community in Orange County, is continuing with in-person testing through its Irvine facility by appointment only, at-home test ...


View article...


Thanksgiving: How Pa.'s LGBTQ community is celebrating during lockdown

The William Way Center, who normally brings together groups of locals to celebrate with their chosen LGBTQ familes, promised that despite changes ...


View article...


Lesbians, Bisexual Women Highlight Grammy Nominations

But there are also LGBTQ stars getting nods for the first time, including out bisexual rapper Chika, out gay DJ and record producer Kaytranada, and out ...


View article...


Survivors and Experts Educate About The Dangers of Conversion Therapy

LGBTQ nonprofits OutNebraska, Born Perfect and The Trevor Project held an online event on Zoom for survivors and experts to educate attendees ...


View article...


Victoria Beckham goes for 70s glamour in a colourful striped jumper and flared jeans as she ...

... in the white top, which featured the black-and-white image of Elton, 73, and was designed in collaboration with the Elton John AIDS Foundation.


View article...


Brazil has Black Lives Matter reckoning after man killed in supermarket

Despite the fact the majority of Brazilians have some African descent, only a little less than 8 percent identify as Black; most identify as pardo, meaning ...


View article...


Meet the Black designers rallying against racism in Italy

Recently, I spoke to the African-American activist and writer Veronica Costanza Ward who, on the topic of racism in Italy said that “we are still fighting ...


View article...


Getting America Back to Work

While the poverty rate for non-Hispanic whites declined by eight-tenths of a percentage point, black poverty fell by two percentage points, Hispanic ...


View article...


Native voters were the difference Nov. 3

4 people severely injured in 3-vehicle crash near Pike Lake ... which categorized voters into white, Black, Hispanic, Latino and "something else.


View article...


Deputy sues ex-judge about racial slurs in text messages

A Black Louisiana sheriff's deputy has sued a white former judge, saying a racial slur in her private text messages defamed him and has hurt his ...


View article...


Growing threats to workers' homes

Service sector job losses and remote schooling have had a major impact on Black and Latinx women; at least 824,000 Latinx women have left the ...


View article...


Black Native Party: The sensational political party that gave Afro-Uruguayans hope for a while

Afro-Uruguayans are about 1 in 10 Uruguayans. For a brief moment in the 1930s, the Uruguayans of African descent in the South American nation had ...


View article...


LGBTQ advisory group to help City of Perth diversity direction

Perth councillors have voted to establish a LGBTQ advisory group to provide insight and direction to the City of Perth, but knocked back a staff ...


View article...