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.

Wednesday, 12 May 2021

Taking away our family': Latin America Covid deaths near one million

Ñañez's story is a grim reflection of the tragedy unfolding in Latin America, a resource-rich but politically volatile region of some 650 million people ...


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Here's how you can help persuade vulnerable residents to get COVID-19 shots

“We're launching the vaccine ambassador course to educate people and to ... “People are more likely to listen to their friends and neighbors.” ... at least one shot are white, while less than 30% are Latino and about 21% are Black.


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Renters of color in Portland left behind by 2020 housing market, city analysis finds

The average Latinx family, with a median income of $52,573, could likely afford to purchase a home only in East Portland. And the average Native ...


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Workplace COVID-19 exposure was key contributor to death rate in Hispanic population, study finds

People crowding while they're waiting to enter their work shift," Dubester said. The report states that while Hispanics faced excess case burdens across ...


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Boston fields historically diverse crop of mayoral candidates; all top candidates identify as people ...

... milestone in a city with a notorious history of white political power, although most of its residents are Black, Latino, Asians, or other people of color.


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Through the African American Lens: Tulsa: The Fire and the Forgotten | National Museum of ...

... into a vibrant, financially and socially viable community of African Americans as they wished to live. The film explores the “comeback” of Greenwood, ...


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Nebraska escrow company launches division to cater to Spanish-speaking customers

... and Plattsmouth — areas that have high populations of Hispanics. ... is also interested in hiring more bilingual people to join the Hispanic division.


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Latino and Black children who get COVID-19 are highest risk for MIS-C

What it is about race that potentially leads one to develop MIS-C?“ said Dr. Truong. While socio-economic status has been a COVID-19 factor for people ...


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