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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.

Wednesday, 24 February 2021

Love on a Mission volunteer gives today's LGBTQ youth the support she once longed for

She remembers her adolescence taking place during a time when LGBTQ issues simply weren't talked about openly in this region. “I kind of felt like I ...


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Nonwhite LGBTQ people tested positive at double the rate of white straight people

According to the underlying data trends, the personal and economic implications of the pandemic are significantly worse for LGBTQ people of color than ...


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Governor Cuomo Announces New Directive Requiring Insurers to Cover Infertility Services for New ...

... LGBTQ New Yorkers, including the required coverage of in-vitro fertilization ... to prevent discrimination against members of the LGBTQ community.".


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Study Details Impact of Discrimination Against LGBT West Virginians

Being LGBTQ in any rural setting can be difficult. This is especially true for LGBTQ West Virginians. In a study released by the University of California ...


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Police billboard warns UK citizens that 'being offensive' is against the law — and the backlash is ...

Meant to show solidarity with the LGBTQ community and encourage people to report hate crimes, the banner warned citizens that "being offensive is ...


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How Two Utah Anti-Trans Bills Fit Into The State's History Of LGBTQ Policy

To break these down and explain some of the history of LGBTQ rights on Capitol Hill, KUER politics reporter Sonja Hutson joined All Things Considered ...


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Americans are identifying as LGBTQ more than ever, poll finds

Of the Generation Z adults who identify as LGBTQ, nearly two-thirds said they were bisexual, equal to about 11.5 percent of total Gen Z respondents. For ...


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Southern Baptist Convention expels Louisville church over LGBTQ policies

The Southern Baptist Convention's Executive Committee expelled four churches — including one in Louisville for affirming LGBTQ people — during a ...


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Who's getting vaccinated in California? A county-by-county look at racial data

Although data is incomplete, in nearly all counties, white people received the largest percentage of vaccine doses — even in counties with large Latino ...


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Break the vaccine rules to end a racial gap we can't measure

Among the steady stream of people exiting Stamford Hospital Friday night ... If Black and Latino people in cities end up with an unequal benefit, well ...


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Black-Owned Farms Are Holding on by a Thread

The legacy of structural inequality has steadily depleted their ranks. ... Racial discrimination in agriculture has long locked African-American farmers ...


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Examining Racial Disparities in Vaccine Distribution

Recently, certain people have been emphasizing racial groupings, specifically concerning Latinos. However, if you examine the issue thoroughly, ...


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This Is the Most Segregated City in America

Although segregation often exacerbates racial inequality, Pine Bluff is one of America's poorest cities and has relatively small achievement gaps ...


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Solving racial disparities in policing

... alumni, and researchers on issues of race and inequality across the U.S. ... America has approximately 2.3 million people in federal, state, and local ...


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Can a Racial Equity Training Reshape the Mindsets of Organization Leaders?

Jenna Aurand Scott. Building racial equity in workplaces and communities is an essential step as the nation confronts the systemic racism woven into ...


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The Afro-Brazilian Tradition Behind Carnival

The Afro tradition in Latin America is vast, especially in countries that were the gateway to the continent, such as Brazil. Known for its traditional ...


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