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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.

Tuesday, 18 May 2021

Queer people stage public protest in Iran after gay man beheaded by family

LGBTQ Iranians are publicly protesting after a gay man was beheaded by his own family. Alireza Fazeli-Monfared, 20, was murdered on earlier this ...


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Food hall, LGBTQ bar & restaurant, and beauty concept announced for Underground Atlanta

Previously announced before the pandemic, the 14,000-square-foot, two-story LGBTQ+-friendly restaurant, cabaret and dance bar will celebrate its ...


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Canada funding project to empower LGBTQ communities

It said that EQUAL Guyana is a non-governmental human rights organisation whose aim is to engage, educate and empower LGBTQ communities ...


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Bucknell University investigates attack on LGBTQ house, reports say

Officials at Pennsylvania's Bucknell University said Monday that they are investigating reports of an act of an attack on an on-campus home of LGBTQ ...


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PSBJ reveals top LGBTQ-owned businesses

The Puget Sound Business Journal is proud to reveal our LGBTQ-owned businesses List for 2021. Businesses can play a huge role in initiating social ...


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Ikea Flies Rainbow Flag at Belgrade Store to Back LGBTQ Rights

Sweden's Ikea raised the rainbow flag in front of its Belgrade store in a show of solidarity with the LGBTQ community in Serbia, and is publicly ...


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More than a handout': NYC to launch largest work program for LGBTQ youth

The program is an offshoot of the NYC Unity Project, a citywide effort to help at-risk LGBTQ youth launched in 2017 by New York City's first lady, Chirlane ...


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Storyblocks Stock Video Starts 'Queer Spaces And Faces' To Show Real LGBTQ Life

Ad agency creatives often miss the real life of LGBTQ people, Abraham says. “One of our photographers, Shannon Beveridge, realized there aren't many ...


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Why over 85 Asian American, LGBTQ groups opposed the anti-Asian hate crimes bill

Dozens of Asian American and LGBTQ groups have raised concerns ... is due to inequality,” Jason Wu, co-chair of the Gay Asian & Pacific Islander ...


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Like the expression, 'Only Nixon could go to China'

Joe Biden's history, and image, make it both surprising and not surprising that he may be the guy who narrows America's yawning gap of inequality.


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How to lose America: The death of democracy looks nearer than ever

How to lose America: The death of democracy looks nearer than ever ... economic recovery, climate change, income inequality, childcare and more ...


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This Is America's Poorest State

Early evidence points to COVID-19 substantially increasing income inequality. Even before the pandemic, incomes varied substantially across the ...


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The Wrong Solution to the Right Problem

Cotton's tax clearly is not the bill we need to finally address economic inequality in the United States. However, it does signal his recognition that income ...


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Amazon Investors Urged by ISS to Vote in Favor of Racial Audit

ISS said in a report that, in light of discrimination lawsuits, an audit would help shareholders better assess the retailer's efforts to address racial inequality ...


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Racial Inequality In How Chicago-Area Homes Are Valued Is Increasing

The disparity in home values between white neighborhoods and Black and Latinx communities has increased more than six-fold since 1980.


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Chile votes for body to rewrite dictatorship-era constitution

This inequality was one of the main drivers of the October 2019 protests, ... per capita income and the third most multimillionaires in Latin America.


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