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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, 21 October 2020

How Online Therapy can Assist in Common Mental Health Challenges in the LGBTQ Community

The reason why LGBTQ individuals suffer from greater levels of anxiety is down to their experience as a minority group that faces regular prejudice and ...


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Connecticut congressional debate interrupted by profane Zoombomber who posted anti-LGBTQ ...

Some of the messages contained sexual and anti-LGBTQ language. Larson noted in a news release that Fay is Connecticut's first LGBTQ ...


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Children's Hospital LA Awarded for LGBTQ-Inclusive Policies

 Children's Hospital Los Angeles has been designated a LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader for the third year in a row.


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LGBTQ voters must show up at the polls, or risk losing progress

For LGBTQ voters, the 2020 presidential and congressional elections present a real opportunity to make history and reshape the future of this country.


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Researchers investigating COVID-19 risk in LGBTQ community

Northwestern psychologist Dr. Brian Mustanski has been working with the LGBTQ community for his entire career. Now, he's leading a study funded by ...


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Tiffany Trump says her father 'has always supported' LGBTQ people

Trump's re-election campaign has started hosting LGBTQ outreach events in battleground states. At the most recent such event, ...


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Transgender woman running against anti-LGBTQ Md. congressman

The Human Rights Campaign labeled him as one of the most “anti-equality” House members, saying he has “gone out of his way” to support anti-LGBTQ ...


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Tiger King' star Carole Baskin reveals she's bisexual

Animal rights activist and former “Dancing with the Stars” contestant Carole Baskin revealed she was bisexual during a chat with the U.K.-based LGBTQ ...


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The NYPD has a surveillance problem

... class-action lawsuit filed this week that alleged the NYPD has stopped and searched mostly Black and Latino people, and even after finding nothing ...


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On MeToo anniversary, leaders say focus is on inequality

In a year marked by a nationwide reckoning over systemic racism and inequities that have disproportionately impacted Black Americans, the #MeToo ...


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A hope to bring more COVID-19 testing to NJ Black, Latino, vulnerable communities

"Those are counties that are highly affected by COVID-19, and have large, vulnerable populations in terms of the Black and Latino population," ...


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Joe Biden with a Message to Black America

There is injustice in America. There is discrimination. There is a legacy of racism and inequality that lives still in our institutions, our laws, and in too many ...


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Artistic response to racial violence

The Los Angeles Pierce College Theatre department is addressing racial injustice and the Black Lives Matter movement in the upcoming play “Facing ...


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A Multiple Measures Approach to Workforce Equity

While labor market inequality predates the COVID-19 pandemic, Black and ... This section illustrates why the U.S. workforce accountability approach ...


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Our leaders won't fix the COVID inequality crisis – but we can

So too, the progressive policies enacted from the 1930s to the 1970s in the U.S. They came from trade unions, black organisations, churches and other ...


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IBM Needs Your Help to Expand Its Racial Justice Projects

Started by Black IBMers, the Call for Code Emb(race) Challenge tackles technology solutions to systemic racism, and their efforts have now been open ...


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