Stigmabase is a 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, 1 August 2019

LGBTQ Cancer Patients Don't Have Access To Affirming Care, But Here's What Steps Are Being ...

Receiving a cancer diagnosis can be terrifying for anyone, but particularly in LGBTQ communities, the risk of receiving inadequate cancer care — or ...


View article...

Bringing Back Federal Death Penalty Will Hit LGBTQ and People of Color the Hardest

Attorney General William Barr's directive last week for the federal Bureau of Prisons to resume the use of the death penalty after almost two decades is ...


View article...

Where the media missteps in coverage of LGBTQ politicians

How LGBTQ candidates are perceived when they run for office is determined in large part by how the media treats their coming out stories, the historic ...


View article...

The reality show that is changing the game for LGBTQ fans

Hannah Finnie a freelance writer whose work has appeared in The Atlantic, Teen Vogue and elsewhere. She works for the National Women's Law ...


View article...

Mario Lopez Responds to Criticism Over Recent Comments About the LGBTQ Community

Mario Lopez recently made headlines over comments he made about the LGBTQ community on “The Candace Owens Show.” “Extra” and Mario are ...


View article...

Shining a light on the challenges facing LGBTQ seniors

As Vancouver celebrates Pride week, a new program has launched in hopes of creating safer spaces for LGBTQ seniors. Isabelle Raghem reports.


View article...

Twitter account which protests against same sex education in schools blocks LGBTQ+ community

Questioning LGBT Education said they had mass-blocked after receiving abuse online - despite blocking accounts that had never interacted with it.


View article...

A record 7 openly LGBTQ candidates are running for office in Nashville

Councilwoman Nancy VanReece, who's running for reelection, said that “there is a possible rainbow wave coming to Nashville with LGBT candidates ...


View article...

Reagan Called Africans 'Monkeys' in Call With Nixon, Tape Reveals

“To see those monkeys from those African countries, damn them,” Reagan said, to laughter from Nixon. ... The audio was the latest reminder of the long history of racism by American presidents and came as the current president ...


View article...

Actually, Trump hates America — his only true love is the debasement of human beings

If Trump represents anything in nationalist terms, it's an America of the past, a nation that's white and Christian. ... What they hate is political inequality.


View article...

Liberal 'Sue-to-Blue' Strategy Disempowers Rural, Small Town Voters

Rural America may have a drug problem now, but it's just a couple decades ... As a sad piece of irony, the bluer the city the worse the inequality.


View article...

Talking Politics and Black America: EBONY Exclusive with Sen. Cory Booker

We still have a nation with so much inequality, and every child in America doesn't get an equal shot. As a young man, I started doing [organizing] work ...


View article...

School busing's lasting legacy on cities

It's about racial integration and equal opportunity in America, local control of school ... but equal” doctrines regarding school and public amenities led to inequality. Black and white Americans should have equal access to educational ...


View article...

Trump renews his attacks on CNN's Don Lemon after Tuesday's debate

“But I would just like to note that referring to an African American as dumb - remember this is America - is one of the oldest canards of America's racist ...


View article...

Study Highlights Racial Differences on Future of Work

People of color have a significant interest in education and training. Asian Americans, African Americans and Latinos were all more likely than whites ...


View article...

How African American Land Was Stolen in the 20th Century

I was shocked because, after decades of studying history, I had no idea about this fundamental cause of economic inequality in America. Writing this ...


View article...