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.

Tuesday, 6 August 2019

A new guidebook on mental health for LGBTQ community tackles associated stigma, misinformation

Due to long-standing stigma surrounding mental illnesses and the perception of the LGBTQIA+ community as a 'minuscule minority', no substantial ...


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Thousands flock to Vancouver Pride Parade, still fighting for LGBTQ2 progress

 The massive Vancouver Pride Parade is celebrating some major milestones for LGBTQ rights, while acknowledging more ...


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Despite California's travel ban, lawmakers find ways to visit states with 'anti-LGBTQ' laws

Three years after the California Legislature banned taxpayer-financed travel to states it saw as discriminating against LGBTQ people, lawmakers and ...


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Ruby Rose's 'Batwoman' TV's 1st Out LGBTQ Superhero

It's the first TV series headlined by an out LGBTQ superhero. Rose, who has said she is bipolar, believes society has come a long way in accepting ...


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LGBTQ Asylum Seekers Face A Special Kind of Hell

We can't look away from these stories. We can't forget the LGBTQ asylum seekers either. Members of the LGBTQ community need our attention too.


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Kansas governor brings sharp shift on LGBTQ foster kids

Kansas' child welfare agency has drafted guidelines urging foster parents to allow LGBTQ kids in their care to “express ...


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Petition Calls For Boycott Of Controversial Film 'Adam' Over Accusations The Plot Is Transphobic

A controversial LGBTQ-themed film that premiered earlier this year at the Sundance Film Festival is being hit by backlash over accusations that the ...


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New arrest made in murder of Russian LGBTQ activist Yelena Grigoryeva

Russian authorities have dropped murder charges against one suspect and arrested another in the murder of human and LGBTQ rights activist Yelena ...


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3 Ways to Improve the Outcomes for African Americans in the Rural South

To this day, explicit discrimination against African Americans through Jim Crow policies and residential segregation has implications for employment ...


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Where politics dictate definition of racism

Where politics dictate definition of racism ... Infinity Tucker, an El Paso native who identifies as Afro-Latina, put it more plainly.


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Why ... is just following in Ronald Reagan's footsteps on race

Since his campaign, ... has pushed race to the center of American politics. It started with his stance on immigration and intensified with ...


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Democrats heard our message of racial justice. When will corporations listen?

In the Democratic party, racial justice movements now matter. We just witnessed two debates in which candidates vied to pronounce their commitment ...


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Difference Between Ronald Reagan's and Trump's Racism--Incumbent Flaunts His Proudly ...

Asking African Americans to ignore the obvious racism that permeates the Republican Party is like asking someone that can't swim to jump into the ...


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Escalating killings in US motivated by T's 'race baiting'

 You cannot escape accepting blame for these escalating killings in our country that are motivated by your race baiting!," Walters tweeted.


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Trump Has Spent the Last Month 'Stoking Racial Resentment'

Sunday on NBC's “Meet the Press,” while interviewing White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney anchor Chuck Todd accused ...


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NY Times Tries to Motivate Black Vote Against Racist Trump on Sunday Front Page

No modern president has ever vilified black Americans or sought to divide people along racial lines like Trump, while also claiming to be a ...


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