#Stigma

  • Article: Women With Albinism Set to Climb Kilimanjaro to Dispel Stigma

    Women With Albinism Set to Climb Kilimanjaro to Dispel Stigma

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 28, 2018

    African women with albinism who have overcome abuse will scale the continent's highest peak. Read more

  • Article: This South African Singer’s Open Letter Is So Honest About the Struggle of Coming Out

    This South African Singer’s Open Letter Is So Honest About the Struggle of Coming Out

    By Thato Mahlangu|Sept. 21, 2018

    Global Citizen spoke to LGBTQ activists about how we can all end the stigma. Read more

  • Article: 10-Year-Old Boy Had to 'Prove Disability' Before a Flight

    10-Year-Old Boy Had to 'Prove Disability' Before a Flight

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 3, 2018

    His mother was left devastated by the “inhumane” treatment. Read more

  • Article: Prince Harry, Elton John, and Nelson Mandela’s Grandson Are Fighting HIV Together

    Prince Harry, Elton John, and Nelson Mandela’s Grandson Are Fighting HIV Together

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 27, 2018

    Teenage girls are most affected — but men have to be part of the solution. Read more

  • Article: This Transgender Man Is the World’s First to Front a Campaign About Periods

    This Transgender Man Is the World’s First to Front a Campaign About Periods

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 16, 2018

    Kenny Jones is making history — and beating the stigma of periods. Read more

  • Article: 12 Weird Euphemisms People Use Around the World Rather Than Just Saying the Word ‘Period’

    12 Weird Euphemisms People Use Around the World Rather Than Just Saying the Word ‘Period’

    By Imogen Calderwood|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Nov. 22, 2017

    5,000 slang terms for one simple word… Read more

  • Article: Rapper 2 Chainz Turned His Pink ‘Trap House’ Into an HIV/AIDS Testing Center

    Rapper 2 Chainz Turned His Pink ‘Trap House’ Into an HIV/AIDS Testing Center

    By Phineas Rueckert|July 5, 2017

    It’s a big statement in a city with one of the highest HIV/AIDS rates in the country. Read more

  • Article: What Makes a Man? We Need to Talk About Masculinity and Mental Health

    What Makes a Man? We Need to Talk About Masculinity and Mental Health

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 10, 2016

    “I just wish they’d accept it. I am that person, and I will be that person for the rest of my life.” Read more