However, language is powerful and can stigmatise
, reinforce damaging stereotypes or cause distress and offence to people.
She also appeared to take aim at Andy Burnham - seen as the leadership front-runner - with a warning not to "stigmatise
" people on benefits.
Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW) provides mental health and disability care across the North East of England and its Chief Executive John Lawlor is leading a campaign to warn of the damage being done by Halloween costumes which stigmatise
those with mental health issues.
Many theorists suppose that our instinctual tendency to stigmatise
evolved from the need to adapt to life in small bands or groups.
Put simply, we need to understand the everyday life worlds within which people stigmatise
and are stigmatised, because, contrary to how stigma might be presented as a constant, it is not something uniformly applied to leprosy affected people across different contexts.
Using them to stigmatise
the poor is just unacceptable.
Mr Blair denied the scheme would stigmatise
Mr Blair denied that that the scheme would stigmatise
'There are many counties whose residents suffer from Fistula, HIV/Aids, extreme hunger and poverty yet leaders do not stigmatise
them on such issues.'
WITH regards to the criticism made by Tory MP Alun Cairns of food bank users, I'd like to say that I feel he is totally out of order to stigmatise
people in this way.
ELTON John yesterday launched a scathing attack on the "fascists and idiots" who continue to stigmatise