25 January, 2011

Guest Post From abby jean: francis fox piven

25 January, 2011 // 0 Comments

abbyjean is a feminist with mental illness(es) living in sunny Southern California. She’s particularly interested in how race, class, spoken language, and other identities intersect with disability issues. She loves research and science and policy ...

Disability, Packaged for Your Consumption

25 January, 2011 // 0 Comments

I write a lot about the way that disability is depicted in pop culture, and I also write a lot about why I spend so much time discussing it. One issue I think is particularly important to look at is the way pop culture handling of disability ...

Silky Locusts

25 January, 2011 // 0 Comments

Beth Slovic at Willamette Week: Hiding In America Like 4 percent of the population of Oregon, Gomez is one of 150,000 people in the state who are undocumented immigrants. Ronald Bailey at Bohemian: E.T. Stay Home? If extraterrestrial civilizations ...