disablism

The terrifying disablism of Me Before You

11 June, 2016 // 0 Comments

Me Before You just premiered in theatres, adding another entry to the long pantheon of films about disabled people, for nondisabled people. Like others, it relies on cripface and the presentation of disability as an unimaginable tragedy, which is hugely offensive.

Think before you share: disability

2 July, 2015 // 0 Comments

One of the most interesting things about joining Facebook, for me, has been exposure to the phenomenon known as the ‘share,’ the linking of something or relinking of something someone else published. Shares circulate merrily across the ...
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