Two weeks ago I woke up to disturbing pictures and videos of disabled protestors being forcibly removed from Senator Mitch McConnell's Office for protesting against the Healthcare Bill. You can read more about it here. These are some of the tweets I came across on that day. https://twitter.com/NBCNews/status/877923923958038528 https://twitter.com/DCAdapt/status/877940114428747776 https://twitter.com/allanbrocka/status/877933174440943616 I do not reside in… Continue reading We Should All Care About Disability Rights.
For a very long time I have been quiet about the double standards by my people towards disability issues but today I choose to speak out. This morning after listening to a voice note from a friend I realised how over the last two and a half years I was bullied into silence for speaking… Continue reading The Double Standards Of My People Towards Disability Issues.