Zimbabwe Disability

How language fuels discrimination

Hello blogging world!!! I have been missing in action for a while now. I had some serious writers block but I am so glad my writing mojo is back. In the last few weeks i have been pondering on why society mistreats and discriminates against people with disabilies. What exactly is it about us folk… Continue reading How language fuels discrimination

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Zimbabwe Disability

Of being a Zimbabwean woman with a disability

Being a woman with a disability is tough. You are always at the bottom of the food chain and that's if you're even considered in the first place. Now try being a black woman with a disability. You don't exist. You are invisible. You have no place. When we speak of women's rights, gender equality,… Continue reading Of being a Zimbabwean woman with a disability

Zimbabwe Disability

Disability Levy

https://twitter.com/colleenchifamba/status/558566105971564544/photo/1 I have been all up in my feelings for the past two weeks over the proposed “Disability Levy.” When I first read the above article I was rejoicing doing cart wheels and all. FINALLY there was proposed funding for people with disabilities. After the joy had died down and I was back to my… Continue reading Disability Levy