Last official day of UK Disability History Month – links to UKDHM

Disability History Month – Celebrating Our Lives, Achieving Equality, Challenging Disablism. Hi all. Bloggers, artists, painters, musicians, writers, radio hosters, poets, and other viewers of this blog. (Who I will never name if you don’t want me to… but your work, currently existing or yet to come, is and/or will be awesome. 🙂 ) Today … More Last official day of UK Disability History Month – links to UKDHM

Liz Crow -Bedding Out: Art, Activism and Twitter

Liz Crow is a performance artist, activist and creator of Roaring Girl productions. Many of her projects, most recently Bedding Out, was part artwork and part protest. Liz Crow doesn’t want to disclose her disability “because Bedding Out will become about people with X impairment,” but adds: “What I can say is that I have … More Liz Crow -Bedding Out: Art, Activism and Twitter

Lucy Catchpole -‘I love the Paralympics, but we can’t all be superhumans’

Disclaimer: Although I detail Lucy Catchpole’s argument here, I also write my opinions on it down below. This is clearly marked in the ‘what I think’ section. Read ‘Lucy Catchpole’s’ article on The Gaurdian here. And for a definition of ‘inspiration porn’ watch Stella Young’s ‘I’m not your Inspiration’ TED Talk. Stella Young is now … More Lucy Catchpole -‘I love the Paralympics, but we can’t all be superhumans’

Exposure Organisation

An award-winning youth magazine, film producer and charity, Exposure encourages young people to have a voice, for the good of others as well as themselves. So what is Exposure? Created by founder and manager Andreas Koumi in 1996, Exposure is a youth charity and a magazine, training young people to write current news and opinion … More Exposure Organisation

Disability Horizons magazine

Disability Horizons. Giving you a voice. Featured Image: From disabilityhorizons.com Disability Horizons is an online magazine that aims to get disabled people’s voices heard. Set up in 2011 by Martyn Silbey, a business entrepreneur with muscular dystrophy, along with co-founder Srin Madipalli, the magazine covers a wide range of topics including technology, sex and relationships, … More Disability Horizons magazine