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Bidrag till funkofobi

Jag skickade in en erfarenhet av funkofobi till instagramkontot med samma namn och här är det. Jag blir lite förvånad av alla kommentarer, förvånad men glad över alla som tar sig tiden att kommentera. 57 more words


Why Deaf Clint Barton is Important

So basically every single post I write on here has to do with feminism or superheroes, and today, I’m not going to fall short of those expectations.   1,303 more words


All kids want to succeed

When I was a kid, my teachers would get frustrated with the seemingly-random distribution of my abilities. They didn’t understand how I could read at a high school level but not read aloud, how I could do trigonometry, but not write cursive, how I could memorize some things instantly and others not at all. 764 more words

Vem får tycka till om Pride?

Stockholm Pride pågår för fullt och idag var jag inne och lyssnade på två seminarier (bl a om könsneutralt föräldraskap, mycket bra) i Pride House. 572 more words

Trip Anxiety

I’m starting to get anxious about the trip.  I’m trying not to obsess over it, but it’s hard.

Mostly I’m stressing because B won’t be able to go with me.  890 more words

We are not useless. We are fabulous!

TRIGGER WARNING: discussion of ableism, classism, trauma in movement spaces

Just today I was talking with the person I am dating, who said, “I just wish I could do more of those things, be able to go to protests and organize and work on the things I care about.” 888 more words


Civilization Will Stunt Your Growth / Engaging with Eco-Ability Conference

The video below was my contribution to the 2nd Annual Engaging with Eco-Ability Conference that recently took place on July 26, 2014. The abstract for the presentation appears below the video (which will be properly oriented when playing). 325 more words