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In Which I Don't Matter

TW: anxiety

So I spent most of the day stuck inside my house, crying and terrified.

Why?

Well, I woke up after two hours to a banging outside. 1,169 more words

Disability

Staring - A Vignette

I need to talk about the stare – an unique aspect of life with a disability or any kind of physical difference. But, it’s also a highly individual experience, so keep in mind, this post is a personal view. 173 more words

My Mom Is an Autism Expert and I Don't Trust Her to Take Care of My Autistic Child

Content Notion: This post describes detailed practices that are often a part of ABA, ableist treatments for autistic people and ignoring of enbies.

After years of increasing problems with my mom, I’ve told her that I don’t want her to help out by taking care of my kid anymore. 1,223 more words

Autism

Should University English be a requirement into post-secondary programs?

Short answer: No.

The longer answer is more complex; I honestly do not know. I am not a scholar, nor an expert of any kind on this subject matter. 598 more words

Pending thoughts: Ableism and its discontents.

This is the first example of a new kind of post I’m trying out, if you want an explanation, please go here: https://thenegrosubversive.com/2017/03/24/pending-thoughts-2/

I had an interesting experience at my job recently, I work as a tour guide on an open air doubledecker bus, and one of my guests was a young man in a wheel chair traveling with his mother. 965 more words

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activism ~ thoughts on ableism ref: https://thenegrosubversive.com

Behavior Plan For Parents of Newly Diagnosed Autistic Children

Behavior Plan For Parents of Newly Diagnosed Autistic Children:
  by Lei Wiley-Mydske

Your feelings about autism are constructed by living in a world that fears and stigmatizes disabled lives.   684 more words

Autism

Everything Everything: an in-depth analysis into the ableism problem

Later this year the Everything Everything movie will come out, and people and opinions (I’m sure) will be divided all over again. If you haven’t read Everything Everything, or even if you have read it as someone who doesn’t delve into book twitter/tumblr or read goodreads reviews, you probably have no idea what I’m talking about. 2,121 more words

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