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Some Dos and Don’ts of Behavior Towards the Mobility-Limited

A little while ago, I made a Facebook “public service announcement” about how people should really try to help people who are by themselves in carrying a baby stroller up or down a set of stairs. 665 more words

Ableism

Change: It's Up to Us

The current conservative narrative revolves around the imagined horrors of Socialism. Apparently without awareness of the many socialist programs upon which they depend, the reactionary segment of the U.S. 1,767 more words

American Culture

Little Red Hen

Whenever someone tries to dictate my ability level based on what they see (a woman in a wheelchair), I think of the story of… 945 more words

Sprite Queen

Interview With Hannah McCallum

I’ve been friends with Hannah for about 2 years now, and she was the one who first explained psychiatric service dogs to me. So in a roundabout way I have her to thank for all this. 1,047 more words

Invisible Disabilities

What Came Before.

Given that the title of this blog is Diary of a Disabled Person you could be easily forgiven for thinking that discussing my life prior to disability is somewhat irrelevant. 663 more words

Disabled

Played the lotto!

So today while out shopping, I bought a ticket for the lotto for tonights draw. Its 6 million euro for the main lotto draw tonight. There are lower prizes as well. 74 more words

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