‘The disabled experience is an inherent rebellion for we live against the desire that we should not’
Without discussing issues that directly impact disabled women, feminism will never be a movement for all.
A feminist theory of disability would liberate not only disabled women but also non-disabled women because the theory of disability is " the theory of the oppression of the body by a society and its culture."
My mother saw the success of her activism realised in me.
An employer refused to hire me because of my nasal feeding tube. Now, I’m hopeful for the accessible future of work
Flexibility, empathy, inclusion - if these were central values, we would build universally better workplaces where the many talents disabled people offer are unleashed, rather than disregarded and ignored.