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.
It's a tough balance, wanting to be informed while checking in on your mental state. A balance that is a privilege to maintain.
Disabled people should be given the opportunity to participate in all spheres of life - and until we are able to say that this is a reality, we must collectively work to dismantle the systems which exclude us.