Nadina LaSpina on struggle, empowerment, & disability pride

pina shares her story about contracting polio as a baby and the prejudice she faced as a disabled young woman. Through her experiences, she became a prominent activist in the disability rights movement and has been arrested countless times for civil disobedience. What can we learn from disabled activists about living in today’s ableist world? What has improved over the years and what still needs to change?

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Topics:
Accessibility, Access, Inclusion

Author:
Lea Ceasrine & Rose Aguilar

Source:
Your Call

Date published:
Wed 8th Jan, 2020