By: Courtney McMinn In the wake of the multiple police shootings of suspected criminals, many of the individuals whose deaths have sparked the #blacklivesmatter movement including: Eric Garner, Kajieme Powell, Tanesha Anderson and Freddie Gray were all disabled, although their race and not their disability was the focus of news reports in each case.  … Continue reading Can the police’s actions help the disabled community?
The Right Way to Acknowledge Privilege
The Right Way to Recognize Privilege By Julie Martin Recognizing the privileges we have is essential to understanding the viewpoints of those who are denied those privileges. When we are unable to see our advantages, we tend to defend them as resulting from pure luck or our own hard work, and cannot possibly see the … Continue reading The Right Way to Acknowledge Privilege