Kids are naturally curious—this is a wonderful thing. But they also haven’t mastered social cues. This can make parents uncomfortable. Daniel T. Willingham is the father of 15-year-old Esprit, who has a rare chromosomal disorder called trisomy-18. She cannot walk or speak. Cognitively, she’s comparable to a…
I stumbled on this and though it was right up our alley; an upcoming sf anthology exploring the intersectionality of disabilities, gender, race, class and sexuality.
This post has been triggered by something on Twitter, but I am emphatically NOT calling out anyone who posted it - similar pictures have gone around forever and have upset me before.
My friend just linked to this article on Facebook and I love it! A fashion photographer photographs people with disabilities in a way to emphasize their humanity and show them as beautiful. From the article: