Why Can’t We All Get Along: Disagreement Within the Disability Community
I want to surround myself with people who argue with me, for I learn so much more from these conversations.
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It is very rare, as a disabled person, that I have an intense sense of belonging, of being not just tolerated or included in a space, but actively owning it.
“Accommodations are things that we need, and deserve, in order to lead our lives. But they’re treated—we are treated—like we’re trying to pull one over on the rest of society.”