Rather than nondisabled people pretending to be disabled or imagining our experiences, let’s aim for a world in which disabled people are fixtures in every part of the media industry, so stories about us are meaningfully told by us.Demystifying Disability
Small victories in representation are important.Demystifying Disability
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I don’t personally like dismissing people for being ableist. It’s embedded in our culture, and I had to learn to be better, so how can I expect nondisabled people to know how to be better? What gets me is when people learn the harm they’ve caused, and double down about it.Dominick Evans
Ableism is attitudes, actions, and circumstances that devalues people because they are disabled or perceived as having a disability.Emily Ladau
The person sharing your content online needs to be the hero of the story you are telling.source
The job is what you do when you are told what to do. The job is showing up at the factory, following instructions, meeting spec, and being managed.
Someone can always do your job a little better or faster or cheaper than you can.
The job might be difficult, it might require skill, but it’s a job.
Your art is what you do when no one can tell you exactly how to do it. Your art is the act of taking personal responsibility, challenging the status quo, and changing people.
I call the process of doing your art ‘the work.’ It’s possible to have a job and do the work, too. In fact, that’s how you become a linchpin.
The job is not the work.Seth Godin