Talk is cheap
Stop Policing other Disabled People
Sexual harassment is covered in Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. When you ask a disabled person about their sex life without their consent, you are committing sexual harassment.
This is how able‐bodied people sound every time we try and tell them a little bit about our lives.
They protected their homes at the cost of others, now they’re stuck in it, and I don’t care.
The absence of demand is due to the demand for our absence.
Having your existence questioned in public can be exhausting.
How trying to be inclusive (or at least included) makes you a total downer.
Pop‐up dinners will use a thousand words to describe the food, but won’t grant a single syllable to accessibility.
Being confronted with the ableism and lack of inaccessibility in the modern world can be quite startling for folks that aren’t used to it.
Changing the word does does not change our value as people.
These videos do nothing but create unrealistic expecatations and self‐doubt.
How language meant to sound inclusive is anything but.
I’m tired of being talked about instead of talked to
Our existence is political.
I promise that all of your excuses are bullshit.
Sometimes Happy Hour can really piss me off.
Civil rights should not be a line item on a balance sheet.
Idealized versions of what it means to be healthy are making people sick.
Get your entitled ass out of my seat.
Strangers touching strangers just makes me wanna kill.
When people just can’t keep it to themselves.
There’s more to life than two working legs.
Our relationships are like everyone else’s
Stop accusing us of being absent when you never wanted use their to begin with.
Spoilers: they’re fucking gross.
It’s not accessible if it’s a pain in the ass.
What is a convience for some is a requirement for others.
I don’t care about a history that never included me.
One of the greatest indicatators of a person’s character is how they vote.
The only thing we overcame was your ableism.
Booths are the worst.
Now this is a war on cars.
I mean you’ve already written it down anyway.
Old‐timey always means
All they do is talk about how you should be better than them.
Public transportation is freedom to a lot of disabled folk.
We are more than just a buzzword.
It’s not a great invention if no one can fucking afford it.
An all too common question that needs to die already.
Inspiration porn not only infantilizes the disabled, it robs them of genuine praise (and criticism) of their talents and abilities.
How to use the power of humor and humilty to make sure people don’t see you as a burden.