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Blogging Against Disablism Day, May 1st 2010

Blogging Against Disablism Day: Addressing Ableist Language

Today, May 1st, is Blogging Against Disablism Day. Blogging Against Disablism Day is hosted every year by Goldfish as an absolutely excellent blogswarm about ableism. (“Disablism” is synonymous with “ableism.” Disablisim is the term preferred in the U.K.; as someone from the U.S., I’m more comfortable with the term ableism, and that’s the one I’ll […] more
Bits and Pieces

Bits and Pieces

I rarely say this about Above the Law, but PREACH it Elie Mystal. Over at Racialicious, Latoya and Thea also discuss the Stephanie Grace incident. The most outrageous thing about the Texas judge who slept with the prosecutor in a death-penalty case. Does Oklahoma’s abortion law legalize rape? Arizona is set to ban ethnic studies […] more