disability

Popaganda: Invisible Prisons

The United States imprisons more people than any other country in the world. But we hardly ever hear real-life stories of incarceration in our pop culture.  On this episode, we share three stories about making prisons impossible to ignore. We hear voices from a recent national ... Read more »

Set Phasers to Inclusion: Disabled Trekkies Talk Star Trek

Star Trek is perfectly ripe for social justice and disability representation. Read more »

#CripTheVote Shows the Need to Make Voting More Accessible for People With Disabilities

For many people with disabilities, there are huge barriers in getting to the polls—but they can be solved.  Read more »

Why Disability Rights Advocates Are Calling Out “Me Before You” as a Hot Mess

The disability community is rightfully furious about the dangerous message this film sends to viewers. Read more »

Popaganda: Insider/Outsider

This one’s for the punks, poets, radicals, and outliers. We hear four stories about what life is like as an outsider, from tattoo artists confronting invisible disabilities to poet Hanif Willis-Abdurraqib on being a person of color in the punk scene. Plus, we hear from... Read more »

With Temporary Tattoos, Artists Make Their Invisible Disabilities Easy to See

The Ink Visible project asked five tattoo artists with disabilities to design temporary tats representing their unseen experiences. Read more »

The Complicated Dynamics of Disability and Desire

My invisible disabilities made me feel undesirable. It took a long time to love myself. Read more »

The Importance of Expanding Sex-Ed to People with Developmental Disabilities

A long-time sexuality educator discusses the importance of teaching sex-ed to people with developmental disabilities.  Read more »

Will the Real Kylie Jenner Please Stand Up?

The reality TV show star posed with a golden wheelchair on the cover of “Interview” magazine.  Read more »

A New Webseries Centers on the Lives of Two Friends—Who Happen to Be Deaf

In an era when “diversity” is becoming a buzzword, “Fridays” stands out as an example of what people should strive for. Read more »

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