This guide provides information and resources on the Disability Rights Movement. The Disability Rights Movement is a global social movement to secure equal opportunities and equal rights for all people with disabilities.
We’re Dawn (living in DC) and Daana (living in WI) — two Black women with Multiple Sclerosis, sharing our musings on life, MS, and everything in between.
Myelin and Melanin?! Myelin is the protective shield that covers nerves in the central nervous system. When it’s damaged it forms scar tissue or sclerosis, which gives MS its name. Melanin is the protective shield that brings us our magic.
This is life from a disabled lens. Disability Visibility is a podcast hosted by San Francisco night owl Alice Wong featuring conversations on politics, culture, and media with disabled people. If you’re interested in disability rights, social justice, and intersectionality, this show is for you. It’s time to hear more disabled people in podcasting and radio. Disability Visibility is a production of the Disability Visibility Project, an online community dedicated to creating, sharing, and amplifying disability media and culture.