Tag Archives: Disablism

Feelings of Sadness for parents of disabled children

I read a blog post last night which made me feel so sad.  It wasn’t the post itself that upset me, but many of the comments left and reactions by others who seemed very quick to jump to conclusions and … Continue reading

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My Top Ten Pet Hates

I Have been grumbling a lot about things lately, so I thought I’d share some of the things that really irritate me and my family.  Some of these will be generally familiar and some highlight some of the particular narks … Continue reading

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How to Change the World in One Easy Step – Or Not :)

Over the last few months I, like many others, have been becoming increasingly angry and frustrated as I have watched the government plan the destruction of the welfare state. OK, so the world economy is in a mess. But surely … Continue reading

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Two Amazing Days – My thoughts on Rights and Values

During the last 2 days I have spent a lot of time watching twitter and reading blog posts (probably much more time than I really should have).  I have read some really powerful things, written by really passionate people. Yesterday’s … Continue reading

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