February 22 2010 Disabilities Newsletter
3E Love Gets A for Awareness
3E Love is a social entrepreneurship company seeking to change societal perceptions of people with disabilities and their abilities through clothing, education, and art.
Removing the 'R-word' Sting
It’s said that sticks and stones may break our bones, but words can never hurt us. Among those of us with disabilities, there is one word that brings a collective stab of shame and pain. It is the dreaded 'r' word and I’ll grudgingly spell it out so we're clear: retarded.
Disability & Intimacy Are Natural
People with disabiliites are sexual beings, too. We want the same things out of life as anyone else even if we do those things in a different way. Support us in exploring and developing as whole vibrant people without embarrassment or shame in safe ways.
Transcending Disabilities Biases on Love
Love seems a thing that society at large feels entitled to comment on and around which to set many high and wide boundaries for people with disabilities. Until society opens its mind wide enough to achieve that same blindness among all of us, an uphill struggle remains for those among people with di
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