Monthly Archives: February 2015

The #AutismSpeaks10 Hijack: Twitter Humanity Takes Over


It’s a complicated story, but I’m going to oversimplify because you should really get on Twitter (even if you don’t have an account) and check out #AutismSpeaks10 and experience this phenomenon for yourself. The organization Autism Speaks (I’m not linking … Continue reading

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A Matter Of Life And Death: Beyond The Headlines Of Physician-Assisted Suicide


I have watched friends and colleagues involved with disability advocacy struggle with their responses to the 6 February 2015 Supreme Court of Canada ruling on assisted suicide.¬†Watching most media coverage of this dramatic event one was left wondering “What was … Continue reading

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