Hiding disability

When you do a google images search for Stella McCartney and Team GB you find a dozen or so images which exclude our para-olympians for every one that includes them.

Stella McCartney TeamGB

Stella McCartney TeamGB

This upsets me for many reasons, the least of which is that I am neither fit nor sporty and I find athletes unnerving and rather frightening, but I find disabled athletes inspiring.

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2 responses to “Hiding disability

  1. Ablism is insiduous, isn’t it?

    TRiG.

  2. Pingback: London Olympics Ablism | TRiG's links

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