Some Disability Pride Month resources

Did you know that July is disability pride month? I didn't until a couple of days ago—even though I'm disabled. Anyway, I put together a short list of resources to help you learn more about disability and ableism:

A couple of fast facts (for you to research)

  • Many disabled people do not have marriage equality
  • More than a third of Americans police kill are disabled
  • "Disability" and "disabled" are not bad words




And some fiction with chronically ill characters who don't die:


This list is by no means comprehensive. In fact, it's pretty basic. But I trust you to use internet search tools to expand your learning. (Do not ask your disabled friends.)