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22 random things that make me tired as a disabled woman

I am tired of often needing to value other people’s needs more than my own. I am tired of being anxious about small events because of the fear of being marginalized and silenced. I am tired of people over and over again assuming my opinions on sexism and ableism are just an emotional reaction instead… Continue reading 22 random things that make me tired as a disabled woman

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I love my wheelchair, Kylie Jenner

I have for a long time wanted to write about the love I have for my wheelchair. And I think now it’s time. Mainly because most (nondisabled) people have decided it is dreadful having one. They look at it with pity and resentment, terror and confusion. They see it as something that must make my… Continue reading I love my wheelchair, Kylie Jenner

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Bréf til fjölmiðla

Ritað 27. febrúar 2014 til Akureyri vikublað, Fréttablaðsins og Dagblaðsins   Kæra fjölmiðlafólk Fyrir nokkrum vikum var ég beðin um að skrifa grein fyrir samtökin Zonta sem berjast fyrir bættri stöðu kvenna og eru nú með pistlaröð í gangi varðandi ofbeldi gegn konum. Ég var beðin að skrifa um ofbeldi gegn fötluðum konum sem ég… Continue reading Bréf til fjölmiðla