Another View of Ableism

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s.e. smith is a disability rights activist and writer based in Northern California who enjoys ranting about Glee, acquiring useless factoids, and fomenting class war.
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The Oxford English Dictionary records the first usage of the word ‘ableism’ in 1981. It’s highly probable that disability rights activists have been using this word much longer; many people are surprised to learn that disability rights activism has a history dating to the 1800s, that people with disabilities have been challenging discrimination against us for a very long time, … Read More

s.e. smithAnother View of Ableism