I am a social justice and social change activist with a focus on disability rights. I have been involved in social change activism for 28 years, and disability rights activism for 23 years.
As a person with a disability, I was bothered by the fact that most of what was out there about us wasn't written by us, particularly by us radical activists. I decided to remedy this by writing about various disability issues, thereby adding my voice to the growing number of activists with disabilities who are telling our stories and writing our histories.
Although I have been a writer s more...