Call Out Ableism – Invisible Disability Project

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Flip the Script by Calling Out Ableism First

Invisible Disability Project designed a card, inspired by the work of Adrian Piper, specifically to call out ableism before we talk about diverse bodies and minds as an inconvenience to any given structure or relationship. The card does not engage the fantasies of normal. It engages offensive, discriminatory behavior directly by alerting an individual or group to the presence of ableist attitudes and behaviors. And it goes like this:

“Dear Friend,
That thing you just did — that was ableism.

I am sure you did not [...]

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