Victor Loux Bookmarks Tag: disabilities

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Stella Young: I'm not your inspiration, thank you very much | TED Talk | TED.com

ted.com/talks/stella_young_i_m_not_your_inspiration_thank_you_very_much
Stella Young is a comedian and journalist who happens to go about her day in a wheelchair — a fact that doesn't, she'd like to make clear, automatically turn her into a noble inspiration to all humanity. In this very funny talk, Young breaks down society's habit of turning disabled people into "inspiration porn."