An erstwhile national volleyball and football athlete, Arunima Sinha is the first woman with an amputation to scale Mount Everest.
I’ve been a sex worker for over 20 years. Some of my clients are people who were born with or have gotten a disability.
Born out of ablesim, this inspiration porn gives people wrong ideas about disability portrays us as one-dimensional saints.
Indian cinema always portrays ‘disability’ on the screen in a listless and strange manner when it comes to the depiction of women with disabilities.
Overall, Kaabil had a crumbling plotline, held together by a good cinematography and brilliant acting. But it reinforced what it was trying to disprove; the belief that the visually impaired are weak.
Manasi Joshi, is a kickass para-badminton player who keeps shattering stereotypes and pursuing her dreams through her grit and passion for para-badminton.
The Disability Bill 2014 was passed by the Lok Sabha on December 16, 2016 and awaits Presidential assent before it is formally enacted as Law.
Women with disabilities are in no way diminished or incapable of choosing a partner for themselves, just because they have disabilities.
SexDis is a non-profit initiative working to establish the fact that women with disabilities are sexual beings just like anyone else.
One barrier for women with disabilities in making interpersonal connections with the outside world is lack of accessibility of public spaces.