No amount of economic trouble or market-based capitalistic ideas should help determine one's right to accessible spaces, which should be available in an unconditionally equal manner to all persons, irrespective of their physical state of being.
People with disabilities are considered non-productive members of the community who do not contribute to the labour force. It is this assessment which leads to them not being considered consumers.
Is it possible to argue for a separate app, functioning as Tinder, for the disabled? However, this just reminds me of the world where the pure-bloods should not associate with the “mudbloods”.
Hichki beautifully depicts how persons with disorders and disabilities, as well as economically disadvantaged persons, are singled out.
शारीरिक रूप से अक्षम लोगों को न केवल स्वास्थ्य सम्बन्धी दिक्कतों का सामना करना पड़ता है, बल्कि अपनी बीमारी या अक्षमता के चलते उन्हें पारिवारिक और सामाजिक रूप से भी कई सारी परेशानियां झेलनी पड़ती हैं।
Indian cinema always portrays ‘disability’ on the screen in a listless and strange manner when it comes to the depiction of women with disabilities.
Women with disabilities are in no way diminished or incapable of choosing a partner for themselves, just because they have disabilities.
An erstwhile national volleyball and football athlete, Arunima Sinha is the first woman with an amputation to scale Mount Everest.
Responsible, ethical reporting of violence against women with disabilities, demand greater understanding of the broader context, empathy and willingness to report without creating ripples of sensations.
Sixth Happiness stayed away from the trope of persons with disabilities who can do no wrong and are in constant need of protection.