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So You Can’t Take Your Reusable Mug To Starbucks Anymore but Why is No One Talking About The Environment Though? | crippledscholar

Starbucks, The Second Cup and Tim Hortons are temporarily discontinuing their practice of allowing customers to bring in their own reusable mugs because the practice is seen as a potential way to spread the corona virus. I have no particular issue with this change in policy but the conversation around it or more accurately the conversation […]

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"… It has only been about 50 years (if that) since it has become expected for parents to raise their disabled children in the community … | Your Privilege Is Showing

Your Privilege Is Showing November 26, 2018 ·  This is a perspective I hadn’t considered. Thread: https://twitter.com/crippledsch…/status/1062122008891351040… “I really need to remind the general public that it has only been about 50 years (if that) since it has become expected for parents to raise their disabled children in the community instead of just depositing us in institutions […]

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As Seen On Twitter | So, @buzzfeed really needs to hire some physically disabled people because …WTF? via @CrippledScholar

So, @buzzfeed really needs to hire some physically disabled people because yjis is not a thing that should happen pic.twitter.com/6Zz2chNj3y — Kimberley Jane Erin (@crippledscholar) July 22, 2018 Kim Sauder‏Verified account @crippledscholar FollowingFollowing @crippledscholar More So, @buzzfeed really needs to hire some physically disabled people because yjis is not a thing that should happen 10:04 AM – […]

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As Seen On Twitter | Let’s talk about this piece by @emorwee for a minute because it is a bullshit red herring via @crippledscholar

Kim Sauder‏Verified account @crippledscholar 15h15 hours ago More It attempts to “contextualize” the straw ban as good for poor poc which is presented as a reason to consider chucking the disabled people who rely on them under the bus Kim Sauder‏Verified account @crippledscholar 15h15 hours ago More The author however does not explain how a straw ban will help […]