The Spectator

Reclaiming “Disabled” through Visibility and Allyship

Jacqueline Lewis, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 10, 2018

When language is utilized as a means to construct identity, highlighting what words give certain groups power of agency over another is important, especially when discussing stigma on the Seattle University campus. The “Disabled and Proud” photo campaign is an effort by Students for Disability Justice (SDJ) to engage the community and think critica...

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