Disability justice advocate comes to UB – The Spectrum

Sexism and racism are prominent topics of discussion on campuses throughout the United States.But what about ableism?Mia Mingus, an advocate for disability justice and awareness, spoke to more than 200 students on Tuesday night at her event Beyond Access: an Introduction to Disability Justice. Mingus, who is disabled because of a weakened right leg, became an advocate for disability justice and awareness after attending many social justice events and realizing that there were never any advocates for disability justice in attendance.

Source: Disability justice advocate comes to UB – The Spectrum

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