How We Teach Disabled People to Secretly Hate Themselves

This is amazing,and encapsulates so much of what I feel about where I am in life right now. The ongoing struggle to unlearn all we were taught.

Any message that tells us we are less valuable humans because of our ability, race, gender, gender identity, or sexuality is an act of violence, even when we enact it upon ourselves.

Content Warning: Internalized ableism, pregnancy/child loss

Reposted from https://unstrangemind.wordpress.com/2016/02/26/how-we-teach-disabled-people-to-secretly-hate-themselves/ 

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