Activism, Media Reviews, public education

A New Video on #Chemtrails, but is it just preaching to the converted? Some thoughts on #film and issue #education in #activism

I saw a tweet about the trailer for this video, and decided to check it out.  Based on that trailer it looks like a well put together and informative film, something I think people who have an interest in chemtrails should certainly consider checking out, but it did make me wonder about the ways social… Continue reading A New Video on #Chemtrails, but is it just preaching to the converted? Some thoughts on #film and issue #education in #activism

Disability Movement, Media Reviews

#Dance #Revolution

I was reading an article in the Toronto Star the other day about disability and dancing.  The article was essentially discussing a segregated dance competition for people who use wheelchairs, While I think this is really awesome, the article also makes another important point, people with disabilities can dance!  While this isn't news to me,… Continue reading #Dance #Revolution

Disability Movement, Media Reviews, Real Beauty

Disability in the Media: Lady Gaga’s Disability Project

I`ve recently become very interested in how the media is using disability as a hot topic, while still oppressing people with disabilities.  In doing some research on this topic I came across an excellent article on Lady Gaga’s Disability Project. I`m all for people with disabilities expressing their sexuality, but Lady Gaga`s paparazzi video leaves… Continue reading Disability in the Media: Lady Gaga’s Disability Project