Things Our Culture Doesn’t Tell Us About Disability

Things Our Culture Doesn’t Tell Us About Disability

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Things Our Culture Doesn’t Tell Us About Disability Growing up, our culture tells us a whole lot about the world in which we live. The message of our culture is that disability is a burden, it’s a weakness, it’s something we need to overcome and fix. If we have a disability, the message that…

It's Like an Interracial Relationship (or: We Are All Carrots!)

It's Like an Interracial Relationship (or: We Are All Carrots!)

When I was dated, I dated. I dated men from pretty much every race and I was completely non-discriminatory in terms of country of origin. When I was dating guys from different races – or they, me – we learned  of each other’s struggles in our respective areas. My Japanese boyfriend in Japan had no…

It’s Like an Interracial Relationship (or: We Are All Carrots!)

It’s Like an Interracial Relationship (or: We Are All Carrots!)

When I was dated, I dated. I dated men from pretty much every race and I was completely non-discriminatory in terms of country of origin. When I was dating guys from different races – or they, me – we learned  of each other’s struggles in our respective areas. My Japanese boyfriend in Japan had no…