News and Features

  • June 25, 2019

    Disabled And Here: Interview with Bemnia

    “People treat diagnosis like it’s everything and if you don’t have a diagnosis, that means you don’t have [a disability]. It’s like: no, my symptoms didn’t all suddenly disappear just because you haven’t been able to come to a consensus on what to call this.”

  • June 18, 2019

    Disabled And Here: Interview with Mallory

    “One of the biggest misconceptions that I run across is people thinking that all autistic people are the same. I think those misconceptions are rooted in how little we’re allowed to participate in media about us. There’s a very narrow view perpetuated by films and television that most, if not all of us, are savants.”

  • June 11, 2019

    Disabled And Here: Interview with Moranda

    “Disabled people can and do maintain healthy relationships, and have sex! We have the same wants and desires as anyone else.”