Thanks very much to everyone who helped to spread the word and to everyone who blogged against disablism, ableism and disability discrimination.
If you have a post for Blogging Against Disablism, please leave a comment including the URL (web address) of your post and the catergory your post best belongs to.
We'll be updating this post throughout the day to create an archive of all the posts. We'll also try to post links to every blog using the Twitter stream @BADDtweets
The amazing Stephen has helped me this year, but even with two people, there are bound to be typos, so please be patient and let us know if you notice any mistakes.
If you happen to have a round-up post of your favourite blogs from the day, please let us know. Claire from OT on Wheels put together Archives of tweets for the hashtags #BADD12 / #BADD / #BADD2012 whilst @spiegelmama created a Storify of the day
Blogging Against Disablism 2012
(Disability discrimination in the workplace, recruitment issues and unemployment).
The 19th Floor: Advocacy Works
Anytime Yoga: Scared to Ask
ATOS Stories: Work Hurts
Benefit Scrounging Scum: Do You Know What You're Asking?
College and Disability: Why are so many people with disabilities unemployed?
Crip_tic: Disabling farming barriers
Honour your Inner Magpie: Yeah, but would you burn?
Jennifer Sommerness: Untitled
Kate Bennell @ Sightsavers: Untitled
Legal Aware: My experience
The Ramblings of Me: The Irony of Coping
This Ain't Livin': The Exploitation of Home Health Workers
This is my Blog: That's not a compliment
(Attitudes and practical issues effecting disabled people and the discussion of disability in education, from preschool to university and workplace training.)
It's my life: Barriers to Education
Radical Neurodivergence Speaking: Update on the fights we fight from last year
Sunshine, been keeping me up for days: Untitled
The Notes which do not fit: Memories of a Special Education
Teaching All Students: Blending In
Urbania to Stoneheads: Deaf experience of higher education
Technology and Web Accessibility
Assistive Technology: Fire safety for the deaf
Indigo Jo Blogs: Mobile Accessibility
King's Learning Institute TEL Blog: The sharp edge of Technology Enhanced Learning: Science and Technology and Disability Studies
Pretty Simple: Complicit disablism and the power of reason
UK Web Focus: Aversive Disablism, Web Accessibility and the Web Developer
Other Access Issues
(Posts about any kind of access issue in the built environment, shops, services and various organisations. By "access issues" I mean anything which enables or disenables a person from doing what everyone else is able to do.)
Abailin: On Self-Injury, Autism, and Behavioral Therapy
AWTS Blog: Driven Round The Bend By Motability Myths
Dannilion.com: Being Accessible Doesn’t Just Mean Ramps
Disabled Medic: My Sunday Church Experience
eTenerife: Able-Bodied Assumptions and Tenerife Toilets
Fix My Transport Journal: Disability and Me #1
Gimp 'Tude: No Crips Allowed
Intractable/Implacable: Segregation and the invisible ones...
l’azile: if you build it, they will come: making co-working spaces accessible
lounalune: Accessibility of the minds
Madison Claire Foundation: Inclusive Playgrounds: Accessibility for All
Normal is Overrated: Accessibility: One Size Doesn't Fit All
Radically Queer: Rethinking Access
Rolling Around In My Head: My BADD
Definition and Analysis of Disablism/ Ableism
Facial Expression is Overrated: Reaction piece
Grace Quantock: Untitled
Nordic Network on Disability Research: Blogging Against Disablism Day
SpeEdChange: Toppliing Transactionalism
The Language of Disablism(Posts about the language which surrounds disability and the way that it may empower or disempower us.)
Abailin: A Few Words on Language
Accessiblog.fr: Being disabled: a matter of context
Adrienne: Why ‘wingnut’ is a poor word choice
Bethlehem Blogger: What 'retards' have taught me about peace work (and people)
CynthiaParkhill: I edit for people-first language
The F-Word: Calling out disablist language
I am not a nutter: I am not a nutter
Square 8: Connecting Dots
Disablism Interacting with Other 'Isms'
(Posts about the way in which various discriminations interact; the way that the prejudice experienced as a disabled person may be compounded by race, gender, age, sexuality etc..)
Diceytillerman: FAT CRIP! Random Thoughts Where Fatness and Disability Intersect
transabled.org: Objecting to Walking is Discrimination
Disablism in Literature, Culture and the Media
The Haps: Here’s What We Should Keep Doing
Ramblings of a Fibro Fogged Mind: Holding the Media to Account…
Single Lens Reflections: Blogging Against Disablism Day 2012 - Intro
Single Lens Reflections: Clippity Cloppity Goat and the Troll
Where's the Benefit (Guest Post): Disability benefits and the self-made mouth
Disability Studies, Temple U.: History is still happening
Relationships, Love and Sex
After Gadget: Service Dogs & Friends: Familiarity Breeds... Confusion?
Ballastexistenz: Caregiver abuse takes many forms
Crippled, Queer, Anglo-European Ranter: Sexual Eunuchs?
Gin and Lemonade: This is how I Roll
Nick's Crusade: The Path of the Disabled Man
Pretty Pancreas: Disability Tango
Sensible Susan & The Ladylike Punk: Sex & Disability (a.k.a Dissertation Fun Time
TGStoneButch: Pain and sadism, and a bit about how they intertwine in my life
AthletesFirst: Blogging Against Disasblism Day 2012
Youth - Fit to Lead: A Viewer’s Guide to the Paralympics
Ephemeradical: Linkpost for BADD 2012
Poetry against Disablism
Same Difference: Listen to the Silence
Art and Photography Against Disablism
Challenge Ableism: Photo Campaign
|General Thoughts on Disablism|
Accessible Insights Blog: Your Ingenious Life
Angelikitten: I'm sure that there's a point to this entry...
Anonymous: Shout Out
A Room Of My Own: We're All Different and that's OK
Are Women Human? (Guest Post): It Gets Inside Our Heads
Ask A Wheeler: Assumptions About Disability.
Diary of a Goldfish: Recall To Pride
F&*£ Yeah Fibromyalgia: Untitled
Girl with the Cane: Untitled
Happy, smiley and chronically ill: Reality versus Perception
Just Stimming: Truth Is
Low Visionary: Dismantling Disablism: Three Powerful Tools.
Mardahl.dk: Pain and Respect
Moiread: Today is Blogging Against Disablism Day 2012
Not Your Teachable Moment: Where HAS the day gone?
People Aren't Broken: Disability Has A P.R. Problem
Plato's Nightmare / Aesop's Dream: But these things are monsters
Ruth Madison: Us v.s. Them
Sanabitur Anima Mea: I’ve Never Met Anybody Who Wasn’t Important Before
This Brain is Barking: Today is Blogging Against Disablism Day.
Thoughts of Nothing: Untitled
We Can Do: Why Fight Disablism? A Global Perspective
Wordthings Of Jon: I'm sorry, but I do actually have a life
Parenting Issues(whether disabled parents or the parents of a disabled child.)
Children with Special Needs: Making Inclusion a Two-Way Street
Gavin's Gear: Parenting Rights
Ruled by paws: The Questions
Healthcare Issues(For example, the provision of healthcare, institutionalistaion of disabled people, reproductive ethics and euthanasia)
20 Commandments for MentalHealth workers: Untitled
Ballastexistenz: Pulling Back Curtains
Nightengale of Samarkand: Double Standards
Bruce Lawson: Untitled
Diceytillerman: Can We ReName CFIDS Already? My Proposal for Our New Name
Virginia Tremor: I'm not Drunk
Words of Wood: I Belong To Myself
Posts about learning experiences and realisations authors have had about the nature of disability discrimination and the impact on their lives.
Adventures of a Part-Time Wheeler: Ambivalence
Believe in Who You Are: Just get over it
Cats and Chocolate: Role Models
The Cat's Lair: Untitled
Coffee and Chaos: Open your Eyes
Cracked Mirror in Shalott: Something
Intractable/Implacable: Segregation and the invisible ones...
Midlife and Treachery: Do you let them know?
Never that Easy: My Years of Magical Thinking...
OT on wheels: Untitled
Painting: Discrimination 2 May Oneth
Pseudo-living: 24 Hours In My Life
Thoughts of Nothing: Living with Chronic Back Pain
Traveling Show: The BADD Post
The Wandering Monster: All too Familiar
A Writer In A Wheelchair: I don’t wanna fight no more
Disablism and Politics
(For example, the political currency of disability, anti-discrimination legislation, etc.)
From a nest of sticks and yarn: When disableism starts with us
Gilded Cage: The Myth of "Survival of the Fittest."
A Latent Existence: If you can tweet, you can work
Lisybabe's Blog: ♫...I'm going underground, (going underground)...♫
louisebolotin.com: No longer disabled enough: Cameron's brave new world
Maijan ilmestykset: On the ownership of bodies
Makulatur: Thoughts on the subject (Also posted here)
Ramblings of a Fibro Fogged Mind: How is an Activist Born…
Ramblings of a Fibro Fogged Mind (Guest Post): Spartacus and Me
Rolling with the Punches: You can type, therefore you can work
Short Cuts in Wakefield: Blogging abouts Disabilism and the Cuts
Stand Tall Through Everything: Rest Insured
Where's the Benefit?: The Price of Hate
Bullying, Harassment and Hate Crime
Funky Mango's Musings: Dead Happy, Derek, and disablism
Tune into Radio Carly: Untitled
You dont look sick!: Blue Badge Vigilante's
My Dis/Abled Body Belongs to Me, Not You, so Back Off!
Honour Your Inner Magpie: dis/abilism and the suddenly huggy lady
List of Participating Blogs
Outside the bubble in an eggshell, SpeEdChange, Ramblings of a Fibro Fogged Mind, The F-Word, Kimberley Tew, Children with Special Needs,Happy, smiley and chronically ill, Pseudo-Living, Gavin's Gear, Stand Tall Through Everything, Disability Studies, Temple U, Tune into Radio Carly, Unusual Suspects, Ask a Wheeler, Tiintax, A Room of my Own, Indigo Jo Blogs, Makulatur, There's a Botticelli Angel Inside, Snapping Beans, Welcome Spoken Here, Butterfly Dreams, Low Visionary, You dont look sick!, Social Welfare Union, Kate's blog, Crippled, Queer, Anglo-European Ranter, Librarian on Wheeeeels, Disabled Medic, Plato's Nightmare / Aesop's Dream, ATOS Stories, It's My Life, Anytime Yoga, Madison Claire Foundation, Angelkitten, Rolling Around In My Head, Intractable/Implacable, Lounalune, Against It, Stories and Research from an Epilepsy Sufferer, Crip_tic, Slewth Press, Gilbert and Me, UK Web Focus, Accessiblog.fr, This Ain't Living, People Aren't Broken, Accessible Insights Blog, Never that Easy, Gimp 'Tude, Painting, College and Disability, Ruth Madison, Urbania to Stoneheads, A Pretty Simple Blog, Benefit Scrounging Scum, Disabled and Employed, Sunny Dreamer, AWTS blog, Funky Mango's Musings, Single Lens Reflections