Disabilities, Thoughts and feelings

Diversity and Disability!!

Too often I find that disability is the one thing that gets ignored, and an underlying ignorance to the discrimination that occurs towards the disabled.  Awhile back I wrote about some people around me had no idea that discrimination towards people with a disability existed, telling me I had no rights to feel a certain… Continue reading Diversity and Disability!!

Disability in books, media and the entertainment industry!

Should disabled actors stick to playing characters with their disabilities? Or should they be given the opportunity to play characters with other disabilities that differ to their own?

Disclaimer:  Once again this post might be a little controversial and I know that not everyone will agree with what has been written here.  And this one might be a bit more of a sensitive topic, and everyone will feel differently.  I'm not expecting everyone to see things the way I do, but once again… Continue reading Should disabled actors stick to playing characters with their disabilities? Or should they be given the opportunity to play characters with other disabilities that differ to their own?

Disability in books, media and the entertainment industry!

Looking At Both Sides of The Coin, With Disabled and Able Bodied actors playing Disabled Characters!

In this article we look at weather playing disabled characters should be restricted only to disabled actors, and why I think it's more complicated than that.