Ableism is rife in our society, and in our movements. The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic also continues to be a mass disabling event. Despite this, the British Left rarely talks about disability seriously. In this panel, we will discuss how our spaces can better centre disability justice and accessibility - and how everyone benefits when we do so.
Micha is London-based writer and editor, centring her work around the theme of liberation. Her upcoming book on the politics of mental health ‘Mad World’ is out in 2023.
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Shabaaz is a British Asian disabled person, activist and artist. He represents Manchester Disabled People Against Cuts on the Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham's disabled people's panel. It's his belief that we can help transform society and get real justice for disabled people.