Why that Paralympics trailer dehumanises disabled people

Why that Paralympics trailer dehumanises disabled people

That Channel 4 Paralympics trailer makes my ears bleed. The Paralympics as a sporting event is fantastic in it’s own right, the athletes are clearly talented and have worked hard to get where they are. However the tone of the media surrounding this year’s Paralympics couldn’t be more oppressive, dehumanising and patronising to disabled people. Continue reading “Why that Paralympics trailer dehumanises disabled people”