I’m still catching up with the backlog, so some of these links are old—but they’re all still good.
@leeflower: The Geek’s Guide to Disability This article iexplains the medical and social models of disability and puts it into a larger context of representation. “Debunking the same misconceptions over and over again is quite tiresome.” (via Natalie Luhrs)
Talk about invisibility: I take an interest in Arctic exploration, and never realized that Matt Henson was black. The Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum has information on him.
Nice to see this from one of my favourite bands: Alright.
The myth of “do what you love”. “Do what you love is the ultimate individualist myth, one that normalizes a world in which most people have jobs that are just barely this side of tolerable, because if we are special enough, hardworking enough, and love the work enough, we will make our way to the top.” (via Tressie McMillan Cottom)
Art + Design
Martin Hill: absolutely gorgeous environmental art.
Jewellry splints for people with various joint problems. What a brilliant idea.