The word of the day today is discrimination.
Discrimination – Word of the Day Challenge (wordpress.com)
Disabled people on the whole face a lot of discrimination.
Being blind, I have faced my fare share.
I have been denied access to places, I have not been able to gain access to some places, I have been denied things that would make my life easier in my education, I have also been denied interviews for certain jobs.
Some people think that if your blind you can’t do anything, and that just isn’t true.
Others think a certain way about blind people. They think we sit around at home all day every day and we can’t be independent.
True that nowadays, I am not as independent as I’d like to be, but in my life time I have been able to walk around the city where I live alone, I have been able…
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