I FIRST READ about the #toylikeme campaign in the news last year, highlighting the lacking representation of disabled people by the global toy industry. With big toymaker LEGO launching its wheelchair mini figure, I see it as a progression in inclusive play – something the disabled rights movement would be supportive of. For children who are wheelchair-users, […]

For me,
the
wheelchair
symbolizes disability
in a way a cane does not.

-Annette Funicello-

I discovered early
that 
the hardest thing
to overcome
is not a
physical disability

but the 
mental condition
it induces.

-Alexander de Seversky-

Disability is not a
brave struggle or 
‘courage in the
face of adversity’.
Disability is an art.
It’s an
ingenious way
to live.

-Neil Marcus-