NEWS ROUND UP: 16th August 2021


Three blonde white women are sitting and smiling while facing the camera in a white studio background. The girl on the left wears a knitted yellow full length dress, white vest underneath and white trainers. She is seated on a stool holding a blue cane. The girl standing in the centre wears a white crop top and blue high waisted trousers. The girl to the rights sits in a mauve and black wheelchair. She wears a turquoise dress and a pink cape.
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Selma Blair sends support to Christina Applegate over shared multiple sclerosis diagnosis

By Peony Hirwani

Independent


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Three Chinese models are on a runway in neon lighting. The lady standing on the left wears a long black and white striped full skirted dress with a large pink bow on the waist. The lady in the centre is in a wheelchair and wears a black and white checked body suit with neon yellow panels on the stomach and shoulders with knee high front laced white boots. The lady standing on the right wears a blue knee lengths dress with a silver throw and black pumps. All models are wearing masks.
Image by Marvel Harris and MACK

“Raw and Honest”: A Photographer Documents Their Journey to Self-Acceptance

By Donna Marcus

AnOther Magazine


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Acclaimed Documentary Highlights Denver Gang of 19 and Disability Rights

By Hilal Bahcetepe

303 Magazine


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A latina woman with cropped black hair and glasses sits against a railing on a rooftop. She wears a red jumper with accessibility matters written on the front in white writing. She wears black leggings and carries a black cane. In the background a cityscape can be seen.
Image by Ben Lovell

Ben Nevis: Amputee Ben Lovell to lead charity climb

By Leeds & West Yorkshire

BBC News


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A white person stands facing the camera, hey have short dark hair brushed back into a quiff, they wear navy blue rimmed glasses, a burgundy zipped jacket with a white two buttoned polo shirt underneath. They stand with their hands in their pockets and behind them is a wooden fence with an orange tree heavy with fruit above it.
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Disabled Dating: Should you mention your disability on a dating app?

By Melissa Parker

Cosmopolitan


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A white woman with long brown hair sits in a wheelchair. She rests her elbow on the armrest and her chin rests on her hand. She looks at the camera confidently and wears a white long sleeved button shirt with rust coloured trousers. She is in front of a pale blue wall.
Image by Joanne Savage

Championing art of deaf, disabled and neurodiverse artists in Northern Ireland

By Joanne Savage

News Letter


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A young man with dark hair is mid jump in a high jump competition. He arches his back over the bar, about to clear and land on the mat. He wears a grey tank top, black shorts and has a prosthetic blade on his left from his thigh. On his right leg he wears a neon green track shoe
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5 Ways to Manage Rheumatoid Arthritis at Work

By Kristi Eaton

Self Magazine


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A group of cafe staff stand in their cafe looking up at the photographer. They all smile and are wearing matching striped blue and white aprons.
Image by Danny Gomez

Inclusive clothing line creates fashion, function for people with disabilities

By Zarina Khairzada

Spectrum News 1


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