Dear Media – We are not click bait or victims

I have been long waiting to get back to blogging, and one issue that I wanted to blog about was media’s way of portraying people with disabilities as victims or click bait. I guess probably should thank CBC for publishing this article for giving me the push needed to get back to the blog. Police…

Help! I Need Someone…or Do I?

One of the questions I was asked as part of our Q&A survey was how can someone offer a person with a disability help without having them get angry. It reminded me of a joke that I do in my comedy routine that there is good help and then there is overkill. As an example,…

Canadian Election 2015 – Impact on People With Disabilities

Back in 2008, our Federal election coincided with the Presidential election in the United States. I couldn’t help but notice that while both Barack Obama and John McCain had specific sections in their respective platforms dedicated to people with disabilities, our Canadian parties failed to mention anything regarding people with disabilities. Even during the current…

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