Weekly Disability Reading List

Closeup picture of a monthly calendar, focused on a single week

Links to three disability-related articles shared last week on NCCI social media. You can always visit NCCI on Facebook and Twitter at the following links:

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My Disability Is Not a Burden—But to Convince Potential Dates, I First Have to Convince Myself
Esme Mazzeo, Glamour - May 16, 2019

Sometimes the most difficult ableism to overcome is in ourselves.

Why I will start including accessibility information in my restaurant reviews - The Washington Post
Tom Sietsema, Washington Post - May 10, 2019

Restaurant reviews … and all other types of business reviews … should always include marks for accessibility. It’s kind of incredible that they don’t already.

Follow the Money: The U.S. Budget and You | Autistic Self Advocacy Network
Autistic Self Advocacy Network

This guide to the US budgeting process is part of a series of policy and advocacy guides, most of them written in “plain language” for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.