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. Don’t forget, you can always visit NCCI on Facebook and Twitter at the following links:

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New content is posted every day.

We Need More Wheelchair Users to Become Architects
Niall Patrick Walsh, ArchDaily - August 16, 2019

A look at how some prominent architects with disabilities have influenced the push for wheelchair accessibility and universal design.

Confessions of a Motivational Speaker
Gary Karp, New Mobility Magazine - August 1, 2019

An honest, critical look at the business and practices of motivational speaking by people with disabilities, focusing on the conflicts between what audiences want to hear, and what the disability community needs audiences to understand,

Pardon Me: Helpful, But Unhelpful
Rooted In Rights, YouTube - August 27, 2019

Advice on the best and worst ways to offer assistance to a person with a disability.