El Gibbs

Writer and Disability Activist

Latest Work

What IDPWD stories to disabled people want?

What IDPWD stories to disabled people want?

Often media coverage of International Day of People with Disability (IDPWD) can be shallow, and focus on issues that aren't central to disabled people. I asked disabled people for their ideas for different stories about what matters to them- 'more about the day being...

Climate Strike

Climate Strike

How can moves to address climate change, and protests to demand action, include disabled people? Alice Wong, Jason Boberg and Mia highlighted the different ways that organisers of the climate protests weren't making them accessible. Alice raised that organisers...