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Word of the week: “Cripping up”

Now, every week, My Sherpa chooses a word to highlight, because it’s “trendy”. Because there needs to be an explanation, and, above all, because it echoes our values and principles.
cropping up

Today, focus on 

« cropping up ».

The discomfort of the disabled played by able-bodied people on the screen.

The roles of disabled characters played by able-bodied actors and actresses attract the wrath of anti-validism activists, who denounce an invisibilization.

Validism is the systemic oppression of people with disabilities.


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