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About samedifference1

Samedifference1 celebrates differences and similarities between the DisAbility community and the rest of the world, most often through her writing, in the company of her laptop, which she'd be lost without. When not blogging, she reads or writes for any magazine desperate enough to publish her scribbles. She enjoys the company of old friends, good books and cats.

Holocaust Memorial Day- 70th Anniversary Vigil

Originally posted on Same Difference:
From John McArdle For Immediate Release: 70th anniversary Holocaust Memorial Day Vigil to Remember the 1,300 ‪#‎disabled‬ people who died after being sent back to work by the Government’s austerity regime. Holocaust survivors, descendants of…

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DPAC #SackFreud Protest- Watch Live

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Confirmed – The FULL Impact of Cuts Disabled People Face

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Cross posted from here at the request of Sue Marsh. “Since the coalition came to power, sick and disabled people have claimed we are being fundamentally harmed by the coalition welfare reforms. Not scroungers or…

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DPAC Independent Living Tea Party

Originally posted on Same Difference:
DPAC is delighted to extend an open invitation to celebrate Independent Living Day with us on the 4th of July at the ‘Independent Living Tea Party ‘. The party will begin at 2pm at the DWP, Caxton…

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‘Look Down’- A Disabled Person’s Challenge To ‘Look Up’

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This is Gary Turk’s ‘Look Up.’ ? ? In just a couple of weeks, it’s gone absolutely viral. I was sent it yesterday and it did make me think, readers, BUT: Then I saw @BipolarBlogger’s…

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Disability Horizons #DisabledAchievers Campaign

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Beyond The Barriers- Launch

Originally posted on Same Difference:
I saw this a little late, for which sincere apologies to Sue Marsh, who wants it shared far and wide. BEYOND THE BARRIERS – LAUNCH!!!!! Good morning. The Spartacus team have been working for three…

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