Tag: disability justice

Voices on the Ground

Voices on the Ground is an offshoot of Virtual Protesting, where we hear from people who are in or from the countries experiencing ongoing genocides.

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Moderation in Community

One Free Community’s approach to moderation centers community care. Learn about their collaborative process rooted in restorative justice, transformative justice, accountability, and community well-being. Join us as we delve into the heart of inclusive moderation practices at OFC.

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US Gender & Disability Justice Alliance

The Alliance’s recent Convening showcased a commitment to accessibility, evident in their comprehensive, clear, and accessible processes. Advocacy efforts during the event ranged from lobbying senators on issues of sexual and reproductive healthcare and home and community-based services to fostering cross-disability and cross-movement solidarity. The experience underscored the urgent need for systemic change in areas like healthcare, travel, and community support to combat ableism and oppression effectively.

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Call Up in community with images of fem people as cartoons with the words "Let's Speak Up" behind them

Calling Up in Community

Discover the empowering journey of a community as they courageously cut ties with an event due to its upholding white supremacy culture. Through the application of restorative justice principles and a transparent “call-up” process, this transformative narrative of accountability, learning, and the unwavering commitment to creating safe and inclusive spaces.

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Collaborative Spoonie Model

Collaborative Spoonie Model is an original OFC framework applying the social model of disability and spoon theory to the Holacratic working method.  This model centers members’ wellbeing, wherein they only share what is within their energy to offer. In collaborative social justice projects, prioritizing well-being, guided by the 10 principles of disability justice, ensures sustainable movement building by respecting diverse energy levels and fostering an inclusive environment.

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Intersectionality, Leadership of those most impacted, anti-capitalism, cross-movement organizing, wholeness, sustainability, cross-disability solidarity, interdependence, collective access, collective liberation

Principles of Disability Justice

Disability justice is a framework and movement that seeks to address and rectify the systemic injustices and inequalities that people with disabilities face. It is important to understand the core tenets of disability justice to support and advocate for the rights and well-being of individuals with disabilities. 

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