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Rosa Monckton, learning disabilities and independence

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This post is part of Blogging Against Disabilism Day 2013 Rosa Monckton, as I have written on this page before, is an extremely privileged lady. I do not mean privilege as in white or, needless to ...

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Velvet Martin's comment, May 1, 2013 3:52 AM
Thought-provoking read, ty, Matthew Smith. I was greatly reminded of the Coote family ordeal: Megan, a young lady considered to have learning impairment became pregnant and immediately was deemed "unfit" to care for her child. Although the young woman had a loving supportive family, still she was forced to flee her country in effort to preserve her family from being torn apart. Happily, Megan has proved a most worthy mother, yet no apology has been provided to the family for all that they endured. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2148069/Mother-24-fled-Spain-social-services-ruled-unfit-bring-child-allowed-daughter.html
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Understanding White Privilege and Our Mental Colonisation | British Fascism Revived in Woolwich

Understanding White Privilege and Our Mental Colonisation | British Fascism Revived in Woolwich | Power and Privilege | Scoop.it
For the past two months, I have been hitting twitter hard with white privilege. And unsurprisingly, white twitter followers (and non followers) are filling my mentions with the likes of 'you racist...
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Podcast: Charlotte Allen on the 'White Privilege' Industry - The Weekly Standard (blog)

Podcast: Charlotte Allen on the 'White Privilege' Industry - The Weekly Standard (blog) | Power and Privilege | Scoop.it
Podcast: Charlotte Allen on the 'White Privilege' Industry
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Podcast: Charlotte Allen on the 'White Privilege' Industry. Hosted by Michael Graham. 4:37 PM, May 22, 2013 • By TWS PODCAST.
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Special report | Portsmouth politics, divided by race - The Virginian-Pilot

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The Virginian-Pilot Special report | Portsmouth politics, divided by race The Virginian-Pilot In February 2013, Portsmouth Councilman Danny Meeks criticized other members for holding off on hiring two white men as city manager and city attorney in...
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Feminism Isn't One-Size-Fits-All - PolicyMic - PolicyMic

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PolicyMic Feminism Isn't One-Size-Fits-All - PolicyMic PolicyMic “I'm proud to be a feminist, but I'm not proud of the unspoken privilege that comes with being a white feminist. Fighting privilege with privilege?


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