A Look Back at the Words and Wisdom of the Rooted in Rights Blog in 2019

A Look Back at the Words and Wisdom of the Rooted in Rights Blog in 2019. (background is a faded image of multicolored English letters in random patterns)

At the end of 2016, I was entrusted with the privilege of being Editor in Chief of the Rooted in Rights Blog. It’s truly amazing that as the New Year is upon us, the blog is still going strong. This is all thanks to the writers who share their words and wisdom on the disability issues we need to be talking about. My goal for 2020 is to continue to amplify the perspectives of disabled people, especially of multi-marginalized identities, on the topics that matter most. I welcome you to join me in this by pitching me your ideas. Let’s continue to show the power of telling our own stories.

In celebration of the year that’s passed, here’s a look back at just some of the poignant, varied writing we’ve shared:


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Emily Ladau is the Editor in Chief of the Rooted in Rights Blog.