Breaking Bad hailed as ‘empowering’ by people with disabilities
- Published: 20 November 2013
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Breaking Bad which aired its final episode in the US on 25 September 2013 was consistently described as the best show on television . It was also recognised by Australian television viewers with a disability in a recent survey investigating representations of disability on television and the opportunities the new digital environment offers in terms of accessibility features, writes Katie Ellis.
What We Can Learn from Jody Williams, Nobel Peace Prize Winner
- Published: 17 November 2013
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Disability is not worse than death
- Published: 25 April 2013
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Noah: A win for animals but misses the mark on feminism and race
- Published: 26 April 2014
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The biblical blockbuster movie is to be applauded for its strong vegan message, but the filmmakers’ inability or refusal to apply their apparent concern for animals to historically marginalised groups of people is disappointing, writes Ruby Hamad.