UN Convention on the Rights of People With Disabilities
Respect for privacy
- No person with disabilities, regardless of place of residence or living arrangements, shall be subjected to arbitrary or unlawful interference with his or her privacy, family, home or correspondence or other types of communication or to unlawful attacks on his or her honour and reputation. Persons with disabilities have the right to the protection of the law against such interference or attacks.
- States Parties shall protect the privacy of personal, health and rehabilitation information of persons with disabilities on an equal basis with others.
Nothing About Us Without Us
From the blog
The children are being abused, and we’re all scared. We just handle it differently.
Then take a conscious decision to become anti-ableist.
Anti-ableist. Intersectional. Activist. Do those concepts sound political and scary?