1. Guest, the 'News in Brief' for the week beginning 7th June 2021 is here.
    Dismiss Notice
  2. Welcome! To read the Core Purpose and Values of our forum, click here.
    Dismiss Notice
  3. Contribute to feedback on the CDC Evidence Review, for more details click here
    Dismiss Notice

BBC Newsbeat: " Stansted Airport staff told me I 'don't look ill enough' to be disabled "

Discussion in 'Health News and Research unrelated to ME/CFS' started by Andy, Jan 5, 2018.

  1. Andy

    Andy Committee Member (& Outreach when energy allows)

    Messages:
    13,221
    Likes Received:
    95,531
    Location:
    Hampshire, UK
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/artic...told-me-i-dont-look-ill-enough-to-be-disabled
     
    Inara, Skycloud, Alvin and 25 others like this.
  2. TiredSam

    TiredSam Moderator Staff Member

    Messages:
    9,035
    Likes Received:
    44,421
    Location:
    Germany
    Glad to see this issue getting a bit of publicity.
     
    Inara, Skycloud, EzzieD and 14 others like this.
  3. Luther Blissett

    Luther Blissett Senior Member (Voting Rights)

    Messages:
    1,678
    Likes Received:
    12,944
    https://twitter.com/spooniefighter

    is her twitter if you want to send a like or whatever you twitter people do.

    Self described feminist spoonie and cat mom so she's just like most of the people on here :p

    I'm giving the link because of the media piece that I read that didn't even link to her twitter account, but posted a screenshot of the tweet. She seems pretty good at telling trolls to piss off too :)
     
    EzzieD, Inara, Mij and 8 others like this.
  4. Amw66

    Amw66 Senior Member (Voting Rights)

    Messages:
    4,510
    Likes Received:
    21,514
  5. TiredSam

    TiredSam Moderator Staff Member

    Messages:
    9,035
    Likes Received:
    44,421
    Location:
    Germany
    Yup.
     
  6. Barry

    Barry Senior Member (Voting Rights)

    Messages:
    6,856
    Likes Received:
    46,563
    This twitter response was good:
    upload_2018-1-6_21-17-12.png
     

Share This Page