My blogs this week

Before Jumping on the COVID-19 Media Wagon, Let’s Ask if We Should

This is not the first infectious disease crisis (think SARS, Ebola, and more) and it most certainly will not be the last. Let’s help make the world better and safer while preserving human rights rather than adding to the moral panic.

BioethicsTV (Feb 10 – 21)

“A second problem is the ableist slant this story offers. In reality, signing is how many people interact with others and communicate with the world. This is an example of what disabilities scholars would call finding a medical solution to “normalize” a person when the problem is in the social structure—more people need to know how to sign.”

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