I've written previously about models of disability - at least the medical model and social model. Recently I read a post on Tumblr that got me thinking about where I sit on the issue, particularly where disability pride comes in.
I want to be involved in disability pride. I want to be involved in normalising disability so that we're not seen as problems to be solved or tragic cases. A big part of disability pride to me is about saying that there's nothing wrong with being disabled, and that sounds great to me! I recently stumbled on this video by Robyn Lambird on youtube that really resonated with me: