Mobilising from Home

Panel

Mobilising from Home: Making the Political Accessible

Sat 02 Oct , 5.00pm – 6.00pm

Mobilisation has often involved spaces or movements that were exclusionary to disabled activists. How can we expand our conceptualisation of mobilisation to include those of us who have to organise from home or from bed? How have hard lockdowns shaped our involvement in political movements while confined to our homes, and how we can extend our learnings to create political spaces that are accessible to and sustainable for sick and disabled people?


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