The Dangers of Inspirational Encouragement

Encouraging a friend to work harder in the gym for example so that the friend manages their final bench press has clear benefits. …

RuPaul celebrates diversity and encourages people to be themselves, to a point. We saw the limits of this with Todrick Hall who instructed one of the contestants stop dancing ‘like a spastic’. One cannot look at any strand of liberation in isolation and one cannot develop a more accepting world…

The human personality is impossible to define yet many young people are very quick to use labels to define who they are.

Many people say that labels are only for cans but in the rise of activism their lines seem to have become blurred, and it is important not to…

Josh Hepple

Josh is a law graduate who researches sexuality and criminal law. He has severe cerebral palsy and campaigns on disability and sexuality.

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