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April 28, 2020
[This episode is part of the Health and Wellness Changemakers Series, our collaboration with Shohreh Davoodi's Redefining Health and Wellness Podcast. This post is cross-posted from Shohreh's website.]
Do you ever meet people online who you instantly connect with and wish you could hop on the next flight to go see and hug them? That’s how I felt when I had the opportunity to interview disability justice champion and community organizer Alex Locust.
Alex is a fabulous “glamputee” who embraces all the intersections of his identity as a multi-racial, queer, and disabled person. We chatted about how increased access benefits everyone, the ways ableism shows up in the world, parallels between the fat liberation and disability justice movements, and much more.
In this conversation, Alex makes clear that disabled folx don’t need your pity or advice—what they need is your support and allyship.
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Alex Locust is a proud, multiracial “glamputee” spreading the word about disability justice, one workshop at a time. Whether on the runway or in a counseling session, Alex aspires to emulate the tenacity of the trailblazers before him and fiercely advocates for equity in all community spaces. You can find Alex on his website and Instagram.
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