Today in Ableism

Kate Moss says she can’t pose for photographs because she has “facial Tourette’s

Ok, sister.

Three legally blind women refused service in a Moonee Ponds restaurant because they had their guide dogs with them. From The Age:

La Four Seasons manager Mason Hawkins agreed the women were told they could not bring the guide dogs into the restaurant, but said the women were offered a table outside.

“They were really rude and refused to compromise with us,” Ms Hawkins said.

“It was nice weather, I couldn’t see what the problem was,” she said.

I would argue that the problem isn’t the nice weather, but the fact that you run a public establishment and don’t know anti-discrimination laws.


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