ableism

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Synonyms for ableism

discrimination in favor of the able-bodied

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He farther observes that certain musical styles can encourage different disablist hearings.
McCormack, Liverpool 8 Disablist attitudes, whilst considered by the majority to be utterly reprehensible, are still rife in society and many people, myself included, are involved in difficult campaigns to reverse these opinions.
Chapters cover racist hate crime; religiously motivated hate crime, homophobic hate crime; gender, transgender, and hate; disablist hate crime and "borderline" expressions of hate; policing hate crime; perpetrators of hate crime; and contested issues and future directions for hate crime thinking.
Ian Macrae, of the magazine Disability Now, said: "That the BBC did not tolerate racism expressed by Carol Thatcher in private during one of their shows, while failing to condemn Clarkson for an overtly disablist reference to a major public figure, smacks of double standards.
He said: "That the BBC will not tolerate racism expressed in private by one of its frontline presenters, while failing to condemn Clarkson for an overtly disablist reference to a major public figure, smacks of double standards.
Dame Jo Williams, Mencap's chief executive, said: "We have not seen clear leadership in combating disablist bullying.
1996) "A sociology of disability or a disablist sociology?
How can a profession which 'endorsed the rule of white middle-class elites' through 'gendered, classist, homophobic, disablist and racist orientations' ever have a future in a new social order?