A Senior Was Harassing Him For Using Accessible Seating, But Then A Stranger Confronted Him And Set Things Straight

Not all disabilities are visible and it’s unkind and unhelpful to police people for using accessible areas. Younger people are more aware of invisible disabilities thanks to advocacy, but a lot of seniors aren’t. This person was callous. Check out how someone put him in his place. My little brother Jake goes to his A-Levels …

Wheelchair User Was Extremely Frustrated After The Handicap Accessible Room He Booked Doesn’t Have A Roll-In Shower

Walking around a city in the hot sun, hiking through a beautiful natural landscape, or even being at a festival all day, it can leave you feeling grimier than grimy. And all you want by the end of the night is to plop down on that hotel bed after a nice shower. But what if …

FeM Synth Lab Is Making Music Accessible For The Marginalized

Change comes when inspired people start seeing obstacles as opportunities. That’s what happened to Natalie Robehmed, the writer and musician behind FeM Synth Lab — a synth lending library and workshop series catering to marginalized genders in Los Angeles. In the latest episode of Show Up, Robehmed recounts her entry into L.A.’s thriving EDM music …

Jeremy Allen White’s Internet-Breaking Underwear Photos Were Made Accessible To The Visually Impaired

fx Have you seen Jeremy Allen White’s Calvin Klein underwear photos? They’re hard to miss (but stop showing them to his co-workers, especially Ayo Edebiri). If you’re visually impaired, however, the Royal National Institute of Blind People has you covered. “We’ve written image descriptions to help blind and partially sighted people decide which thirst trap …

‘I constantly have to look up what those symbols mean’: User points out iPhone offers accessible laundry instructions

A new feature of 2023’s Apple iOS 17 update helps people decode their laundry symbols. But it seems not many iPhone users know about the function—or why it’s important. A TikToker named Aleisa (@wtfaleisa) recently pointed this out in a video that by Tuesday had more than 3.3 million views. “You can take a picture …

‘This is a huge issue’: Wheelchair user denied service at ‘accessible’ restaurant

A woman who uses a wheelchair says that she was denied service at a restaurant that claimed to be accessible. Taylor Lindsay-Noel, an entrepreneur and creator whose content focuses on accessibility, says in a TikTok posted yesterday that she was unable to dine at a restaurant for a friend’s birthday because it didn’t have a …

‘Clothing is not accessible’: Woman with short stature shares difficulty of finding clothes that fit her

A woman of short stature talks about how inaccessible it is to find clothes that fit her—and are made to last—in a series of viral videos. In a TikTok posted on September 19, Lylli Stapper, who is a person of short stature, says that buying clothes that fit her body is incredibly expensive because she …

The ‘Saw’ Traps Designer Sure Does Want Those ‘Saw X’ Traps To Be Easily Accessible For All

Lionsgate I know what you’re thinking: there is a very large elephant in the room and we have to address this. Saw X takes place between Saw and Saw II, but over the last two decades, the saw traps have gotten so complex, how on earth will the latest film make an adequate saw trap …

‘Unbelievably frustrating’: College student who uses wheelchair says she requested accessible dorm—and just got a bathtub

A college student who uses a wheelchair says that she requested an accessible dorm with a bathtub. She was placed in a non-accessible room with a bathtub. In a video posted on Thursday, Alexa Kate (@alexak8te) says that she requested a “wheelchair-accessible unit with a bathtub” at her university’s housing office. Alexa says that she …

‘He tried to take her handicap sticker and POUNDED ON THE WINDOWS.’ A Man Harassed a Little Person for Parking in a Handicapped Accessible Spot

I’m not telling you anything you don’t already know, but people can be so RUDE to each other. And a viral TikTok video that a man shared about what happened to his mother in a parking lot will probably make your blood boil. The video shows a man yelling at the TikTok creator’s mother, who …

Woman’s TikTok Shows That The House She Just Bought Is Only Accessible by Tram

It takes a certain kind of person to want to live in a house like this and it seems like this woman found the perfect fit for herself! A woman shared a video on TikTok showing her house that is only accessible by tram and it looks pretty amazing. Photo Credit: TikTok The text overlay …

‘MY BLOOD IS BOILING’: Man harasses little person for parking in accessible spot—he tries to reach into her car

A viral video captured footage of a man harassing a woman of short stature for having an accessible parking sticker. The TikTok was posted on June 19 by Peet Monzingo (@peetmonzingo), a creator who posts videos about his family members. In the viral clip, a man yells at Monzingo’s mother, who is a little person, …