For all those wondering why some in the disability community didn’t fully appreciate the musical number and wheelchair-user’s exposure on last night’s Glee, here’s a good article that explains why. 

I’m all for this valuable, prime-time exposure for special needs, and also for increased opportunities for employment for actors with disabilities.

Real progress will be realized when we recognize the value of doing both.
Photo of Lauren by Jenna Winter 08/ RicStar’s Camp