Journeys: Season 3, Episode 17 – John Morris PART 2

This is Part 2 – a continuation of the discussion we had with John Morris. In this part, we talk more about disability advocacy, the systems that hold us back and the projects that he’s working on.


00:00 Intro
01:44 Continued from last time on Journeys
02:14 Diversified Approach
04:00 Travel Accommodations
07:27 Disability Terminology Debate
11:57 Medical vs. Social Model
13:09 By And For The People???
17:14 Equal Opportunity
21:18 Just A Formality
22:45 Surface Level Inclusion
27:34 Discussion of Possible Solutions
30:29 Be The Solution Instead of the Problem
34:41 Decisive Action Matters
37:02 Adopting A Renewed Interest With Universal Design
39:00 Denial, Clarity and Philosophy
41:25 Humans Are Innovative Species
42:14 Collective And Collaborative Hope
44:38 Accessible Travel, Advocacy and Infrastructure
47:31 Accessibility and Airlines
53:24 Many Travel Options
56:25 Gaining Allies With Similar Goals
58:54 John’s Contact Info and Accessible Travel Website

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