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Journeys: Season 3, Episode 26 – Simon Manda

We had a great discussion with Simon Manda – Editor of ThisABILITY newspaper. He share some insights us and news about the disability community in South Africa!


00:00 Intro
02:19 Simon’s Journey
03:35 ThisAbility Newspaper Is Born!
05:37 Growth & Economic Impact
09:25 Media Representation & FAME Week
15:42 Progressive Inclusion Realities
20:00 South African Tokenism Is Called Fronting
22:53 Intersectionality Of Us All & Advocating For A Better Future
28:28 Seeing The Possibilities And Making A Difference
32:02 Collaborative Creativity Networks
35:46 Impactful Laws Of Worldwide Equality & Equity
43:47 Issues of Poverty, Education & Affordability Disparities
49:12 Pay It Forward Mentality
59:03 Positive Initiatives Lead To Positive Impact
1:01:38 AccessAbilities Of Dubai
1:04:30 A Collective Advocacy Hope

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