Disability Microaggressions — AKA “Ableist things people say”

Yes, all of these have actually happened to me personally

Black and white neon sign that says “No stupid people beyond this point”
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What is a microaggression?

A microaggression is an indirect, subtle, possibly unintentional discrimination against members of a marginalized group. Usually these take the form of statements, actions, incidents, or…