Image Description: (Top)CPWD IDEA Committee Logo (Bottom) Asian Pacific American Heritage Month written over cherry blossom tree branches. Source
Image Description: STOP ASIAN HATE. CPWD stands united with the Asian American & Pacific Islander community. Join us in condemning the racism, violence, prejudice, harassment, and undeserved blame related to COVID. Let's be strong allies and ambassadors of inclusion!
Image Description: Photo of Alice Wong, an Asian American woman in a power chair with a ventilator mask and tube. Photo Credit: Eddie Hernandez Photography
Disability rights activist, media maker and consultant, Alice Wong "... is the Founder and Director of the Disability Visibility Project, a community partnership with StoryCorps and an online community dedicated to creating, sharing and amplifying disability media and culture created in 2014. Alice is also a co-partner in four projects: DisabledWriters.com, a resource to help editors connect with disabled writers and journalists, #CripLit, a series of Twitter chats for disabled writers with novelist Nicola Griffith, #CripTheVote, a nonpartisan online movement encouraging the political participation of disabled people with co-partners Andrew Pulrang and Gregg Beratan, and Access Is Love with co-partners Mia Mingus and Sandy Ho, a campaign that aims to help build a world where accessibility is understood as an act of love instead of a burden or an afterthought." (Source)