A year after the Paralympics, are disabled people still invisible?

BBC News have created a short video asking if attitudes towards disabled people have changed since the Paralympics:

“In London in the summer of 2012, disabled people were suddenly in the spotlight during the Paralympics. But a year on, have they gone back to being invisible?”

Watch the video on the BBC News website

The video features comedian Francesca Martinez, we spoke to Francesca last year about attitudes towards disabled people and how she uses comedy as a platform for change:

One thought on “A year after the Paralympics, are disabled people still invisible?”

  1. I sure hope they are not back to being invisible. what these athletes accomplish is a tremendous feat and they deserve so much more credit than they receive!

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