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An update on Crippen’s cartoon resurrection project

By Crippen / 2023-01-20
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Since starting my project to redraw the cartoons that I created back in the 1980’s and 90’s I have raised over £1,400 through my crowdfunding

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Crippen discovers that assisted dying in Canada is to include those with mental illness.

By Crippen / 2023-01-19
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Since 2016, Canada’s medical assistance in dying programme – known by its acronym ‘Maid’ – has been available for adults with terminal illness. They are

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Where are the ‘Mad’ creatives on TV?

By Dolly Sen / 2023-01-13
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Did you know I played a child alien in the Empire Strikes Back? Or that I broke rocks in Indiana Jones and the Temple

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Crippen and the continuing story of how the EHRC loses even more credibility

By Crippen / 2023-01-08
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You may recall me having suggested that the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) wasn’t fit for purpose and that they had lost all credibility

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Introducing the team: Highlights of 2022

By Colin Hambrook / 2022-12-23
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It seems remarkable how quickly this year has gone and how much Disability Arts Online has developed as an organisation with Trish Wheatley at the

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Breath. Blood. Bone. – November Research

By Sasha Saben Callaghan / 2022-12-23
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Breath. Blood. Bone. is a real life Edwardian mystery. This is a story of secret marriages, a lost fortune and a family torn apart by

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Breath. Blood. Bone. – October Research

By Sasha Saben Callaghan / 2022-12-19
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Sasha Saben Callaghan is an artist, writer, campaigner and joint curator on the Not Going Back To Normal manifesto. Her Associateship project with DAO involves

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Crippen trips over another new Minister for disabled people

By Crippen / 2022-12-15
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Shuffle … shuffle … shuffle …

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Crippen’s original cartoons still challenging society’s attitudes

By Crippen / 2022-12-13
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Hi folks,

My apologies for the lack of blogs over the past few weeks. I’ve been concentrating on resurrecting those old cartoons that I created

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The Together! 2012 Pop-Up Poetry Club: “The Moon”

By Together_2012 / 2022-12-06
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The Together! 2012 Pop-Up Poetry Club offers a FREE weekly poetry workshop for Disabled people from 10:30am to 12noon on Wednesday mornings. We read, write,

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