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Editorial | Don’t let Chadwick Boseman’s accomplishments perpetuate ableism

Chadwick Boseman died Friday after a four-year battle with colon cancer.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

August 31, 2020

We shouldn’t turn Boseman and his legacy into a standard against which to compare others — to do so would only perpetuate an ableist mindset that exists in our society.

Opinion | Ableist memes aren’t funny

Opinion | Ableist memes aren't funny

By Rachel Soloff, For The Pitt News

October 30, 2019

The r/Pitt Reddit users reacted poorly and took out their anger over the robots removal on someone who was anticipating problems of accessibility for students in wheelchairs.

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