Wednesday, 29 August 2012

"Paralympics can change attitudes" - Bring on the Games!

Source BBC:
"This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to change these attitudes in the UK and, beyond the Games, we have got to keep a lot of the issues around disability in the public eye.

"I know for a fact that with the Games creating these celebri...
ties [of Paralympians], that this is the chance to do it."

The Scope survey last month suggested many disabled people in Britain felt media coverage about benefit cheats had negatively affected attitudes towards them."  Read more here.