Live Twitter Chat: Ed Roberts Day January 15th, 2019
Join YO! Disabled & Proud for a discussion on Twitter celebrating Ed Roberts Day!
We're taking a look at how collaboration with other communities has historically helped the Disability community and the impact that unity has today.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE
1. Follow @yodisabledproud for the latest information about the chat.
2. At the time of the chat, click on the ‘Latest’ tab for the hashtag #ERDunity. This will show you the questions and everyone’s responses in real time.
3. Use the hashtag #ERDunity when you tweet.
For example: your tweet in response to question (Q1), should follow this format: “A1 [your message] #ERDunity”
TWITTER CHAT QUESTIONS
Q1: Roll call—what’s your name (and which organization are you from?)
Q2: What have you gained from Ed Robert’s legacy within the disability community?
Q3: Why do you think Ed Roberts is relatively unknown compared to other social activists?
Q4: Why is it important to create partnerships with other social justice organizations (or groups)?
Q5: Have you ever mentored or been mentored from someone outside of your community? If so, did you/they benefit?
Q6: How do YOU plan to celebrate #EdRobertsDay19 today and going forward?