8 influential black women with disabilities to follow

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Now more than ever it is important to amplify black voices, especially from people with disabilities. One easy and powerful way to do this is by following black people on social media and learning from their experiences. Our writer and editor Shannon has compiled a list of 8 black disabled women that are changing the game.

Lauren “Lolo” Spencer

Lolo is an actress, model and influencer that has amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. She is an Indie Spirit Award Nominee for her role in the film Give Me Liberty. Her performance was listed as one of the best by the Sundance Film Festival in 2019.

She’s been interviewed by many media outlets including, CNN, Buzzfeed and The Hollywood Reporter. Lolo has a Youtube channel called, Sitting Pretty, where she talks about living as a disabled person.

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