World, meet disability Twitter.
Twitter has done some incredible things for diversity during the past few years.
It helped raise awareness for Black Lives Matter leaders like DeRay McKesson (who is now running for mayor in Baltimore). New feminist icons like Lena Dunham and Amy Schumer use Twitter as a tool to lend support to progressive movements, campaigns, and ideas.
Now, another minority group — the largest in the world, in fact — is raising their voice, too. World, meet disability Twitter.
1 in 5 people live with disabilities, but somehow the voices of disability advocacy still have yet to be heard around the world — mostly because folks aren't aware the community exists!