DisBeat has compiled a list of articles, social media, action alerts, and other resources for media outlets and individuals who wish to better understand the disability community's concerns with "Me Before You."
Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 01, 2016
As the disability community organizes to protest the release of "Me Before You" for its portrayal of disability and pro euthanasia message, DisBeat has worked with activists around the country to create an informational hub. DisBeat has compiled a list of articles, social media, action alerts, and other resources for media outlets and individuals who wish to better understand the disability community's concerns with "Me Before You."
More information on Not Dead Yet's and other groups concerns and activities related to "Me Before You" follow this link:
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