6 March 2015

Policing and prosecuting disability hate crime

Oliver talks about policing and prosecution of disability hate crime in the UK, asks why prosecution numbers are so low, and reflects on the rights of women with disabilities in the criminal justice system.
24 May 2013

“Walk on!” Transforming lives through horses one step at a time

I took a day off from law last week to visit a British NGO called Circles Network. You can read about their person-centred planning on my previous OliverTalks post here. Circles Network leave labels behind, ignore impairments and discard deficits. Out in the Warwickshire countryside, non-human animals help humans learn about themselves and others. Listening happens but words need not be spoken. The extraordinary is rendered quite ordinary.