When Accessibility gets Labeled Wasteful

Originally posted on crippledscholar:
So there’s a debate going on, on Twitter right now between disabled people and people who either claim to care about the environment and or just want to complain about “lazy people” The tweet that started it all Image Description: tweet with a picture of peeled oranges in plastic containers on…

The 2015 WordPress.com Year In Review!

Originally posted on The WordPress.com Blog:
Here’s an incredible fact: together, you published more than 660 million posts on WordPress.com in 2015, and made more than 655 million comments. That’s a whole lot of joy, laughter, tears, insight, and thoughtfulness. And it’s just one part of a huge global community of people — WordPress now powers more…

Why Don’t Queer Butch Women Exist in Games?

Source: Why Don’t Queer Butch Women Exist in Games? Where is there this mystical butch bisexual or lesbian woman in video games that has perpetuated a stereotype? Where are there queer butch women at all? The absence of these types of women is not a testament to the gaming industry being uncharacteristically sensitive to queer stereotypes, it’s […]

New Themes: Baskerville and Edda

Originally posted on The WordPress.com Blog:
Happy Theme Thursday! Today I’m excited?to introduce two new?free themes to our collection. Baskerville Baskerville was designed by?Anders Norén, and it displays?writing, photos, and videos?in?a dynamic, grid-based layout. It features unique layouts for different post formats, to make different kinds of content pop. Baskerville’s design adapts to any…