Simone Aspis: Becoming an Activist
Here Simone describes her working life leading her towards campaigning.
TranscriptI worked at the BBC for From The Edge for a number of years, decided, you know what, I’m fed up with watching everyone else change the world, I want to get out there and do it myself. So I first – I got into activism at – working with People First which is an organisation run by people with learning difficulties and I was a parliamentary campaigns worker there, ‘cause what really annoyed me was disabled people didn’t have rights, you know.
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