Red Nicholson

Red is a Media Studies teacher at an Auckland high school, father to two toddlers, and a long-suffering Warriors fan. He enjoys hiphop, coffee, and Donald Trump’s tweets, preferably all at the same time. He uses a wheelchair but definitely does not suffer from cerebral palsy.

Society
Sep 6, 2018

Why MPs playing wheelchair dress-ups is such a terrible idea

Our wheelchairs are not gimmicks to help you realise 'how good you’ve got it', writes Red Nicholson.

Read on.

Society
Apr 30, 2018

Writing about disability? Here are five tips to get it right

Advice for journalists and editors on disability-related news and language.

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