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Ableism is a form of discrimination against people with physical, mental, or developmental disabilities. It is perpetuated by the belief that they need to be “fixed,” or cannot function as full members of society.
Ableism can take many forms. Everyday language is one of the most common ways that negative views about people with disabilities are reinforced.
pointless, irritating, annoying, goofy, ditzy, senseless, ridiculous, absurd, silly, ludicrous, dull, asinine, foolish, or flighty... and you choose retarded?
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