“If you have a disability, people assume you’re asexual”

Nidhi Goyal

Nidhi Goyal is a visually impaired activist from India who work focuses on the intersection of disability, gender and sexuality. Goyal founded the non-profit organisation Rising Flame, which works with women and youth with disaiblities. In addition to her advocacy work, Noyal performs stand-up comedy, using humor and her own expreiences to challenge the assumptions people make about people with disabilities.

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Video: Comedy for Disability Rights: Changing the World one Laugh at a Time | Nidhi Goyal | TEDxHRCollege 

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