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True Colors CHANNEL #13
#13 "Being called a “disabled upstart” " Featuring YouTuber with paraplegia and wheelchair Mako Shibuya
Shibuya worked as an apprentice thatcher. In 2018, she was in an accident at work when she fell off a roof. She became a paraplegic due to a spinal cord injury. As a wheelchair user, she faced an “information gap. What is her intention to continue to transmit the realities of wheelchair users, including defecation and sexual conditions? Why are people with disabilities expected to live modestly? What are her thoughts on being called a “disability rich”? What is the “normal” world she envisions? They will talk with MC Noa Tsurusaki and navigator Hyadain.
Guest: Mako Shibuya
Shibuya grew up in Yamagata Prefecture, where she was an apprentice thatcher's apprentice, protecting cultural properties.In July 2018, she became a wheelchair user after suffering disability from a spinal cord injury in a fall. She shares her life on YouTube and SNS to give hope to those living in wheelchairs