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Milagros Costabel

Milagros Costabel is a visually impaired freelance writer and disability rights advocate  living in Colonia, Uruguay. She writes mostly about social issues, and believes that words have the power to change the world and challenge the realities we live in.


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In The Middle of A Pandemic, COVID-19 Information Remains Inaccessible to Visually Impaired People

Access to quality information, in addition to being a fundamental right, is what allows us to make consistent and informed decisions on the issues that affect us the most.