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"We are valuable and we need your support" | Tanya Herasymova is one of the 2.5 million people who’ve fled Ukraine since Russian forces invaded on 24th February 2022. Tanya, who is disabled, has reached safety but says many disabled Ukrainians have been left behind, unable to leave. She talks about her own journey to safety as well as the work she’s doing with activist group Fight For Right which is working to provide evacuation assistance to disabled Ukrainians, and practical help and support for those who want to stay.Learn more about Fight For Right here: https://ffr.org.ua/ And you can donate to their GoFundMe here: https://bit.ly/3KLOeUT You can read the episode transcript here: http://natashalipman.com/disability-ukraine-podcast-transcriptThank you to my premium subscribers on Substack whose support has made this episode possible. If you’d like to subscribe go to: http://natashalipman.substack.comFollow me on Instagram: www.instagram.com/NatashaLipman and Twitter: www.twitter.com/NatashaLipman 

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