Idaho Independent Living Newsletter – January 2021

The Lifetime film ‘Christmas Ever After’ makes history as Tony winning actress Ali Stroker is the first wheelchair user to star in a holiday movie. This movie is also groundbreaking because the movie is about love and romance, which is something you don’t see much of when it comes to characters with disabilities. Disabled people are often viewed as asexual by our culture and represented as such in TV & Film. Plus her disability isn’t the central focus of the story. Instead she’s an independent women who is funny and confident.