Hating Comic Sans is Ableist

An essay on my sister, dyslexia, ableism, and the font everybody loves to hate.

“For me, being able to use Comic Sans is similar to a mobility aid, or a visual aid, or a hearing aid,” she tells me while we’re both visiting our family in Maryland. “I have other ways of writing and reading, but they’re not like they are for someone who’s not dyslexic.”

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