Postcard: I Earn Less Than My Colleagues, Are We Taking the Dis?, 2005
The Disability Rights Commission ran the ‘Are we taking the dis?’ campaign in 2005 to raise awareness of discrimination against disabled people. The national campaign ran for 6 weeks and cost £1.2million. The Disability Rights Commission website received 535% more hits because of the campaign.
Left side reads “I earn less than my colleagues just for being deaf. Disabled people earn 10% less, on average, than non-disabled people.”
Underneath is a yellow logo that reads “Are we taking the dis?”
Bottom right reads “Have your say at disabilitydebate.org” and “Disability Rights Commission”.
Right side is an image of a white man with brown hair in a hardware store looking at shelves stacked with wood. #