Using an able-bodied model undermines the entire message of the article.
For some guidance in the future, please see the REAL models with Disabilities that could have rocked this feature from the folks at Photo Ability.net, a disability inclusive stock image site.
There are plenty of great role models that are full time wheelchair users that they could have used.
I mean if you’re going to fake it at least do it right. I say to all of you it’s time to boycott Cosmopolitan so incredibly superficial Willemijn Engel That looks like a pre-ww2 wheelchair with a 2016 model in it Well, you get the “Picture,” right?
Perhaps “top ten positions for sex with a chick in a wheelchair” or “benefits of dating someone in a wheelchair”?
Kristy Goosman Hughes My first impression was, What a stupid picture! Loren Worthington I like those old 70 pound Wheelchairs.
We really ARE NOT inherently bitchy people with “chips on our shoulders.” Well some are, but nobody pays any attention to them anyway.
We felt it important to offer some insight into “women in wheelchairs” for future features, which we hope you will continue!