Book Launch for Able to Lead: Disablement, Radicalism and the Political Life of E.T. Kingsley (UBC Press) by Ravi Malhotra and Benjamin Isitt.
The life of Eugene T. Kingsley (1856-1929), an American-Canadian socialist, has much to teach legal scholars, historians, and those working in the field of disability studies.
Almost entirely unknown today, Kingsley was a double amputee who went on to become a central leader of the Socialist Party of Canada.
William Pritchard recalls Eugene Kingsley’s oratory, in an interview with David Millar, c. 1970