Disabilities TV Shows (


Showing characters that are disabled is a contested concept, as every culture defines it differently. These shows do well.

Switched at Birth

It’s a delicious TV trope, only not a queer one.

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Airdates: 2011 - 2017

Please Like Me

The goal was to portray a set of circumstances that could happen to a young person but has humorous themes…

Airdates: 2013 - 2016

Person of Interest skull-crossbones

You are being watched. The government has a secret system, a machine that spies on you every hour of every day. Thankfully we have Root and Shaw.

Airdates: 2011 - 2016

How to Get Away with Murder

The only people who get away with murder are the main characters. Everyone else is screwed.

Airdates: 2014 - current

House M.D.

It’s never lupus!

Airdates: 2004 - 2012

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

A girl runs off to another state to be with a boy. On the CW. And this is novel … how?

Airdates: 2015 - 2019

Avatar: The Legend of Korra

A sheltered but rowdy sixteen year-old must become the Avatar, master the elements, bring balance to the world, and figure out her sexuality along the way.

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Airdates: 2012 - 2014