Sarah Kim, MS

Freelance journalist and writer

Sarah Kim is a freelance journalist and writer based in Brooklyn. She holds a B.A. in Political Economy from Barnard College, Columbia University and M.S. from Columbia Journalism School. Her master’s thesis project chronicled the various ways the justice and healthcare systems failed domestic violence survivors with disabilities. Sarah herself lives with cerebral palsy.

Her journalistic work focuses on the intersectionality of race, socioeconomic status, culture/entertainment, and politics on people with disabilities, particularly women. She is a freelance diversity and inclusion reporter for Forbes. Sarah has also written for The Daily Beast, The Mighty, Teen Vogue, Huffington Post, Columbia Journalism Review, and more. Additionally, she is a contributing blogger for Jameela Jamil’s “I Weigh” campaign. When she is not doing journalism, she is working on her two books: one is a collaboration with Marcalee Alexander on sexuality and disabilities, the other a young adult fiction novel about a teen with cerebral palsy.

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