Only five? Thousands of amputees went above and beyond in 2020, but we’ve settled on a handful of figures whose achievements transcended limb loss and made an impact in the broader culture.
Since becoming an amputee in 2003, Aver Akighir has been battling to end Nigeria's longstanding pattern of discrimination against people with disabilities.
Our guest recipe this week comes all the way from Nigeria, courtesy of amputee advocate Aver Akighir. She's the proprietor of Aver Cakes and Pastries.