Toshio Meronek is a writer focusing on politics, disability, and LGBT/queer issues. His work has appeared in The Advocate, Huffington Post, In These Times, The Nation, and Truthout.

Previously, Toshio served as editor for The Abolitionist (the newspaper of the anti-prison industrial complex organization Critical Resistance), Healthy Waters (a journal for conservation educators published by the Freshwater Trust), and Where's Lulu (a blog covering disability and pop culture). He has spoken about his work with HuffPost Live, Bitch magazine, KBOO Radio, and at schools and community spaces across North America.