March 2018

February 2018

Couples We Love

By | 2018-02-23T10:54:41+00:00 February 1st, 2018|

In movies, TV shows, magazines, books and pornography we are shown what sex and relationships are “supposed” to look like: normative bodies strolling hand-in-hand down an inaccessible hiking path with the sun shining through the trees. It’s flawless skin brushing up against rock hard abs with meticulously groomed eyebrows and genitals, and no hemorrhoidal skin tags. Phooey.

January 2018

2017 People of the Year: Yannick Benjamin & Alex Elegudin

By | 2018-01-22T15:43:58+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|

Alex Elegudin and Yannick Benjamin met in rehab 15 years ago and forged a bond over a commitment to improve support systems for people with SCI. With innovative programs and services, their nonprofit, Wheeling Forward, has done just that for thousands.

December 2017

Flying the Unfriendly Skies

By | 2017-12-01T17:04:58+00:00 December 1st, 2017|

Two airlines broke Kenny Salvini’s wheelchair over the course of one year, and in doing so they set him on a mission to find out why accessible air travel is so difficult. What he found is a history of failed policy, an industry blinded by money – and a growing voice for change.

November 2017

October 2017

September 2017

Quad Photography: Talent, Tools, Techniques

By | 2017-09-01T13:31:54+00:00 September 1st, 2017|

Now that so many people have access to smart phones with decent cameras built in, the art of photography is approachable as never before. Seth McBride talks with four quadriplegic photographers about how they got started, what equipment they graduated to, and which adaptations and tricks of the trade work for them.

August 2017

SCI Anniversaries: Why Do We Celebrate Them?

By | 2017-07-28T15:38:02+00:00 August 1st, 2017|

Breaking your neck or your back might not seem like something to celebrate, but every day people all across the world with spinal cord injuries do just that. Tim Gilmer talks with 10 wheelers to try to understand the motivation and what people get out of this seemingly odd tradition.

July 2017

June 2017

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