A Connecticut state policy that prohibited disabled hospital patients from having visitors has been found to be discriminatory by the Office of Civil Rights of [...]
Mike Ervin talks with the activists who crawled up the Capitol steps and shook it loose.
It would be great if the governor or president would send in troops to confiscate the chin-high tables, take them out in the alley and chop them into pieces, like how they used to smash barrels of beer during prohibition.
On Thanksgiving you eat turkey, and on the Fourth of July you have a barbecue. But what do you eat on Rare Disease Day? As far as I know, there isn’t anything like a traditional Rare Disease Day casserole.
I’ve taken part in so many cripple political protests that I’ve run out of appendages on which to tabulate them.
Advocates argue the rule is "illegal disability discrimination."
Former Chicago Disability Commissioner will lead the nationally-recognized CIL.
There are some cripples who can easily get away with appearing not to be crippled at all, at least for a little while. But in the long run, this is always a futile proposition.
Nolan Ryan Trowe wins with project focused on wheelchair users in Harlem.
To be vulnerable is to be human, so to pretend that you’re not vulnerable is to pretend to be superhuman. And I hate that superhuman cripple stereotype.