The actress’s award was a triumph for disabled representation, but how she received it was a sad reminder of the reality of ableism.
Senators grilled Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos on her proposed budget cuts to the Special Olympics and special education grants.
The hashtag is shedding light on a community that creator Andrew Gurza says we "would rather ignore."
The death of 22-year-old Malaysia Goodson spotlights the New York subway system's slew of accessibility issues.
"It's little comments like that where you realize you're being looked at as a fetish and not as a woman."
Using artificial “muscles,” these colorful robot pants could help elderly people and people with disabilities.
It's just one of the many ways society fails us.
“My disability is not that something’s wrong with me, it’s that the world has not adapted to me,” Pittsburgh disability advocate Alisa Grishman said.
People with disabilities have to deal with overlooked flaws that are frankly insulting.
“You really don't realize how inaccessible the city is until you need it to be accessible for you.”
Alex Elegudin is tasked with making the outdated New York City transit network more accessible.
No other group in society needs to prove that its members deserve access to a public space.
Nine parks have received more than $10 million to design and build accessibility projects as examples for other parks.
Actually, for a lot of people, it's Trump who's tough to watch.
The university booted the frat and slapped 18 students with disciplinary charges.
This gay man has cerebral palsy and is fighting for visibility within the LGBTQ community.
Disability advocates were dragged from the Capitol Building after a bill to gut the ADA was passed in the House.
One man was kept in solitary confinement for 19 years, Human Rights Watch says.
First Lady Melania Trump and Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos kicked off a “Week of Inclusion” as part of an anti-bullying prevention campaign. But the White House’s agenda sings a different tune.
For Justin Martin, who has cerebral palsy, the opportunity to go to college hinges on his access to Medicaid.