“You really don't realize how inaccessible the city is until you need it to be accessible for you.”
We’re treated like drum kits and other inanimate objects.
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The owner refused to back down even after a police officer told him he was breaking the law.
Including his brand-new, “very special” hotel in Washington, D.C.
Trump dragged some cases out for years.
Still today, 24 million working-age Americans with disabilities are not employed. The next step in our progress to realize
The Americans with Disabilities Act protects the rights of workers to ask for accommodations at work to help them manage more easily. But research has found that older workers are less likely to ask for help, because they worry they'll be perceived as old instead, and that their disability is a result of their age.
I don't believe that the notion of giving in to one's needs is appreciated in our society's rush to do everything bigger, better, faster. Scheduling time for oneself is not only a fulfilling concept to me personally, but I believe it should be viewed as a measure of one's success.
At times I've wondered why I was drawn to an understanding of how individuals with disabilities function in our environment. Although my direction began in earnest and continues relentlessly to explore how one's environment can support and nourish one's outlook and daily perspective. This is a passion that has grown since I was very young.