Disability rights

Disabled people and activists spoke out on Twitter about how the pop star’s situation is a larger civil rights issue.
The Georgia-based groups state in an amended complaint that the law violates the Americans with Disabilities Act by discriminating against disabled voters.
“I feel like being Asian American and disabled… there's no way to separate those things.” Alice Wong shares her journey of becoming comfortable in her own skin as a disabled Asian American activist and hopes to make room for more to join in.
The Los Angeles-based model is building a career around making art and advocating for people with disabilities.
I was in the Capitol when disabled protesters were dragged out of their wheelchairs. Last week, rioters strolled right in.
The lawsuit claims the New York governor is the only state governor not providing an ASL interpreter during his highly watched daily COVID-19 updates.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is preparing recommendations on whether schools should be freed from some disability law requirements amid the pandemic.
Schools are struggling to educate 7 million students who receive special education services in the absence of physical classrooms.
Comedian Steve Way joins Caroline Modarressy-Tehrani to discuss his hit Hulu show “Ramy,” and which 2020 candidates are best on disability policy.
It’s time we go beyond disability representation and move toward a truly inclusive and equitable society where disability is celebrated.
This is what happens when America's health care system prioritizes our ability to conceive above all else.
Actress Gal Gadot is being criticized as ableist by people with disabilities and their advocates for her comments suggesting Stephen Hawking was limited by his wheelchair and motor neurone disease.
Many health care advocates were arrested at a Senate building, including several disabled activists.
In Denver, Washington and other cities, activists with disabilities plead for votes against Medicaid cuts. For many, it's resist or die.
Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee let him know all about it.
“Take A Stand.” “Join The March.” “Step up.” These three common phrases are often used as an attempt to mobilize groups in
I am one of many in Bangladesh and around the world who does not have equal access to a range of basic rights and resources. The social discrimination that surrounds disability excludes me from society and has left me isolated.