Disability rights movement
The forthcoming Netflix documentary spotlights a summer camp that sparked the disability rights movement in the 1970s.
A proposed regulation would add a new layer of scrutiny to disability claims.
Questions about disabled Americans have largely been absent from previous face-offs.
"We believe that everyone has dignity and is worth investing in," the Democratic presidential candidate told HuffPost.
The proposals include ending a minimum wage loophole, improving education for disabled students and implementing Social Security reforms.
Some activists have touted reusable straws as eco-friendly, but many people in the disability community say plastic straw bans compromise their civil rights.
"The thought that I would, in a way, offend them was not my intention," the actress said.
Carrie Ann Lucas “died after an arbitrary denial from an insurance company caused a plethora of health problems,” her obituary states.
The Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990 changed my life. But Bush was a flawed leader.
Hollywood can be an "ableist dumpster fire," says activist Alice Wong.
Now it's on everyone to do better.
Most of those arrested have serious disabilities and are scattered across the country.