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The Great New Zealand Experiment

The Great New Zealand Experiment

Adrian Coysh  07.27.2015
Recently I stumbled upon a post by Sarah Blahovec, which was a cry for help from a disability activist from the USA. It drew me to look...
FEMA Wants People With Disabilities to Lead the Way on Emergency Preparedness

FEMA Wants People With Disabilities to Lead the Way on Emergency Preparedness

Sarah Blahovec  07.27.2015
For people with disabilities, being prepared is often one of the most fundamental skills necessary for coping with complicated medical...
Apple CEO Tim Cook: 'Accessibility Rights Are Human Rights'

Apple CEO Tim Cook: 'Accessibility Rights Are Human Rights'

Alexander Howard  07.24.2015
As the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disability Act draws near, how the landmark accessibility law will apply to websites is...
Silicon Valley Vows To Improve Tech For People With Disabilities

Silicon Valley Vows To Improve Tech For People With Disabilities

Lorenzo Ligato  07.24.2015
At 19 percent of the U.S. population, people with disabilities represent the largest minority group in the country, but basic technologies...
On The 25th Anniversary Of The ADA, The Future Of Online Accessibility Is In Limbo

On The 25th Anniversary Of The ADA, The Future Of Online Accessibility Is In Limbo

Alexander Howard  07.21.2015
President Barack Obama may be talking to telepresence robots in the White House, but his administration is still deciding to what extent...
25 Years After The ADA, Navigating New York City Is Still Daunting For The Disabled

25 Years After The ADA, Navigating New York City Is Still Daunting For The Disabled

Savannah OLeary  07.14.2015
  Just after midnight on a Sunday in June, 60-year-old Monica Bartley and 55-year-old Geraldine Brown found themselves stranded...
Politicians Ignore Disability, And It's A Big Problem

Politicians Ignore Disability, And It's A Big Problem

Sarah Blahovec  07.13.2015
The political sphere ignores people with disabilities, and it's getting really old. It's time for a change, and for that change to happen,...
Never Been Missed: Looking for my First Second Date as a Person with a Disability

Never Been Missed: Looking for my First Second Date as a Person with a Disability

Andrew Morrison-Gurza  07.11.2015
In life, we experience a number of very specific and character building 'firsts': first word, first day of school, first failure, first...

Yes, My Daughter Is a Total Misfit. Now Will You Help Her?

Shanell Mouland  07. 9.2015
In the five short years that Kate has been alive I have found myself in countless meetings where my agenda has been to prove to the people...
Woman In A Wheelchair Gives Powerful Response To A Rude Question About Her Sex Life

Woman In A Wheelchair Gives Powerful Response To A Rude Question About Her Sex Life

Alanna Vagianos  07. 9.2015
    “I get a lot of questions from strangers who think that because my wheelchair puts me at a lower height,...

Celebrating 25 Years of the ADA

Alan E. Guttmacher  07. 7.2015
Some days, Kristal Nemeroff needs her wheelchair, but usually her walker suffices. She is slower than the students who buzz around her,...
We Need Your Help. Signed, A Disability Activist

We Need Your Help. Signed, A Disability Activist

Sarah Blahovec  07. 6.2015
I will not stop my advocacy, as frustrating as the rejection and silence can get. I will continue to fight for greater recognition of the...
The US DOT Leaders in Accessible Transportation Technology?

The US DOT Leaders in Accessible Transportation Technology?

Eric Lipp  06.17.2015
This is not some crazy named technology company from famous Silicon Valley but a group of people in DC who are actually diving into inclusion...
Living Under the Lens With a Disability

Living Under the Lens With a Disability

Kyle Bryant  06. 3.2015
When I was first diagnosed with FA, I was ashamed of my disability and I tried to deflect attention because of it. However I have learned...