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Trump's First Year
Trump's First Year

Trump Turned Millions of Us Into Obamacare Advocates

It's the most important thing Trump did in 2017.
Jason Silverstein
1.22.18
disability
disability

It's Really Hard to Give Disabled Athletes a Level Playing Field

A British sprinter recently returned her medal, feeling that an inaccurate classification had given her relay team an unfair advantage.
S.E. Smith
12.14.17
mental health
mental health

There Are Very Few Places for Mentally Disabled Sex Offenders in America

Prison is not a mental health facility.
Erica Langston
12.14.17
disability
disability

Cops Are More Likely to Arrest Disabled People

“People in prison are more likely to have a disability so it’s hardly surprising that arrests would similarly have a disproportionate impact.”
S.E. Smith
12.5.17
Fighting Words
Fighting Words

Please Check Your Pet So I Don't Get Kicked Off Our Flight

It would have been poor customer service, the agent said, to have asked the animal to move.
Terena Bell
9.29.17
Fighting Words
Fighting Words

We See You, Fake Service Dog Owners

You're ruining it for people who actually need them.
Ali Wunderman
9.8.17
disability
disability

Why Some People Decide to Amputate Healthy Limbs

It’s been a mystery for at least 40 years.
Justin Lehmiller
7.10.17
united states of addiction
united states of addiction

When an Overdose Doesn't Kill You

In May 2015, Jennifer injected three grams of heroin, enough to kill herself more than once. But she didn't die.
Jason Silverstein
7.3.17
guide to healthcare
guide to healthcare

Trumpcare Could Mean Mass Institutionalization for Disabled People

Republican threats to Medicaid are ringing alarm bells for disabled activists.
S.E. Smith
6.28.17
Trading Places
Trading Places

What Happens When a Kid Becomes a Caregiver

"It didn't occur to me that I was taking on these roles. I just did them because I loved her."
Erene Stergiopoulos
6.26.17
yikes
yikes

Police Arrest People in Wheelchairs at Senate Health Bill Protest

Some were physically removed from their chairs.
Susan Rinkunas
6.22.17
CYBORGS
CYBORGS

Human Enhancement is Happening Whether You Like it or Not

Bionics are taking hold outside of straight-up medical needs. What are we so afraid of?
Alexandra Ossola
3.24.17