Judy Heumann, a lifelong disability rights activist, author, and public speaker has died.
ADA 32nd Anniversary Advances
By Stephanie Lollino
Last week, disability communities across the nation celebrated the 32nd anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
What I Learned While Researching a Book About Disability Pride
by Ben Mattlin
If you're reading this, chances are you're interested in disabilities (or people who have them). The good news is, you're not alone.
Judy Heumann, Pioneering Disability Rights Activist
She's Considered the Mother of Disability Rights and She's a 'Badass'
Editors Note: Many people in the disability community don’t know the name, Judy Heumann. She was featured in ‘Crip Camp‘ the documen
Disability and Disease Aren’t Interchangeable
Not long ago, I was hired to do a sensitivity reading of a book manuscript, a guide for young adults about how people live with disabilities.
Unlock the Mysteries of the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) – – Understanding Your Disability Rights is Only a Few Clicks Away
The ADA prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas that are open to the general public.
Driverless cars promise far greater mobility for the elderly and people with disabilities
They are too old to drive safely or cannot see well enough or otherwise have sound reason to fear climbing behind the wheel of a car.
Uber Me to My Airbnb? For Wheelchair Users, Not So Fast
Whenever I hear someone mention Airbnb, I cringe — on the inside, at least.
My daughter doesn’t have ‘special’ needs. She’s disabled.
Like most parents, I think each of my children is special.
Google’s new plan to create more accessible offices
A holistic approach to universal design wants to make the workspace better for all.
Uber hit with ADA lawsuit in New Orleans
Uber is being sued by three New Orleanians with disabilities for not accommodating riders who use power wheelchairs.
19 states are cracking down on fake service dogs
The long-term goal is the creation of a national certification program and registry for legitimately trained service dogs.