A mentally ill and suicidal Dutch woman got her wish in the form of permission for assisted suicide. Has she just opened the door to treating mental illness with death, not care?
Crusaders against excessive plastic use are pointedly ignoring the needs of the disability community, and in the process, alienating potential allies to the cause.
Republicans claim to be defending disability rights with a new Ohio law banning abortion on the basis of a Down Syndrome diagnosis. This disabled woman isn’t buying it.
You’re a scrounger if you don’t work, and a drag on productivity if you do. What, exactly, are disabled Britons supposed to do with themselves?
Puar’s latest scholarship delves into issues the disability studies community has yet to explore in depth, making for a challenging and vitally necessary read.
You assume I don’t work because I’m disabled and criticise me, while refusing to hire disabled people. Which is it?
Uber just got the boot in London. That could inadvertently harm disabled people.
The arguments in favour of assisted suicide don’t hold water with disabled people, who are very tired of hearing their lives aren’t worth living.
Flooding in Texas and Bangladesh is a grim reminder that disaster planning for disabled people is woefully inadequate.
Proposals to create a registry of autistic patients send chills down the spine of this autistic, who worries about how it will be used to abuse vulnerable people.