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Disability rights news and analysis from The Nation
August 23, 2021
Are Bans Against School Mask Mandates Against the Law?
The Biden administration may use disability rights legislation to require masks in schools.
David M. Perry
July 15, 2021
For Women Under Conservatorship, Forced Birth Control Is Routine
Advocates were not surprised when Britney Spears said she wasn’t allowed to have her IUD removed. They’d heard similar stories before.
July 14, 2021
Disabling Utopia to Save It
Society can benefit from conjuring worlds that model diversity and inclusion.
July 13, 2021
The Community That May Be Hurt Most by Republican Voter Restrictions: Americans With Disabilities
Bills making it harder for them to vote from home are an affront to their civil rights.
Katrina vanden Heuvel
July 13, 2021
Letters From the July 26/August 2, 2021, Issue
Holiday spirit… The other greenhouse gases… A last resort… A plague on both houses (web-only)…
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June 30, 2021
Maybe We Shouldn’t Go Back to Normal
“Normal has always been a perilous reality.”
June 1, 2021
Life in Gaza With Down Syndrome
Ibrahim Hammad, 12, has never been allowed to leave the 140-square-mile territory.
April 20, 2021
Letters From the May 3/10, 2021, Issue
Disability access… Where is the joy?… Calexit vs. the filibuster… Black sci-fi worldmaking…
April 2, 2021
As Private Equity Comes to Dominate Autism Services…
It’s time to ask ourselves how long we want to keep rewarding bad behavior.
March 9, 2021
Leroy Moore, Krip Hop Nation, and the Politics of the Paralympics
The famed disability rights activist weighs in on the Paralympics.