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2023 State of the Union address
WATCH: In GOP response, Arkansas Gov. Sanders slams Biden for ‘woke fantasies’
By Andrew DeMillo, Associated Press
Takeaways from Biden’s 2023 State of the Union
By Josh Boak, Aamer Madhani, Associated Press
The state of our union, in 6 charts
By Jenna Cohen, Hannah Grabenstein, Joshua Barajas
WATCH: President Joe Biden’s 2023 State of the Union address
By Justin Stabley
By PBS NewsHour Weekend
A group of climate activists who focus on disability rights have been pushing for several years for inclusion of disability rights in international climate action pledges.
By Drew Costley, Teresa de Miguel, Associated Press
On the beaches of Little Compton, Rhode Island, a nonprofit is knocking down barriers to surfing for children with disabilities. Justin Kenny reports.
The president said despite the advances in the 30 years since ADA was passed, disabled Americans still face an uphill battle when it comes to employment and wage equality.
By Associated Press
A recent report from the Department of Transportation showed that complaints from flyers with disabilities have more than doubled since before the pandemic, leading the department to announce a "Bill of Rights" to help people understand their protections under federal…
By Megan Thompson
By Adrian Sainz, Associated Press
Parents in two Memphis suburbs are suing on behalf of their children with health problems. They argue that the governor's executive order has endangered these students.
By Collin Binkley, Associated Press
The Biden administration says it will automatically erase student loan debt for more than 300,000 Americans with disabilities that leave them unable to earn significant incomes.
By Jeffrey Brown, Anne Azzi Davenport, Rebecca Oh
Can summer camp change the world? The documentary “Crip Camp” makes the case that one particular camp impacted the lives not only of the young people there but the culture at large, through the fight for disability rights. The film,…
By William Brangham, Alison Thoet
Even as the U.S. sets records for daily COVID-19 vaccinations, disparities in availability persist. We cover the stories of some medically vulnerable people, most of whom are still waiting for their shot. And for more on the reasons behind the…
By William Brangham, Frank Carlson, Deema Zein
People with intellectual and developmental disabilities like Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy and Autism often have underlying health conditions that make them more susceptible to COVID-19. Plus, many receive care in group living facilities, putting them at further risk. But despite…
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