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NM Turns 25: Our Bodies, Ourselves, 1997-2000

NM Turns 25: Our Bodies, Ourselves, 1997-2000

Perhaps there was something about the closing of a millennium that led New Mobility to reflect on our bodies, our autonomy and disability’s place in our culture.

Letters: June 2014

Letters: June 2014

Flying with a wheelchair; Pazzo Pazzo; Colostomy

The Body in Trouble

The Body in Trouble

Here is my troubled body, dreaming myself into life: a guttering candle in a mound of melted wax, or a bruised pear, ripe beyond palatability, ready for …

Power Dressing

Power Dressing

The jury is responding not only to my words, but also to my visible persona — to the tiny woman in a wheelchair …

 Vote For Your Favorite Cover

Vote For Your Favorite Cover

Vote each month on your favorite cover from the featured time period.

NM Turns 25: Identity and Inclusion, 1993-1996

NM Turns 25: Identity and Inclusion, 1993-1996

In the early post-ADA years, we faced a dilemma: how to advocate for inclusion while proving our individuality.

Letters: May 2014

Letters: May 2014

Functional return, “wheelchair bound,” models on wheels.

Full Circle

Full Circle

What a difference 25 years makes.

NM Turns 25: A Look at the Seminal Years, 1989-1992

NM Turns 25: A Look at the Seminal Years, 1989-1992

Anger, hope, determination, optimism — New Mobility had it all.

Letters: April 2014

Relationships, cruising Alaska, retirement planning, humor, bus protest