It's not easy to run for office, but these three wheelchair users have done so successfully. Here are their experiences, tips and strategies.
Mackay, a C2-3 quad, set out from his home in Port Angeles, Washington, determined to raise awareness of the need for more accessible bike and multi-use trails. Dubbed Ian’s Ride, Mackay’s plan was to roll almost the entire length of the state over a mere 10 days.
Motivational speaker Brent Poppen; IndieGo power add-on; Most accessible beach?
Jerika Bolen, the teen at the center of a controversy over whether people with nonterminal disabilities should be allowed to end their lives, has died.
It’s famously rare for wheelchair-using characters to be played by wheelchair-using actors on screens big and small, yet Darryl “Chill” Mitchell has no problem getting roles. What’s his secret?
Alicia Reagan; beach access mats; songs about living with disability
A group is out to testify that there's so much more to life with a disability than one of “suffering that could last decades”.
Cuba is only 90 miles from the tip of Florida, but Josh Basile and his friends found visiting Havana is like wheeling into a 1950s time warp.
Accessibility pioneer J.R. Harding; Manual wheelchair attachment; Powerchair fishing
Jerika Bolen, who has spinal muscular atrophy type 2, plans to turn off her ventilator with the full support of her mother Jen.