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On 50th anniversary of Attica uprising, 4 essential reads on prisoners’...

Matt Williams, The Conversation On Sept. 9, 1971, nearly 1,300 incarcerated men at Attica Correctional Facility in New York...

Why getting more people with disabilities developing technology is good for...

Kristen Shinohara, Rochester Institute of Technology and Garreth Tigwell, Rochester Institute of Technology Unless you’re blind or know someone...

US prisons hold more than 550,000 people with intellectual disabilities –...

Jennifer Sarrett, Emory University Prison life in the U.S. is tough. But when you have an intellectual, developmental or...

Emotional support animals can endanger the public and make life harder...

Deni Elliott, University of South Florida In 2017, Marlin Jackson boarded a cross-country flight. When he got to his row, another passenger was already in...

5 tips for parents to build communication skills with children with...

Sanikan Wattanawongwan, Texas A&M University and J. Ganz, Texas A&M University We are researchers who coach parents to communicate with children with disabilities. Here...

How ‘America’s Got Talent’ contestant Kodi Lee shattered stereotypes about disability

Stan Link, Vanderbilt University If you haven’t seen Kodi Lee’s May 28 performance on “America’s Got Talent,” it’s worth a watch. The 22-year-old Lee is blind...

College students with disabilities are too often excluded

Christa Bialka, Villanova University AnnCatherine Heigl, a sophomore at George Mason University, recently attempted to join all eight sororities at her school. All eight turned...

Before the fall: How oldsters can avoid one of old age’s...

Matthew Lee Smith, Texas A&M University ; Ellen Schneider, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Marcia G. Ory, Texas A&M University , and...

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Why we musn’t assume smoking and drinking only leads to certain...

Katie Newby, Coventry University In a recent article in The Times Magazine, the notorious drug dealer Howard Marks talked about his terminal bowel cancer. Howard Marks...