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Tunnel Vision

New York's Subway Is Hell for Riders with Disabilities

Only 24 percent of the system's 472 stations are ADA-accessible.
John Surico
5.18.18
mental health

Delta and United Updated Their Emotional Support Animal Policies

The airlines now require travelers to provide letters from their vet and doctor.
Susan Rinkunas
3.2.18
protest

Protesters with disabilities were handcuffed and dragged out of a House committee meeting

At least five protesters could be seen being taken away by police.
Alexa Liautaud
2.14.18
Fighting Words

Please Check Your Pet So I Don't Get Kicked Off Our Flight

It would have been poor customer service, the agent said, to have asked the animal to move.
Terena Bell
9.29.17
Fighting Words

We See You, Fake Service Dog Owners

You're ruining it for people who actually need them.
Ali Wunderman
9.8.17
Sharing Economy

New Study Quantifies Airbnb's Widespread Exclusion of Disabled Guests

Less than half of would-be guests with cerebral palsy can expect to be pre-approved for an Airbnb stay.
Michael Byrne
6.5.17
Civil Rights

Prisons basically ignore the Americans With Disabilities Act, leaving a third of inmates facing abuse and neglect

Erika Eichelberger
12.28.16
News

Why the Deaf Community Fears President Trump

A man who has mocked people with disabilities and expressed a desire to dismantle some of the protections that exist for people like me is about to become the president.
Sara Nović
11.18.16
Design Bias

Popup Ads Are Terrible, and They're Even Worse for the Blind

Most sites still don’t do popups correctly, because many developers don’t even realize that blind people are using their websites.
Rose Eveleth
10.5.16
Features

A Silicon Valley-Like Startup Accelerator, But For Artists

Famous New Media Artist Jeremy Bailey wants to give other artists a chance to go into business.
DJ Pangburn
8.26.16
Uber Earth

Uber Has a Big Ol' Dog Problem

Uber has yet to figure out how to better accommodate riders with service dogs.
Sarah Emerson
5.25.16
Lists

10 Literally Perfect Dance Records

Simply the best of the best. But not "Simply the Best."
Josh Baines
8.5.15
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