Banning Abortion Does Nothing to Support Kids with Down Syndrome
Proponents of these laws claim they're protecting children like mine, but that’s just not true.
What to Expect When You Become a Sibling’s Sole Caregiver
One day, I'll be the sole caregiver of my adult sister, who has Down Syndrome.
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People With Down Syndrome Need Healthy Sex Lives, Too
"Don't give up and keep on trying."
Ohio Senate Passes Bill to Ban Abortions in Cases of Down Syndrome [Updated]
A judge permanently blocked a similar law in Indiana.
10 Questions You Always Wanted to Ask
Ten Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Person with Down Syndrome
"I would give anything to have a child—even if it had Down syndrome. But I would have to decide that together with my wife, of course."
The Bizarre Trend of Clickbait Websites Lying About Animals with Down Syndrome
Listicles say many animals have Down syndrome, but only primates are known to develop it.
Meet the Instagram Stars of the Down Syndrome Community
A new generation of social media stars with Down syndrome are coming to prominence online, challenging myths about their condition to thousands of fans.
Why People With Down Syndrome Should Be Allowed to Compete in MMA
Respecting disabled people as human beings with agency sometimes means allowing them to be people in all of the ways that don't necessarily feel comfortable.
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Kentucky Sorority Accepts First Sister with Down Syndrome
Alexis Cain is Alpha Sigma Alpha's first sorority sister with Down syndrome. She credits her acceptance to her and her new sorority sisters' mutual love for Taylor Swift.
This Woman Wants to Teach You How to Avoid Getting Shot by the Police
Why are American police officers shooting so many of their suspects? I asked Emily Iland, an advocate for safer police interactions, how we can all learn to better avoid a "stray bullet" from the cops.