Jesser Horowitz

ADA reform bill threatens accessibility

By – 2 years ago

n 1990, Republican President George H. W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) into law. The legislation prohibited discrimination against disabled people in all areas of public life.…

Ableism neglected in popular organizing

By – 2 years ago

[Content warning: racist/ableist violence.] Ezell Ford was laying on the ground when Officers Sharlton Wampler and Antonio Villegas shot him three times through the back. A 25-year-old Black man living…

Anti-vaccination movements must stop

By – 2 years ago

Last year, Robert De Niro decided to screen a documentary at the Tribeca Film Festival that purported to have found a connection between vaccines and autism. The film, “Vaxxed: From…