United Airlines reportedly damaged a wheelchair of Engracia Figueroa, which was customized for her spinal cord injury. An advocacy group claims the loss of her custom chair led to fatal injuries.
Black History Now: Vilissa Thompson—Activist, Writer, Licensed Social Worker And Disability-Rights Advocate
Thompson grew up knowing about the complexities of being Black with a disability. Now she’s working to dispel the myths surrounding disabilities, including those that still go undiagnosed and ignored in our community.
Malaysia Goodson's fatal fall down New York City subway stairs has increased scrutiny on the city's transit system which has been blasted for its inaccessibility.