Disabled Japanese Are Often Invisible. Will Paralympics Bring Lasting Light? – The New York Times

Asia Pacific|Disabled Japanese Are Often Invisible. Will Paralympics Bring Lasting Light? https://www.nytimes.com/2021/09/03/world/asia/japan-paralympics-disabled.html Give this article Yuto Hirano, a Paralympic volunteer, said that he sometimes encountered unexpected barriers at buildings in…

Former Paralympic Coach Comes ‘Full Circle’ After Losing a Leg

Sports|Former Paralympic Coach Comes ‘Full Circle’ After Losing a Leg https://www.nytimes.com/2022/03/20/sports/ski-amputee-paralympics.html Give this article Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story Former Paralympic Coach…

Disabled Chinese Fight for Equal Rights Despite Paralympic Glory

Olympics|Disabled Chinese Fight for Equal Rights Despite Paralympic Glory https://www.nytimes.com/2022/03/11/sports/olympics/china-paralympics-disabled-access.html 5 Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story Disabled Chinese Fight for Equal Rights…

Kent Waldrep, Athlete Whose Injury Led to Advocacy, Dies at 67

Partly paralyzed as a college football player, he had a role in the inception of the Americans With Disability Act and raised money for spinal cord research.