Judge issues protest warning as Paralympian jailed for plane stunt

Disruptive protesters will face serious consequences, says judge in sentencing Extinction Rebellion activist A British Paralympic gold medallist has been jailed for a year for glueing himself to the roof…

Euro 2020: Met chief denies policing of final failed as disabled fans tell of terror

A London police chief has revealed that Sunday’s Euro 2020 final could have been abandoned after ticketless fans “overwhelmed” perimeter security at Wembley stadium. Jane Connors, deputy assistant commissioner of…

It’s a pity not everyone can access the memorial to a struggle for equality

Peterloo protest In Manchester, a case of good intentions gone awry. A memorial was built to the Peterloo massacre of 1819, in which protesters for parliamentary reform were killed by…

Disabled People Fear Being Left Behind as U.K. Culture Venues Reopen

Arts|Disabled People Fear Being Left Behind as U.K. Culture Venues Reopen https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/21/arts/disabled-access-theater-museums.html Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story Disabled People Fear Being Left…

Leading From the Heart: United Spinal’s New CEO, Enzo Piscopo

Leading From the Heart: United Spinal’s New CEO, Enzo Piscopo By Josie Byzek|2021-04-30T14:41:26-04:00May 3rd, 2021| .fusion-widget-area-1 .widget h4 {color:#b91e2c;}.fusion-widget-area-1 .widget .heading h4 {color:#b91e2c;}.fusion-widget-area-1 .widget h4 {font-size:15px;}.fusion-widget-area-1 .widget .heading h4 {font-size:15px;}…

‘My son could die’: the disabled Syrian refugees on the sharp end of UK aid cuts – photo essay

In January, the British government told its diplomats to start finding 50–70% cuts in aid funding. In March, it was revealed it was slashing aid funding to Syrian refugee projects…

Pushing Through During the Pandemic – New Mobility

Pushing Through During the Pandemic By Todd Stabelfeldt|2021-03-31T16:49:57-04:00April 1st, 2021| .fusion-widget-area-1 .widget h4 {color:#b91e2c;}.fusion-widget-area-1 .widget .heading h4 {color:#b91e2c;}.fusion-widget-area-1 .widget h4 {font-size:15px;}.fusion-widget-area-1 .widget .heading h4 {font-size:15px;} Contact The Editor My wife,…