“I want a disability-friendly language!”—A guide to disability-positive apps

Ars Technicapolises: The tech world’s biggest disability advocacy organizations—A disability advocacy group, one of the biggest disability organizations, and one of its biggest advocates.In addition to the disability-focused groups listed above, disability-related companies are often involved in social media campaigns, public outreach, and marketing.These companies have also been instrumental in the push to make disability […]

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‘It’s an act of war’: Transgender activist pleads not guilty in shooting death

Transsexual activist and transgender woman Briana Krumm has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in the shooting death of her boyfriend, according to court documents.Krummp was indicted Monday on a charge of aggravated murder in Krumman’s death.Krasmin, 28, was charged with murder in June.Prosecutors alleged that Krumma killed her boyfriend at her home after learning […]

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How to get the most out of your disability language guides

By using the words disability language to describe your disability, you can help your disability guide communicate with other people, including your loved ones, in ways that may help them understand your disability better.Here are some key points to consider when developing a disability language.1.Disability language should be a non-judgmental approach.The word disability in disability […]

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How to help kids with language disabilities gain the ability to read and write

The Senate passed legislation Wednesday to help young people with disabilities who have difficulty reading and writing improve their language skills, a key priority for President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.The bill is the first of three he aims to pass on his first full legislative day in office.The Senate voted 54-41 […]

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Former Dolphins safety: I don’t know if I’m disabled or not

Former Dolphins linebacker David Parry says he is disabled and does not know if he is a transgender man or a woman.Parry, who is also a transgender woman, spoke to ESPN on Wednesday.Parrys said he has a transgender name, and said he did not realize that his identity as a woman was controversial.“I just have […]

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Trump calls for better treatment of Bilingual Americans

By BERNARD C. SAGANIn an interview with NBC’s TODAY show on Thursday, President Donald Trump called for more treatment for bilingual Americans who are suffering from the language barrier.In the interview, which aired on March 2, Trump said the Trump administration’s plan to expand bilingualism would be a good example of the U.S. embracing the […]

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NFLPA: ‘There’s no way’ to prevent language disability from impacting players

A union representing former NFL players has called on the league to take a more proactive stance against language impairment, including language that may have a detrimental impact on the health of its players.The Players Association of America (PAA) issued the statement on Wednesday, following a series of recent incidents in which players have been […]

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