Leading up to the US Supreme Court hearing on Trump's travel ban, we'll hear
about the orders impact on people from affected, Muslim-majority countries,
and how advocacy groups like the Council on American-Islamic Relations are
responding. On this edition of Making Conta...
For women with disabilities, violence by caregivers is very serious, all too
common, and still nearly invisible. Special barriers, both physical and
attitudinal, can make it especially hard for them to exit the situation.
Activists are determined to make shelters and ser...
Grace welcomes Jill Tucker, the lead advocate for Disability Awareness
Resource Team & Ashley Carroll, DV & Disability Program Coordinator for
Project DART (Disability Awareness Resource Team) is a group of advocates and
volunteers joining together to...
* Mumia Abu-Jamal on his recent victory in federal court, where a judge
ordered him to finally get hepatitis C treatment.
* Roberto Rabin, founder of Radio Vieques, describes the ongoing struggle to
get the U.S. government to make good on its promise to decontaminate the ...
Disability Awareness is off this week, instead we present this special
The Arctic is now warming twice as fast as the global average. That's the
finding in the 11th Arctic Report Card released on December 13, 2016, at the
annual American Geophysical Union meeti...