Disabilities

Author Andrew Solomon and his father, Howard Solomon, in Rachel Dretzin’s documentary "Far From the Tree." (Courtesy of Sundance Selects.)
John Anderson July 20, 2018
The documentary version of Andrew Solomon's book emphasizes the love parents have for children with autism, deafness and other unexpected identities.
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With a smile on his face and his right arm raised in the air, Francis placed his two middle fingers in his palms and signed “I love you.”
Anna and Libby as friends
America This Week June 06, 2018
Our June 6 guest is Anna Keating
May 30, 2018
Our May 30 guest is John W. Miller
John W. Miller May 17, 2018
As states continue to close large state-run institutions designed to house large numbers of people with cognitive disabilities, the United States faces a new crisis: a shortage of new nonprofit group homes.
A young girl sitting next to Pope Francis smiles during an audience with Special Olympics athletes participating in the Unified Football tournament, at the Vatican Oct. 13. (CNS photo/L'Osservatore Romano)
Angelo Jesus Canta March 21, 2018
“Maybe one day we will live in a world without disabilities. Wouldn’t that be perfect for modern-day Hitlers?”