Guest Blog by Alan Holdsworth: Not Dead Yet Action in Philadelphia – Small Action, Small Victory

On December 9th, a small group of disabled rights activists braved the rain and cold and held a protest outside State Representative Jordan Harris’s office in Philadelphia. Unfortunately his office was up steps so we remained outside chanting and giving out flyers. Fortunately he was in his office and came out to meet us and, […] Continue reading →

Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN) Condemns Exclusion of Disabled People at NJ Hearing on Assisted Suicide Bill

The Autistic Self Advocacy Network  (ASAN) has issued a statement condemning the exclusion of disabled people from testifying at yesterday’s (Dec.7) hearing on a proposed assisted suicide bill in front of the New Jersey Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee: (Excerpt) The Autistic Self Advocacy Network is deeply concerned about the omission of disabled […] Continue reading →