Empty Promises for People in Sheltered Workshops Continue Reading The Governor’s Executive Order
Editorials about the work Disability Rights Oregon is doing, and state, local and national disability issues. Written by Disability Rights Oregon Executive Director Bob Joondeph.
If a person with disabilities is offered to choose between an established segregated service or a poorly funded, trained or regulated integrated service, does she really have a “choice?” Continue Reading Meaningful Choice
Not us. DRO is suffering cuts, but we know the disability rights movement remains strong. Our vision remains clear: a world that understands that people with disabilities are not “broken” and in need of fixing. Instead, our environment and attitudes are the things that need to be fixed. I’m on a flight right now to… Continue Reading Who Requested Sequestration?
Legislators are looking at better ways to keep individuals and the community safe as well as making the best use of our criminal justice and mental health resources. Continue Reading Oregon Legislature Back in Action