For Americans with disabilities, the Affordable Care Act promises to be the greatest civil rights advance in the last twenty years. Continue Reading ACA: Closing a Loophole in the ADA
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.
On this day, I stop to recall the sacrifices made by our armed forces and I also think about others who have committed their lives to the pursuit of a more just society. Continue Reading Memorial Day
At least 2,648 people were sterilized in Oregon between 1917 and 1981, under the banner of “eugenics” which sought to breed a better human race by preventing those with traits they deemed undesirable from having children. Continue Reading Oregon’s “Wrongful Birth” Case
This is all to say that February presented DRO with many challenges. Our incredible staff, however, rose to the occasion. Continue Reading We’ve Moved!