Discrimination

Bill to end discrimination in organ transplants

Op-ed: Hospitals denied my child life-saving surgery because he was autistic: Sunshine Bodey, (January 7, 2018, reprinted from The Washington Post)

Op-ed: My son has autism. Discrimination almost cost him his life. (The Washington Post, 08/31/2017)

Portland teen with autism denied U.N. trip

Portland teen with autism will make trip to United Nations (KPTV News, 06/19/2017)

Teen with autism will go on UN trip after all (KOIN News 06/18/2017)

Portland teen with autism will make trip to United Nations after all (The Oregonian, 06/18/2017)

Editorial: Our view: Rejection of autistic boy is dead-wrong (Winston-Salem Journal, 05/02/2017)

Winston-Salem-based Odd Fellows faces criticism after rejecting teen with autism (Winston-Salem Journal, 05/02/2017)

Teen with autism denied trip he won to the U.N. (KOIN News, 05/01/2017)

He won an essay contest and a trip. But then he was disqualified — for being autistic, his family says (McClatchy, 04/30/2017)

Organization rescinds trip to NY for autistic boy who won essay contest (KATU News, 04/30/2017)

Portland teen with autism disqualified from national contents (KGW News, 04/28/2017)

Family: Portland teenager denied national trip because he has autism (KPTV News, 04/28/2017)

Tom Hallman:  A Portland boy who won a prestigious trip told he can’t go (The Oregonian, 04/28/2017), picked up by Bend Bulletin