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People with disabilities may need to prove more often they need Social Security benefits, under new rules

Social Security needs to hear from you. We need your help to stop Social Security from making it even harder for people with disabilities to access Social Security benefits. Social Security wants to change its rules for people who receive disability benefits, including Supplemental Security Income (SSI). Most people would have to prove their disability… Continue Reading People with disabilities may need to prove more often they need Social Security benefits, under new rules

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The struggle for equality

*This post originally appeared on and was written for the website for the organization Nasty Women Get Shit Done.  We’re grateful that you included respecting people with disabilities among the values that you seek to uphold. The fight for disability rights is part of the larger struggle for equality. People with disabilities strive to achieve the… Continue Reading The struggle for equality