Meet the man traveling by wheelchair to advocate for more accessible nature trails

Mackay travellings on the Olympic Discovery Trail near his home in Washington .Image: Courtesy of Ian Mackay Ian Mackay considers himself a cyclist and a birder a nature buff who gets lost on lush roads near his Washington state home for hours every day. But if popular opinion had its way, many people wouldn’t expect…

Police killings: the price of being disabled and black in America

Normal police procedures often force people with physical disabilities to stay closeted, even to themselves. How can there be justice without dealing with the stigma of disability and race? On Sunday morning, Charleena Lyles called the Seattle police to report a burglary. She was a black female, pregnant, the mother of four children( including small…