Gay Pride – and Accessibility

In the article below, Bani Amor from CNN puts forth some excellent ideas about making PRIDE and other events accessible to everyone. We all know there are a lot of things to protest these days. But as the recent PRIDE events have reminded us, there is also much reason to celebrate. As someone who believes in protest as well as celebration, I try to be … Continue reading Gay Pride – and Accessibility

A Stain on Ali Stroker’s Triumphant Evening

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/ali-stroker-tony-disability-community_n_5cfe766be4b0aab91c0966c1 In 1988, when Joseph P. Shapiro was a reporter for U.S. News and World Report, he was asked to write a news story about a gentleman who had won the “Man of the Year” award from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.  “They had put him up in a hotel across the street from the club where he was to be feted,” Mr. Shapiro writes. … Continue reading A Stain on Ali Stroker’s Triumphant Evening