“Disabled, Shunned and Silenced in Trump’s America” – an opinion essay at The New York Times

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“I’m a woman. I’m physically disabled. And I’ve never been more scared than I am right now.

“I sat there staring at my computer screen as the words ‘page not found’ popped up on the White House website. My eyes did a double take and then my heart sank.

“I felt like I’d just been punched in the gut as I realized that the Disabilities section had been removed from the site in the wake of President Trump’s inauguration.”

Click here to continue reading this essay at The New York Times. “Disability is a weekly series of essays, art and opinion by and about people living with disabilities.”

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