A Barbie doll with dark hair up in a ponytail with a hearing aid.
Barbie unveils its first doll with hearing aids

Mattel is expanding its Fashionistas line of dolls to represent greater diversity, beginning with a Barbie with hearing aids.

Purple, pink and blue illustration of people. One is in a wheelchair. One has dark glasses.
Exclusive: How do people with disabilities feel about abortion? New poll sheds light for the first time

A new poll on abortion rights conducted by Data for Progress is the first to intentionally include the opinions of Americans with disabilities.

Julie Jennings sits in a powered wheelchair. Strong lighting falls on her from the left. Her right side is in shadow.
Colorado set to become first state with right-to-repair wheelchair law

A bill that would make it easier for users to repair powered wheelchairs themselves has passed the Colorado legislature and awaits the governor’s signature.

Martha Chambers, seen here at her home in Milwaukee, Wis., is seated in a motorized wheelchair
Wisconsin voters with disabilities say their right to vote is at risk

The Wisconsin Supreme Court is poised to rule on the legality of ballot drop boxes, which would impact the ability of residents with disabilities to cast their votes.

Cast and/or crew of Mac & Cheese on the orange carpet at the Easterseals Disability Film Challenge Awards ceremony.
‘Mac & Cheese’ Wins Top Honors at 2022 Easterseals Disability Film Challenge Awards

A time-travel comedy took home the top prize at this year’s Easterseals Disability Film Challenge Awards, which charges filmmakers with completing a short film about disability in just five days.