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# disability rights

Last month
May 2024
Checking Privilege: How the European Parliament fails to reflect the diversity of the EU
Investigation by Noteworthy finds disabled people are significantly underrepresented, with little practical support given to improve participation.
DCC to seek legal advice on whether transport plan consultation complied with disability rights
This year
From autism activist to Taoiseach-in-waiting: what do disability advocates think of Simon Harris?
Politicians and activists rally against 'ableist' government proposals on disability allowance
Last year
Minister: 'Around half of under 65s with disabilities in nursing homes are in the best place'
Taoiseach criticised for 'offensive' language after 'slow learners' remark about Sinn Féin
All time
Opinion: 'Housing has been a crisis for disabled people for decades'
James Cawley
'Sarah Jane would like to live independently with support. No such service or plan is possible'
Suzy Byrne
Column: 'We waited for three hours on the side of the road in the dark and cold. I'm sick of it'
Linda Byrne
"We're not looking for something extra or more than - we're looking for same as others"
Tributes paid to 'fearless and brilliant campaigner' Donal Toolan
Joanne O’Riordan: 'I will not allow this government treat me like a second class citizen'
'No more crumbs from the Budget table': wheelchair users stage 72 hour Dáil protest
5,000 march to Leinster House in demand for greater disability rights